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D.O.M.A. Alchymia Andreae Libavii, recognita, emendata, et aucta, tum dogmatibus et experimentis nonnullis; tum commentario medico physico-chymico: qui exornatus est variis instrumentorum chymicorum picturis; partim aliunde translatis, partim planè novis ... : praemissa defensione artis opposita censurae Parisianae.

  • Libavius, Andreas, -1616
Date:
M.D.VI. [i.e. 1606]
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Also known as

Alchemia. Latin
Commentariorum alchymiae

Publication/Creation

Francofurti : Excudebat Joannes Saurius, impensis Petri Kopffii, M.D.VI. [i.e. 1606]

Physical description

20 unnumbered pages, 196 pages, 12 unnumbered pages; 10 unnumbered pages, 402 pages; 192 pages, 10 unnumbered pages : engr. title page, woodcuts, illustrations ; (folio)

Notes

At head of titles: D.O.M.A
Parts [2] and [3] have special title pages: Commentariorum alchymiae ... pars prima[-secunda], with engraved title vignettes, separate paging and signatures (each part beginning with 2A). Part 1 undated, part 2 dated 1606. "All three parts were almost certainly issued together"--Duveen
First issued 1597, with variant sub-title
Includes indexes
Signatures: A-T⁶; 2A-3K⁶ 3L-3M⁴; 2A(2nd)-2R⁶ (R6 is blank leaf)
Pictorial titlepage, engraved; head- and tailpieces, initials

Bibliographic information

"Autores in hoc opere adhibiti: Part 1, p. 69-70

References note

Cole, W. Chem. lit 828-830
Ferguson, J. Bib. chemica II:31
Duveen, D.I. Alchemica et chemica p. 537

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  • Latin


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    EPB/D/3776/1
  • Copy 2

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    EPB/D/3776/2

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