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[Alchemical miscellany]

[Alchemical miscellany]

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Date: [ca. 1550]
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Description:
Written throughout by one, perhaps two, hands in mid-sixteenth-century italic.
In case with original, badly wormed, binding and endpapers.
Abstract:
Paper codex in Latin, Italian, and Spanish
Front pastedown: [This page and the recto of the facing front flyleaf are covered with small ink drawings of alchemical apparatus, mostly flasks and other glasswork on the left page, similar equipment, as well as a ""Bain-Marie"" and a large furnace on the facing right page, each drawing labeled. Verso of the front flyleaf is blank.]
Compiled by Johannes Baptista F----- probably a Genoese connected with the Franciscan Order.
Physical Description:
[277] ff.
205 x 150 mm.
ill.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Book of Secrets: Alchemy
Exhibition Note:
Book of Secrets: Alchemy and the European Imagination, 1500-2000
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2037173
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