AMBIX. The Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry. Vol. XXVIII, No. 2. July 1981. Dr. W. H. BROCK.

AMBIX. The Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry. Vol. XXVIII, No. 2. July 1981.

Cambridge: W. Heffer & Sons LTD., 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Small quarto journal. Original printed wrappers. 60pp. Ambix is the beautifully-produced journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry (SHAC). "Founded in 1937, SHAC has consistently maintained the highest standards of scholarship in all aspects of the history of alchemy and chemistry from early times to the present." Articles: Dr Thomas Beddoes at Oxford: Radical Politics in 1788-1793 and the Fate of the Regius Chair in Chemistry. By Trevor H. Levere, Experiments with Time: Progress and Problems in the Development of Chemical Kinetics. By M. Christine King, Styles of Language and Modes of Chemical Thought. By A. M. Duncan. Reviews of Books: Justus von Liebig “Hochwohlgeborner Freyherr”. Die Briefe an Georg von Cotta. Edited by Andreas Kleinert, Science and Civilisation in China. Vol. 5: Chemistry and Chemical Technology. Part IV. Spagyrical Discovery and Invention. By Joseph Needham, Ho Ping-Yü, Lu Gwei-Djen and Nathan Sivin, Alchemy: the Philosopher’s Stone. By Alison Coudert, Sol und Luna. Literar- und alchemiegeschichtliche Studien zu einem altdeutschen Bildgedicht. By Joachim Telle, L’Immaginazione Alchemica. By Arturo Schwarz, The Chemical Theatre. By Charles Nicholl, Paracelsus in der deutschen Romantik. By Kurt Goldammer, Het Gezelschap der Hollandsche Scheikundigen. By H. A. M. Snelders, Stephen Hales: Scientist and Philanthropist. By D. G. C. Allen and R. E.
Schofield, Lexikon des Mittelalters. Vol. I. Edited by Liselotte Lutz et al, Science, Pseudo-Science and Society. Edited by P. Hanen, M. J. Osler and R. G. Weyant. Fine Condition. Item #34329

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