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Pender, Eales Prescribed remedy for an ailment

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00691 Author/Creator: Pender, Eales Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Autograph document Date: 1702 Pagination: 1 p. + docket 16.4 x 21.1 cm

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.00691 Author/Creator: Pender, Eales Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Autograph document Date: 1702 Pagination: 1 p. + docket 16.4 x 21.1 cm

Summary of Content: Dr. Pender's cure consists of "anniseeds, sweel fennel seeds, dill seed. . . root of white saxifrage," along with "crabs Eyes, the seeds of wild briar hens & jaw bone of a pike." This mixture is to be ingested the day before and after the new and full moons.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Health and MedicalDrugsDiet and nutrition

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