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Author Sędziwój, Michał, ca. 1556-ca. 1646
Title Novum lumen chymicum. English
A new light of alchymie: [electronic resource] : taken out of the fountaine of nature, and manuall experience. To which is added a treatise of sulphur: / written by Micheel Sandivogius: i.e. anagram matically, divi Leschi genus amo. Also nine books of the nature of things, written by Paracelsus, viz. Of the generations growthes conservations life: death renewing transmutation separation signatures of naturall things. Also a chymicall dictionary explaining hard places and words met withall in the writings of Paracelsus, and other obscure authors. All which are faithfully translated out of the Latin into the English tongue, by J.F. M.D
Imprint London : Printed by Richard Cotes, for Thomas Williams, at the Bible in Little-Britain, 1650
Descript [16], 147, [13], 104, 107-145, [49] p
Series Early English books online
Note A translation of: Sędziwój, Michał. Novum lumen chymicum
J.F. = John French
The words "generations .. death" and "renewing .. signatures" are enclosed in brackets on title page
"Of the nature of things, nine books: written by .. Paracelsus", a translation of part of "Metamorphosis", and "A chymicall dictionary", based on "Dictionarium Theophrasti Paracelsi" by Gerhard Dorn, have separate dated title pages; register re-commences at 2A and 3A respectively; the first work has separate pagination = Thomason E.604[4]; 'A chymicall dictionary' = Thomason E.604[5]
"The chymical dictionary is practically a translation of Dorn's Dictionarium Paracelsi ..."--John Ferguson. Bibliotheca chemica, v. 1, p. 257
Annotation on Thomason copy: "June 26th"
Reproduction of the original in the British Library
Wing (2nd ed.) S2506
Thomason E.604[3]
Thomason E.604[4]
Thomason E.604[5]
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Thomason Tracts ; 93:E604[3],[4],[5]) s1999 miun s
Subject Paracelsus, 1493-1541 -- Early works to 1800
Natural history -- Pre-Linnaen works
Alchemy -- Early works to 1800
Chemistry -- Early works to 1800
Alt Author French, John, 1616-1657
Paracelsus, 1493-1541. Of the nature of things
Dorn, Gerhard, 16th cent. Dictionarium Theophrasti Paracelsi
Vari Title Of the nature of things
Dictionarium Theophrasti Paracelsi
Chymicall dictionary
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