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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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Another Drink useful in Fevers.

Take four handfuls of the leaves of rue, and let them boil in fair water, till the liquor begins to taste strong of the plant; then let it be strained off and sweetened with sugar to the patient's taste.