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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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For a Whitloe.

Beat a dozen of snails in a stone morter, then lay them on a piece of leather and apply them to the parts affected, keeping the plaister to it about twenty hours, when you take it off you may put another to it of the same, unless the pain be removed.