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Emory Women Writers Resource Project

The Ladies Best Companion, an electronic edition

by Amelia Chambers [Chambers, Amelia]

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collection: Early Modern through the 18th Century

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To fasten such Teeth as are loosened.

Take a handful of the leaves of a damson tree, and boil them in white wine, then strain off the liquor and let it to cool; bottle it up, and wash your mouth with it twice every day until the teeth are fastened.