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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 strengthen the Stomach by an external Application.

Take mint, wormwood, and mugwort, an ounce each, beat them together in a glass or stone mortar, then take a little of the mixture, and lay it upon the stomach when you go to bed.