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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 fine scented Snuff

Take a morter, hold it over the fire till it is warm, put in it a pound of snuff that has been mixed with herbs, when you have melted upon it a few grains of ambergrease, beat the whole. together till it is properly mixed, then rub such as sticks together with your hands till it is soft, fill it up in tin boxes, already prepared for the purpose, and keep it for use.