[Ayesha Mukherjee]: typescript-copy of doctoral thesis, entitled “Food and Dearth in Early Modern England: the Writings of Hugh Platt”. Hugh Platt, or Plat (1552-1608), was an English writer and inventor. He was admitted as a pensioner to St John’s College in 1568 and graduated B.A. in 1572. His most notable works include The Jewell House of Art and Nature (1594) and Floraes Paradise (1608).
294x210 mm. Folio approx.  pages. Paper. Includes College bookplate. Given by Ayesha Mukherjee, 2007.