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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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Against the yellow Jaudies.

Take an handful of Red-nettle-tops, Plantane, and Saffron, and boil them well in a pint of Ale, then strain it, and drink five or six days thereof, and you will find it a present remedy; let not the cheapness of its ingredients occasion this composition to be slighted.