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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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21 & for thrusts you must not tente them vnless thay matter or run afore you vse this but only lay this on it & lightly 2 Plaisters are sufficint to to heale it or any other sores or swelling but if the deade flesh be in any other sore before this be layed on it this will not destroy the same but will suffer it to increase no more. line divider when you lay this saule or plaister vp you must put the same in oiled paper or oiled leather for it will keepe the better from mice & lay it out of the winde or ayre as the author sath line divider 51: An excell ent water : Take a gallon of good Red gasskin wine ginger galgingall cinamound nutmeggs graine Cloues anniceeds fenell seeds Caraway seeds of each a dram then take Red mint Roses time pellatary of the wall Rosemary wilde time camimell Lauender of each on handfull bray them all & the spices afore sade
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