Lavender Water and Snail Syrup
Mrs Ambler's Household Book of Georgian Cures and Remedies
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||History Press Limited, The|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $17.95|
| Book Description: |
Elizabeth Ambler started compiling her household book of cures in the early 18th century, including in it treatments which are much older. These intriguing remedies include Sir Walter Raleigh's Receipt against Plague, Viper Broth, Snail Milk Water and Tobacco for the Eyes, as well as Ginger Bread and Apricot Ratafia. In addition to traditional ......