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Rosa Anglica (Author: [unknown])

section 32


These things are good in those two cases: coral, pure silver,297 pearls, borage, bugloss, saffron, burnt ivory, melissa, lingua avis, spikenard, and lignum aloes. Of compound things, there are cold and hot; the following are the cold composites: syrup of roses, and of violets, and nenuphar; diatrionsantalon; sugar of roses, and of violets; and diadragacanthum frigidum. The following are the hot compound things: diamargariton, mithridatum, and rosata novilla. The following are the temperate composites: diaboraginatum,298 diarrhodon abatis.