The Hermetic Museum
Containing Twenty-Two Most Celebrated Chemical Tracts
ISBN10: 087728928X ISBN13: 9780877289289 Contributors: Waite, Arthur Edward (Editor) Publisher: Weiser Published: Sep 1 1999 Weight: 2.80lbs. Height: 9.75" Width: 6.25" Depth: 2.00" Language: English
This work represents a distinctive school of alchemy it belonged to a period that had inherited a bitter experience of the failures, impostures, and misery surrounding the Magnum Opus and its mystical quest. The treatises contained in this volume are by the authors of historical legend: John de Mehung, Nicholas Flamel, Basil Valentine, Eirenaeus Philalethes, Helvetius, Michael Maier, Michael Sendivogius, Nicholas Barnaud Delphinas, and Basilius Valentinus. Illustrated.