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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 make a Powder of the same Nature.

Take an equal quantity of the following articles, so as the whole does not exceed a pound, viz. Lavender, white sanders, basil, marjoram, cypress, calamus, calaminat, benjamin, orrice storax and cloves; mingle with them a handful of dried leaves of roses, put them in a bag and let them lay among the linen.