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14th Century Italian pharmacy, little changed from the Arab original, a druggist dispenses theriac, a potion from more than 100 ingredients and used for centuries in Europe as a poison antidote and cure-all. The front counter folded up at night to help protect the expensive drugs from thieves.
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