Item #33232 Entstehung und Ausbreitung der Alchemie. Mit einem Anhange: Zur älteren Geschichte der Metalle. Ein Beitrag zur Kulturgeschichte. Prof. Edmund O. von LIPPMANN.

Entstehung und Ausbreitung der Alchemie. Mit einem Anhange: Zur älteren Geschichte der Metalle. Ein Beitrag zur Kulturgeschichte.

Berlin: Verlag Von Julius Springer, 1919. First Edition. Hardcover. large thick 8vo. xvi + 742 + 2pp ads. Contemporary cloth spine with printed papered boards, original wrappers bound in, marbled page edges, index. One of the great sourceworks on the history of Alchemy. In 1931 and (posthumously) in 1954 two slender volumes that were effectively supplements appeared (Each subtitled "Ein Lese- und Nachschlage-Buch" - "A Reading and Reference Guide"). Duveen 363. From the collection of Robert Oscar Lenkiewicz (1941 - 2002), noted British artist, eccentric, and student and collector of works on Hermetica and the arcane sciences. These are not included. Boards rubbed at lower edges, spine ends and corners a bit chafed, paper lightly browned but otherwise bright and unmarked. Overall a tight and clean VG+ copy. Item #33232

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