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The mirror of the graces; or, the English lady's costume: combining and harmonizing taste and judgment, elegance and grace, modesty, simplicity and economy, with fashion in dress; and adapting the various articles of female embellishments to different ages, forms, and complexions; to the seasons of the year, rank, and situation in life: with useful advice on female accomplishments, politeness, and manners; the cultivation of the mind and the disposition and carriage of the body: offering also the most efficacious means of preserving beauty, health, and loveliness. The whole according with the general principles of nature and rules of propriety
(1811)

Recipes, useful and ornamental,   pp. [217]-234


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spreading it on a piece of leather oiled all
over, and then put to the corn. Wearing it
constantly for some time will eflctualily era-
dicate the corn.
To assuage the raging pain of a Corn by in.
              stant application.
  Take equal parts of a roasted onion and soft
soap, beat them up together, and apply them
to the corn in a linen rag by way of poultice.
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