The Successful Treatment of Frozen Limbs in Russia Early 1800s.
Today’s excerpt comes from The Husbandman and Housewife. The book is exhaustive in terms of breadth and the contents are arranged alphabetically instead of by category. This results in Dressing Fowls immediately preceding Frostbitten Feet. However, after spending time exploring the contents, I have never been so thankful to live in the 21st century – the first aid remedies sprinkled throughout hint to the reader the many, many ailments faced by our Husbandman and Housewife.
Fever – Bilious
Fever – Yellow