Leuven University Library acquires first edition of Koocboec

The University Library of KU Leuven adds a copy of the 1st edition of the Koocboec to its collection. The acquisition has been financed by the Jan Roegiersfonds, established by the former head librarian of the university.

Garrelt Verhoeven met het 'Koocboec' van Magirus
Garrelt Verhoeven with a copy of the 1st edition of the ‘Koocboec’ of Magirus recently acquired by the KU Leuven. The important cookery book was first printed in Leuven in 1612. – Photo: Rob Stevens – (c) KU Leuven – Foto: Rob Stevens – (c) KU Leuven