Friday, June 14, 2013

1677 Medicine in Massachusetts

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Printer's device of Swiss Medical printer Johann Frobenius, by Hans Holbein the Younger, c. 1523

For a Spraine
Take stronge beere este & honye, of equall quantyty & boyle them to the Consistanty of honye & so apply it hott to ye place greeved.

Zerobabel Endecott (c 1635-1684). Synopsis Medicinae. ed George Francis Dow. 1914 Reprint of 1677 Manuscript. Salem, Massachusetts..