CHARLOTTE SMITH (TURNER)
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An English novelist; born 1749; died 1806. She wrote: "Elegiac Sonnets and Other Essays" (1784); "Emmeline; or, The Orphan of the Castle" (1788); "Ethelinde; or, the Recluse of the Lake" (1789); "Celestina: A Novel" (1791); "Desmond: A Novel" (1792); "The Old Manor-House" (1793); "The Emigrants: A Poem" (1793); "Natural History of Birds" (1807).
By Charles Dudley Warner
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- solution alphanaphthol, balsam tolu, benzoin, copal, oil thyme in ether; applied to skin, the ether evaporates and leaves a thin protective film, like that of collodion. A form of surgical dressing similar to collodion. An antiseptic varnish consisting copal resin, benzoin, balsam tolu, oil of thyme, alpha-naphthol, and ether.