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1 The name now given to Sulphate of lime, including the varieties of Alabaster and Selenite. Plaster of Paris is prepared from it.
2 The method of preparing plaster of Paris.
3 See B. iv. c. 3.
4 See B. iv. c. 3.
5 The same thing, strictly speaking. See Chapter 12 of this Book.
6 See Chapter 45 of this Book.
7 See B. vii. c. 46.
8 Dioscorides says, B. v. c. 134, that, taken internally, it produces suffocation.
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