Batman vppon Bartholome his booke De proprietatibus rerum, newly corrected, enlarged and amended: with such additions as are requisite, vnto euery seuerall booke: taken foorth of the most approued authors, the like heretofore not translated in English. Profitable for all estates, as well for the benefite of the mind as the bodie. 1582.
Bartholomaeus, Anglicus, 13th cent., Trevisa, John, d. 1402., Batman, Stephen, d. 1584.

Of Yrachite. cap. 102.

YRachites is a stone, the man that bea∣reth it shall not be bit wish any flies, neither stung with Bées, as Dioseorides saith. And so men wéene, that it helpeth against venim.

(*That is when he can get such a stone, that hath such a vertue.)