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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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68 to it 4 spoonfulls of honey, & 4 of Salett oyle, & take it as a Clister./ - ^ 237 An oyntment for the Co:l: Same P Take of the Iuce of Cellindine 4 spoonfulls, of Pidgeons dung newly made an ounce of sweet creame 3 spoon = fulls, mix all the s an anoynt the place greeved 3 times, & lay on it a peece of thin lawne, or cambricke./ - ^ 238 for the ills ouer of sweaty feet S Take allome & burne it, & strew of powder of it thick in your stockins, changing th em euery other day. ^ 239 for the same S Take Mullet leaues & wear next your feet./ 240 Mullet Oyntment S Take of leaues of Mullett & bruise th em , & mince th em , & take to a great handfull of th es , halfe a p oun d of unsalt = ed butter, role them in balls, & let them stand in a celler ten daies, then melt it & straine it. th is is good for th e
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