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Aurifontina chymica; or a collection of fourteen small treatises concerning the first matter of philosophers, for the discovery of their (hitherto so much concealed) mercury ... / [John Frederick Houpreght].

  • Houpreght, John Frederick
Date
1680
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

London : William Cooper, 1680.

Physical description

22 unnumbered pages, 272 pages, 4 unnumbered pages ; (24mo)

Notes

Probably compiled and edited by William Cooper, the publisher. Cf. J. Ferguson. Bibliotheca chemica, vol. 1., p. 58
Includes treatises by Bernardus Trevirensis, N. Flamel, R. Lull, G. Ripley
Copy 1 Note: Publisher's list at end. Usually attributed to Houpreght, who signed the dedication, but this seems to belong to the first tract, a translation by H., and Ferguson suggests W. Cooper as the real compiler.

References note

Wing H294I
Ferguson i.57
ESTC R31127
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), H2941

Languages

  • English

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    EPB/A/29485

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