Detail View: LUNA: Folger Manuscript Transcriptions Collection: Receipt book [manuscript].

Digital Image File Name: 
123196
Source Call Number: 
V.a.140
Source Title: 
Receipt book [manuscript].
Source Created or Published: 
compiled ca. 1600
Physical Description: 
folio 11 verso || folio 12 recto
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
Hamnet Catalog Link: 
http://hamnet.folger.edu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?BBID=231384
Transcription: 
folio 12 recto 12 *To drawe a arrow head or other yron out of a wounde Take the iuyce of Valeriane, in the which yow shall weat a tente, and put it into the wounde, layenge the sayde herbe stamped vpon it, then make your byndynge or bande, as it appertayneth, & by this meanes ye shall Drawe out the yron, . And after heale the wounde accordinge as it shall require. * Agaynsyt the biting of all venomous beastes As soone as the person feeleth hymselfe bitten, with any venomous beaste, take greene leaues of a fig tree, and prese the milke of them, thre or foure tymes into the wounde, And for this serueth all so mustard seede mingled with vineiger. * To make glue or past that holdeth as fast as a naile Take Pixe Greca, and Rosen and the pouder of burned Bricke, and mingle all together, and hete it when yow will occupye it, & when it is cold it will holde as fast as a nayle. * To make hennes laye egges all the winter. Take the toppes of Nettles when they begin to haue seede and drye them, and geue the hennes a little of it with Brane and hemp seede, and they shall laye veuerye daye an egge 23
Credit: 
Transcriptions made by Shakespeare’s World volunteers (shakespearesworld.org), participants in EMROC classes and transcribathons (emroc.hypotheses.org), participants in Folger paleography classes and transcribathons, and Folger docents.