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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 recover the Colour of Nails, that have become black by bruising.

Mix two scruples of flour of sulphur, with two drams of capons grease, and the same quantity of oil of camo- | | 165 mile; put to it a dram of the. oil of roses, and a few grains of cummin-seed; mix the whole together, and lay a small bit on leather, which. must be put to the nails when you go to bed.