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Romany Remedies and Recipes

Romany Remedies and Recipes

by Gypsy Petulengro
     
 

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This antiquarian volume contains a collection of Romany remedies and ointments which constitute the culmination of knowledge passed on to the author by her mother, which had been handed down by her ancestors in turn, for centuries. This volume was written with a view to furnish information and recipes which would give relief or cure to many sufferers. Although old,

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This antiquarian volume contains a collection of Romany remedies and ointments which constitute the culmination of knowledge passed on to the author by her mother, which had been handed down by her ancestors in turn, for centuries. This volume was written with a view to furnish information and recipes which would give relief or cure to many sufferers. Although old, the information contained herein is timeless, and will be of much utility to those with an interest in herbal and alternative healing. This volume would make for a wonderful addition to any bookshelf, and is one not to be missed by the discerning collector. The chapters of this book include: 'Remedies, Embrocations, and Liniments'; 'Recipes; For the Kiddies'; 'Dog Hints'; 'Fishing, Poaching, and other Tricks and Recipes', and 'Fakes'. This volume is being republished now with a specially commissioned new biography of the author.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781846644214
Publisher:
Read Country Book
Publication date:
06/28/2006
Pages:
60
Sales rank:
803,410
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.14(d)

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