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Photo Gallery: 2011 Shakespeare's Birthday Lecture



Wendy Wall on Food for Thought: Shakespeare and the Art of the Kitchen


See many of the recipe books that Wendy Wall refers to in her 2011 Birthday Lecture. Many of them were on exhibit that night in Beyond Home Remedy.




Francis Wheatley. Helena and Count Bertram before the King of France. Oil on canvas, 1793
 

Girolamo Ruscelli. Secreti. Part 1. English. London, 1568
 

Sarah Longe. Mrs. Sarah Longe her receipt booke. Manuscript, ca. 1610
 

Grenville Family. Cookery and medicinal recipes of the Granville family. Manuscript, ca. 1640-ca. 1750


Lettice Pudsey. Cookery book of Lettice Pudsey. Manuscript, ca. 1675
 

Hannah Woolley. The queen-like closet, or Rich cabinet. London, 1675
 

Jane Dawson. Cookbook of Jane Dawson. Manuscript, late 17th century
 

Mary Baumfylde. Medicinal and cookery recipes of Mary Baumfylde. Manuscript, 1626


Jane Dawson. Cookbook of Jane Dawson. Manuscript, late 17th century
 

Penelope Patrick. Receipt book of Penelope Jephson. Manuscript, 1671 and 1674/75
 

Hannah Woolley. The compleat servant-maid; or, The young maidens tutor. London, 1683
 

Hannah Woolley. The queen-like closet, or Rich cabinet. London, 1675




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