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MS 598

Early 17th Century
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Collection of extracts, transcripts, etc. from the alchemical works of Paracelsus: with other extracts from similar treatises by or attributed to Raymundus Lullius: in Spanish. Contents: Ff. 1-5 PRACELSUS. De spiritibus planetarum [Extract]. 6-86PARACELSUS. De natura rerum. 86-99 PARACELSUS. Extracts from various works. 100-112v PARACELSUS. De la naturaleza del hombre. [De natura hominis]. 112v-125 PARACELSUS Extracts from various works. 125-135 LULLIUS (R.). Epistolla [sic] de acortacion de la piedra de los philosophos. 1 35-138v LULLIUS (R.). Tractado de aguas. 138v-141 LULLIUS (R.) Medicina para sol. 141v-143v [Anon.] Alchemical receipts. 143v-150 LULLIUS (R.) Extracts form various works. 150-158v [RUPESCISSA (J. de)]. De consideratione quintae essentiae. [Extract]. This item is here attributed to Lullius. 158-161v PARACELSUS. Tractato de contracturis. [Extract]. 161v-163v [RUPESCISSA (J. de)]. De consideratione quinate essentiae Further extract. 163v-165 PARACELSUS. Extracts.


Spain, Early 17th Century

Physical description

Material: paper; 1 volumen, 165 ff.; cm dimensions: width 10 1/2 cm, length 14 1/2 cm

Acquisition note

Purchased at Sotheby's 10/6/1931, Lot 510 (Part).

Hand note

There are a few other alchemical receipts in Catalan by different 18th cenury hands


  • Spanish

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