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" ... old woman comes with a nutshell full of the matter of the best sort of smallpox, and asks what veins you please to have opened. She immediately rips open that you offer to her with a large needle (which gives you no more pain than a common scratch),... "
Forget Not Mee and My Garden
by Peter Collinson - 2002 - 300 pages
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 3

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1879
...scratch — and puts into the vein as much matter as can lie upon the head of her needle, and after that binds up the little wound with a hollow bit of shell ; and in this manner opens four or five veins. The Grecians have commonly the superstition of opening one in the middle of the...
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The Vaccination Inquirer and Health Review, Volume 1; Volume 90

1880
...(which gives you no more pain than a common scratch), and puts into the vein as much venom as can lie upon the head of her needle, and after binds up the...with a hollow bit of shell ; and in this manner opens four w five veins. The Grecians have commonly the superstition of opening one in the middle of the...
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Four Centuries of English Letters: Selections from the Correspondence of One ...

William Baptiste Scoones - English letters - 1880 - 573 pages
...scratch), and puts into the vein as much matter as can lye upon the head of her needle, and after that binds up the little wound with a hollow bit of shell ; and in this manner opens four or five veins. The Grecians have commonly the superstition of opening one in the middle of the...
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Four Centuries of English Letters: Selections from the Correspondence of One ...

William Baptiste Scoones - English letters - 1880 - 573 pages
...scratch), and puts into the vein as much matter as can lye upon the head of her needle, and after that binds up the little wound with a hollow bit of shell ; and in this manner opens four or five veins. The Grecians have commonly the superstition of opening one in the middle of the...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - American literature - 1881
...remtch— and pnts Into the rein as much matter as can lie anon the bead of her Ti"i-cil.-. and Hfl4 r that binds up the little wound with a hollow bit of shell ; and vn this manner openi* (our or five veins. Tlie Grecians have commonly the superstition of opening oue...
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A Text-book of hygiene

George Henry Rohé - 1884 - 324 pages
...scratch — and puts into the vein as much matter as can lie upon the head of her needle, and after that binds up the little wound with a hollow bit of shell; and in this manner opens four or five veins. The Grecians have commonly the superstition of opening one in the middle of the...
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Myths in Medicine and Old-time Doctors

Alfred Charles Garratt - Medical delusions - 1884 - 242 pages
...a common scratch, and puts in as much matter as can lay upon the head of her needle, and after that binds up the little wound with a hollow bit of shell, and in this manner opens four or five veins. The Grecians have commonly the superstition of opening one in the middle of the...
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The Story of a Great Delusion in a Series of Matter-of-fact Chapters

William White - Smallpox - 1885 - 627 pages
...(which gives you no more pain than a common scratch), and puts into the vein as mnch venom as can lie upon the head of her needle, and after binds up the...with a hollow bit of shell; and in this manner opens four or five veins. The Grecians have commonly the superstition of opening one in the middle of the...
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The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Volume 1

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - Authors, English - 1887
...(which gives you no more pain than a common scratch), and puts into the vein as much venom as can lie upon the head of her needle, and after binds up the...with a hollow bit of shell ; and in this manner opens four or five veins. The Grecians have commonly the superstition of opening one in the middle of the...
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History and Pathology of Vaccination, Volume 1

Edgar March Crookshank - Smallpox - 1889 - 145 pages
...(which gives you no more pain than a common scratch), and puts into the vein as much venom as can lie upon the head of her needle, and after binds up the...with a hollow bit of shell ; and in this manner opens four or five veins. The Grecians have commonly the superstition of opening one in the middle of the...
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