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The art of distillation, or A treatise of the choisest spagyricall preparations performed by way of distillation, being partly taken out of the most select chymicall authors of severall languages, and partly out of the authors manuall experience; together with the description of the chiefest furnaces and vessels used by the ancient, and moderne chymists: also, a discourse of divers spagyrical experiments, and curiosities, and of the anatomy of gold and silver, with the chiefest preparations, and curiosities thereof, and vertues, of them all ... Composed by John French ...

The art of distillation, or A treatise of the choisest spagyricall preparations performed by way of distillation, being partly taken out of the most select chymicall authors of severall languages, and partly out of the authors manuall experience; together with the description of the chiefest furnaces and vessels used by the ancient, and moderne chymists: also, a discourse of divers spagyrical experiments, and curiosities, and of the anatomy of gold and silver, with the chiefest preparations, and curiosities thereof, and vertues, of them all ... Composed by John French ...

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Creator: French, John, 1616-1657
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Date: 1651
Publisher: Printed by Richard Cotes, and are to be sold by Thomas Williams
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Description:
Engraved title page set in read and black ink.
Physical Description:
12 p.l., 199, [16] p.
ill.
19 cm.
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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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Object ID: 2037989
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