Franklin

The warming stone : Excellent helps really found out, tried, and had, by a warming stone in his case, which not costing much, will save much cost in fire, and withall avoyd the danger of fire: and likewise is very usefull and comfortable for the colds of aged and sicke people, and for women with child, and in child-bed: as also for fluxes, rheumes, colicks, ruptures, or any cold disease: and for those that in beds, studies, shops, ships, churches, or elsewhere, have need of heate, yet cannot conveniently make use of fire: and likewise for the poore, when having no fire of their owne, they may borrow the heating of this stone at a neighbours fire, if his charity be not altogether cold. These stones with their cases are to be sold at [blank] where more particular satisfaction may be had of the contents of the booke.

Author/Creator:
Carew, Richard, Sir, -1643?.
Publication:
London : Printed by R[ichard] H[odgkinson] for Iohn Bartlet, at the signe of the gilt Cup in Pauls Church-yard, neere S. Augustines Gate, 1640.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource ([2], 8 [id est 6] pages)
Series:
Early English books online
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Subjects:
Space heaters -- Early works to 1800.
Traditional medicine -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Notes:
By Sir Richard Carew.
Printer's name from STC.
P. 6 misnumbered 8.
Identified as STC 25075 on UMI microfilm.
Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.
Pages creased with slight loss of text; A4 mutilated.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 1015:1) s1999 miun s
Cited in:
STC (2nd edition) 4615.5.
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Restricted for use by site license.