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The secrets of Albertus Magnus : of the vertues of herbs, stones, and certain beasts. Whereunto is newly added, a short discourse of the seven planets, governing the nativities of children. Also a book of the same author, of the marvellous things of the world, and of certain things, caused of certain beasts.

  • Albertus, Magnus, Saint, 1193?-1280
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About this work


London : Printed by M.H. and J.M. and are to be sold by J. Wright, J. Clarke, W. Thackeray, & T. Passinger, [1691?]

Physical description

128 unnumbered pages ; 15 cm (8vo)


Collation includes preliminary blank leaf
A translation of the author's De virtutibus herbarum, lapidum, & animalium quorundam libellus, and his De mirabilibus mundi, ac de quibusdam effectibus causatis à quibusdam animalibus
Copy 1 Supplier/Donor: A.R. Heath Note: Preliminary blank leaf wanting. Binding: Modern calf. Repairs to corners of first two leaves. Ownership inscriptions of “Francis Griffits” dated 1700.

References note

Wing (2nd ed.) A875J
ESTC R204319
Wing (2nd ed., 1994), A875J


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