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Rosa Anglica (Author: [unknown])

section 26


Then make an emplaister round the member, with mustard, and honey, and rue, and coarse salt;626 or let it be compounded of hot gums gathered in one place; such as galbanum, opopanacum, serapinum, bdelium, myrrh, masdix, laudanum, euphorbium, castoreum, and other gums, and the like. Make a bath627 for the sick man then with the following herbs: sage, and wood sage (lavendula), primrose, penny royal, yellow flag, hoarhound, fennel, nettle, camomile, and ground ivy.