The collection consists of 4 manuscripts: a book of "receipts" for common ailments and common recipes; the manuscript has
some pages inserted. A manuscript of questions and answers; the book is turned upside down to read the questions and the answers.
It also has clippings pasted onto the flyleaf and the first pages. On the cover is stamped: B.M.E. Riddles &c. A letter and
accompanying price listsent by William Pamplin, nursey and seedsman, to a client. And lastly, a group of 17 police reports
to the London Metropolitan Police Commissioners on improving the security of houses against burglars.
0.21 Linear Feet
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