The Alchemy Reader
From Hermes Trismegistus to Isaac NewtonBook - 2003
Ranging from the pre-Christian era to Robert Boyle and Isaac Newton at the end of the seventeenth century, this Reader covers a broad range of alchemical authors and works. Organized chronologically, it includes around thirty selections in authoritative but lightly-modernized versions. The selections will provide the reader with a basic introduction to the field and its interdisciplinary links with science and medicine, philosophy, religion, and literature and the arts.
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, c2003
ISBN: 0521796628 (pbk.)
Branch Call Number: 540.112 ALC
Characteristics: vi, 260 p. : ill. ; 26 cm