The Diet of Worms, 1521. The Emperor Charles V presiding. Co
The Diet of Worms, 1521. Imperial diet of the Holy Roman Empire. It is most memorable for the Edict of Worms which addressed Martin Luther and the effects of the Protestant Reformation. The Emperor Charles V presiding. Colored engraving.
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Advert for the Ministry of Food 1942
'Home-guards of health'. Of course you don't want to be a food crank. But it is useful to know that there are certain homely foods that can do a marvellous job of protecting you and your family against illness. Enlist these ' home guards' in your diet, and keep them regularly on duty!
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Manual of Workhouse Cookery, cover
The cover of a well used copy of the Manual of Workhouse Cookery, marked 'Matron's Use' in the top left corner. The book was published in 1901 alongside a major revision of workhouse diets.
© Mary Evans / Peter Higginbotham Collection
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