Lexicon:Brimstone and treacle

From WikiPOBia

Jump to: navigation, search
Term: brimstone and treacle
References: Master and Commander, page 272
Post Captain, page 18
Meaning: A laxative; also used as a spring tonic for children.

Additional information

Maturin's Medicine — This article is based on information from Maturin's Medicine, compiled and edited by Kerry Webb, with the help of a number of contributors.

Personal tools