Reference numberRB/2/8
Previous numbersMS/41
TitleMedical commonplace book used by Boyle and Lady Ranelagh.
Date1658 - 1678
DescriptionComprises miscellaneous medicinal recipes, often with the informant who provided them identified, including Mr Hollyer (fols. 7, 13), Gerard Boate (fols. 10, 28, 32v, 62), Mr Hartlib (fol. 13), Lady Barrington (fol. 18), Dr Rugely (fol. 23v), Mr Stubbe (f
Extent96 folios
Access statusOpen
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