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

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Receipt book [manuscript].
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image rotated 90� clockwise
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compiled ca. 1600
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folio 19 verso || folio 20 recto
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FSL collection
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Sir Iohn Savile his medicine for an ague. folio 20 recto 20 * A medycen for a soare throate. Take two handfulls of woodbyne leaves, one handfull of sage, asmuche of Rybworthe, of plantyne, of blacke burie leaves, the lyke quantety of the toppes of Rosemarie, and also the toppes of lavender. Boyle all thees togeather in a convenyent quantetie of fayre runninge water: And first, put therein asmuche good hunnye, as will make the water sweete, likewise a pynte of whitte wyne, and a peece or two of white Allome, / And when it hath well boyled all togeather, strayne it through a cleane lynninge cloath, reserving the water thereof to vse it when occasion shall serve, gargazing it in your throate morninge and eveninge when you goe to bedde, and it will surely helpe you. 20 37
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