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A boocke of very good medicines for seueral deseases, wounds, and sores both new and olde [manuscript].
Packer, Katherine, fl. 1639.
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9: m r gilolimes medicines a medicine to cleanes ^ :19: P on from the stone Take a q uar ter of a p in t of renish wine & the Iuice of a lemmon & on ounce of oile of sweet almonds newly drawne & as much sugar as will Please your taste drinke this once a mounth line divider P a very good medicine to annoint the smale pox to keepe the face ^ 20: m: from holes Take halfe a p in t of whit wine & as much sweet butter as a wall nut & put in it a littell suger bea ten fine heate this ouer the fire & beat them well together & an noint the partyes face with this but not tell the spotes haue bin com forth 9 dayes line divider ^ 21: m: to make childrens teeth grow with littell paine hang about the [tooth] necke awoules tooth that the child may rub the goomes tharew i th
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