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Edited by Deborah BalmuthProfessional assistance from Shaitoya de la Tour Cover and text design by Susan Bernier (based on an original design by Carol Jessop, Black Trout Design)Cover illustration by Laura TedeschiText production by Susan Bernier and Erin LincourtDrawings by Randy Mosher, Sarah Brill, and Laura TedeschiIndexed by Randl W. Ockey, Writeline Literary ServicesCopyright © 1998 by Joyce A. WardwellAll rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced without written permission from the publisher, except by areviewer who may quote brief passages or reproduce illustrations in a review with appropriate credits; nor may any partof this book be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any meanselectronic,mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwithout written permission from the publisher. The information in this book is true and complete to the best of our knowledge. All recommendations are made without guarantee on the part of the author or Storey Books. The author and publisher disclaim any liability in connection with the use of thisinformation. For additional information please contact Storey Books, Schoolhouse Road, Pownal, Vermont 05261.Storey Books are available for special premium and promotional uses and for customized editions. For further information, please call Storey's Custom Publishing Department at 1-800-793-9396.Printed in the United States by R.R. Donnelley10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication DataWardwell, Joyce A., 1958-The herbal home remedy book : simple recipes for tinctures, teas, salves, tonics, and syrups / Joyce A. Wardwell. p. cm.Includes bibliographical references and index.ISBN 1-58017-016-1 (pbk. : alk. paper)1. HerbsTherapeutic use. I. Title.RM666.H33W36 1998615´.321dc21 97-40538CIP