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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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An admirable Remedy Against Kibed Heels a certain Remedy.

Make a hole in the top of a Turnip, take out some of the pith, & pour into the hold oyl of Roses, then stop the hole close, and roast it under hot Embers; when it is soft, apply it Plaisterwise to the Kibe as hot as can be endured.