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Central and Western New York Region: Martha Lloyd and the Chawton Kitchen (Virtual)

Dec 11

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Regency Foodways from an Original Source

51wOEprOrGL. SX390 BO1204203200 Who was Martha Lloyd, and why was she so important to Jane Austen? Regional member A. Marie Sprayberry will present a look at an amazing new resource that will answer these questions and more: Martha Lloyd's Household Book, The Original Manuscript From Jane Austen's Kitchen. JASNA's own Julienne Gehrer provided the introduction and an annotated transcription for this beautiful new book from the Bodleian Library, which provides an intriguing look at Regency foodways and food preparation. How was Regency cooking similar to ours? How was it different?

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