By Robert M. Schuler
Of curiosity to interdisciplinary historians in addition to these in a number of different fields, this booklet offers the 1st booklet of 14 poems starting from 12 to 3,000 traces. The poems are revealed within the chronological order in their composition, from Elizabethan to Augustan instances, yet 9 of them are verse translations of works from previous classes within the improvement of alchemy. every one has a textual and old creation and explanatory notice by way of the Editor. Renaissance alchemy is said as an incredible aspect within the histories of early sleek technology and drugs. This e-book emphasises those poems’ expression of and shaping impact on spiritual, social and political values and associations in their time too and is an invaluable reference paintings with a lot to provide for cultural experiences and literary reports in addition to technological know-how and history.
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Alchemical Poetry, 1575-1700: From Previously Unpublished Manuscripts (Routledge Library Editions: Alchemy) by Robert M. Schuler