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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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19 of oile delay lastly put tharein 4 ounces of fine whit turpintine boile al thess together & stir them continewally with diligence & when you woulde know whether it is inough put a litell in colde water & if it be soe hard that it cleaueth not to your fingers then it is well other wise it must boile longer after take it from the fire & powre it in to a greate bason of water & when it is coole that you may handle it annoint your hands with oile of cammimell o roses & worcke it well 3 or 4 howres & lay it vp in a cleane vessell it will keepe good many yeares & bee as good as at the first day if you will you may make it vp in roules & soe keepe it very close. this is good to ease the goute good also against the siati ca & the noli me tangere line divider
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