“Apium is good for lunatyke Folke yf it be bounde to the pacyentes heed with a Lynen clothe dyed reed,” etc.
Also the China Capt. gave me a peec of China Lynen to mak breeches of, etc.
Lynen Ly·nen (lē'nən, lü'-), Feodor. 1911-1979. German biochemist. He shared a 1964 Nobel Prize for research on cholesterol and fatty acid metabolism.