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// An oynement for þe same. Tak half a pond of sope. and

half a pond of hony. and half a ponde of boris grece and

make þerof an oynement and anoynte þe sore er þu ley on þe

þe[sic] plaster/

An oynement // Tak saueyne and violettis ana.

with swynis grece and grynd hem to gedre in a mortier and

þanne put hem togedre in an erthene potte and set it .3. wykis

in a bed of straw. than tak a basyne & set it in a panne with

water ouer þe fier but loke þer kome no water in þe basyn/ þanne

put alle þe thyngis a fore sayd in þe basyn whil it is hoot

and let hem dissolue þerin/ and þanne streyne al thorgh a

a [sic] cloth and kepe it for it is a good oynement for brussure

and for the rennynge gowte./

To make yren hard

// Tak olde schoun & brenne hem and mak of hem poudir

al so schepis hornis in þe same maner. / thanne tak saude-

ver/ and of þese poudris tak a lich moch and medle hem

to gedre./ thane tak blak sope & ley on þe metall þe thik-

nesse of a straw and þanne ley upon þe poudres a boue þe

sope. and ley þin yren so dyght upon þe fier til it be

red hot/ thane quench it in watir/ And gif þu wilt haue

it ryght hard ley on þe more of þi poudris./

Pro gonoroica passione

//Recipe cinamoni .12. dimidium. {2 drachma}. 5. dimidium/

piperis nigri .1. dimidium gariofilii .6. dimidium anisi .2. dimidium galange

.4. dimidium tormentillis .4. dimidium mente sicce ad pondus omni & fiet

puluer & detur pacienti ad comedendum in omni cibo & potu./

Pro labiis

// Suctus pastinate. mel. Litargium. vel thus/

et fiet vnguentum cum predictis & sanabuntur./

 

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