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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 pectoral Pills for an Asthma.

Mix of orrice, liquorice, and powder of elecampane, each one scruple; two scruples of sugar candy, and half a scruple of flower of benjamin; put to these as much balsam of sulphur as will make it into pills; then take three in the morning and the same number when you go to bed.