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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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93 water an then put into the water as much mor sage an this doe 3 times then strain it an seep it for use warme it an so bath the raw part of the body./ - mrs tassels caudle take some rie meale an w he n your beer is skimed clean put in some of it an boile it as you would doe an oatemeale cawdle but not so thick boile a mace in ? an if you put in a little suger it will doe well that as the parties like this is to be taken if any part of the afterbirth should stay behind it is best to give it 24 houres after delivery lest itt cause a flood or a loosness but for that as the party is inclind doe with discretion if you cannot get ground rie beat some of the corne
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