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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 excellent Eye-water

Take three spoonsful of eye-bright water, and the same quantity of rose-water, put to it as much sugar candy sifted, as will lye on a silver threepence, with an equal quantity of sifted aloes, shake them all together in a bottle, and anoint the eyes with the water when you go to bed.