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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 cure inward Bruises.

Take two drams of white sugar candy, one dram of sperma ceti, when you have grinded them together, take as much balsam of syrup, as is necessary to make it into pills, then beat the whole in a morter with a warm pestle, and take four of the pills at different times of the day.