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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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An Electuary for a violent Asthama.

Take half an ounce of liquorice powder, four ounces of purified honey, flower of sulphur, aniseed, and elecampane, each three drams; mix all these together, and take about the quantity of a nutmeg three or four times a day.