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In the preface, the qualities of the drug called Catholicon are extolled.
I fell to drinking with a Doctor Tom De Quincey, Who claimed he'd found the one and true catholicon For palsy, gout, apoplexy, rabies, quinsy, And every other ailment in the lexicon.
Houle's introduction to solmization also provides background necessary for modern singers to face the thorny problems of interpretation posed by Ockeghem's catholicon.