The Secrets Of Alchemy

Author: Lawrence Principe
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226682951
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An accessible history of alchemy by a leading world authority explores its development and relationship with myriad disciplines and pursuits, tracing its heyday in early modern Europe while profiling some of history's most colorful ...

The Book Of The Secrets Of Alchemy

Author: Constantino de Pisa
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9789004092884
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The "Liber secretorum alchimie" is an attempt to introduce alchemy into Aristotle's science: manipulating metals, astronomy, astrology, geography and even theology are combined in these lecture notes taken by a 13th century medical student ...

The Philosopher S Stone

Author: Peter Marshall
Publisher: Pan Publishing
ISBN: 9780330489102
Size: 38.46 MB
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Alchemy is an ancient, but still practised, science. Peter Marshall investigates the realities behind the mythology of alchemy and searches for evidence of the element which can make it a reality, the legendary Philosopher's Stone.

A Subtle Allegory

Author: Michael Maier
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781539422655
Size: 15.30 MB
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Instructing the reader thus through metaphor and veil, Maier hopes to allow those with the wisdom to understand the content to practice this art for spiritual and medicinal purposes. The occult trappings of this work are quite fantastical.

Secrets Of The Alchemists

Author: Time-Life Books
Publisher: Time Life Medical
Size: 39.25 MB
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An illustrated survey & history of alchemy & alchemists both past and present including the rich contributions from the Orient and the contributions on the path to modern medicine.