Collection: Chaston Chapman Brewing

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Title: Chaston Chapman Brewing

Level: Collection 

Classmark: Chaston Chapman Brewing

Persistent link: https://library.leeds.ac.uk/special-collections-explore/43218 

Collection group(s): Cookery Collection

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Description

Mr Chaston Chapman collected works for two libraries; his working library, based at his laboratory in London, and a private, historical collection. Subjects include brewing and the brewing industry, wine and winemaking, beer, distillation and distilling industry, drinking customs, liquors, ciders and whiskey, and legal issues surrounding alcohol. The brewing section represents part of Mr Chaston Chapman's library, along with the Chaston Chapman Royal Society collection, which concerns books of a more scientific nature. The collection contains works on brewing and alcohol which date from 1578, with A Perfite platforme of a Hoppe Garden, to 1986.

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