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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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10 ^ or P when you make the first pape for the childe the mother must milke therein a littel of her milke & let the childe eate it & the teeth will grow with out paine probatum est line divider 22: m: to cause breasts to continew ^ smale [take] boile currence & wine together & then distill them & with this water annoint the breastes 8 dayes after other euery yeare 8 dayes herein may be washed young whelpes which you desire should wax no bigger line divider 13: ^ for the cough in young children annoint his brest with the grease of a picarell line divider 24: m: for runing or ishuing wounds S burn straburye [.] leaues to ashes and strew it in the wounds
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