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Rosa Anglica (Author: [unknown])

section 14


The third of the above-mentioned thing is carried out by a paucity of food and drink, and a diet that makes for dryness, and contains some comforting specific for the nerves, such as the brain of a hare, and thyme, hyssop, pepper, pelletory, or the broth of an old cock which shall be driven about599 till it is buried.