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The Gentlewoman's Companion: or, A Guide to the Female Sex, an electronic edition

by Hannah Woolley [Woolley, Hannah, fl. 1670]

date: 1675
source publisher: Printed by A. Maxwell for Edward Thomas
collection: Early Modern through the 18th Century

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A well-tried Medicine for the Corns on the Feet or Toes.

Pare your Corns well, then take a black snail and bruise it, and put a drop or two thereof on the place grieved; adding thereto a little powder of Samphire; this I can assure with constant use in a little time will take away the Corn.