Category: Alchemy


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Atomic Artillery; modern alchemy for everyman.

By: ROBERTSON, John Kellock.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York:, D. Van Nostrand, (1937).,

8vo. xiv, 177 pp. 26 figs. (some on plates), 3 tables, index; noticeable soiling to some pages. Gray black and scarlet stamped cloth; soiled, rubbed. Good. View more info

Das Buch der Grossen Chemiker. 1, Von Zosimos bis Schönbein [2, Von Liebig bis Arrhenius.] Unter Mitwirkung namhafter Gelehrter ... [2 volumes].

By: BUGGE, Günther (ed.) (1885-1944).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: [Berlin?]:, Verlag Chemie; Weinheim: Bergstr., 1961., 1961

2 volumes. 8vo. XII, 496; X, 559 pp. Illus.: 68 + 78, indexes. Cloth, dust-jacket; jacket extremities showing a bit of wear, but scarce in jackets. Originally issued in 1929, a standard collection of biographies of great alchemists and chemists throughout history. View more info

Die Gerätschaft der Chymischen Kunst: Der Traktat „De Sceuastica Artis" des Andreas Libavius Von 1606; Übersetzung, Kommentierung und Wiederabdruck.

By: MEITZNER, Bettina.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Stuttgart:, Steiner, 1995., 1995

Facsim. Series: Boethius, band 34. 8vo. xviii, 307, 71-179 pp. Illus. Tan printed wrappers. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 3515066721 View more info

Les Alchimistes Grecs, Publiés sous le patronage de l'Union Académique Internationale. Tome I: Papyrus de Leyde, Papyrus de Stockholm, Fragments de Recettes.

By: HALLEUX, Robert.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Paris:, Les Belles Lettres, 1981., 1981

Volume 1. Greek text, with French translation on facing page. 8vo. xv, 235 pp. Series: Collection des Universités de France. Text in French. Black-stamped yellow cloth. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 2251000038 View more info

Magic into science. The story of Paracelsus....


Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York:, Henry Schuman, (1951)., 1951

209 x 145 mm. 8vo. x, 360 pp. Frontis., 11 figs. on plates, chronology, index. Quarter cloth, dust-jacket; head of jacket and spine frayed. Ownership rubber stamps. Very good. View more info

The alchemists.

By: TAYLOR, F. Sherwood.

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York:, Collier Books, (1962)., 1962

Small 8vo. 192 pp. Printed wrappers. Ownership signature on half-title. Fine. View more info

The Goldmakers. 10,000 years of alchemy.


Price: $85.00

Publisher: London & Brussels,, (1948)., 1948

First edition. 8vo. viii, 301 pp. 24 illus., bibliog., index. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Fine First Edition. View more info

Image for [Hebrew:] Melitsath [Greek:] kai Herme?neia. Das ist ein Onomasticum und Interpretatio oder auszfu?hrliche Erklerung . . . ¶ [bound with:] [Greek title: Megale? chymia], vel Magna alchymia. . .

[Hebrew:] Melitsath [Greek:] kai Herme?neia. Das ist ein Onomasticum und Interpretatio oder auszfu?hrliche Erklerung . . . ¶ [bound with:] [Greek title: Megale? chymia], vel Magna alchymia. . .

By: Thurneisser, Leonhart [Thurneysser] zum Thurn.

Price: $7,500.00

Publisher: Berlin:, Nikolaus Voltz, 1583., 1583

Two volumes in one. Folio. 368 x 238 millimeters. Melitsah: [*]2, )(2, *2, A-Zz2, a2. Megale: [*]2, )(2, ()2, A-Nn2. [Lacks index at the end, as usual (six leaves).] Pagination: [12], 188; [12], 144 pp. Both titles in red and black in fine woodcut borders, two woodcut portraits of Thurneysser, and numerous woodcuts, figures and tables, typesetting in numerous languages. The Melitsah has the two folding woodcut plates "Tabula Quarundam Syllabarum" & Tafel etlicher... View more info