AMBIX. The Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry Vol. XXIX, No. 2. July 1982. Dr. W. H. BROCK.

AMBIX. The Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry Vol. XXIX, No. 2. July 1982.

Cambridge: W. Heffer & Sons LTD., 1982. First Edition. Softcover. Small quarto journal. Original printed wrappers. 70 pp. B&W illustrations. 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: A Greek Alchemical Formula. By Paul Plass, Arabic-Islamic Alchemy: Three Intertwined Stages. By Sami K. Hamarneh, Chemistry in a Provincial Context. The Montpellier Société Royale des Sciences in the 18th Century. By Homer E. LeGrand, Some Early References to Revolutions in Chemistry. By Jerry B. Gough, Reviews of Books: Harvey and the Oxford Physiologists. By Robert G. Frank Jr., University of Oxford. Museum of the History of Science. Catalogue 3: Drug Jars. By C. R. Hill and R. E. A. Drey, Yakob Berzelius. By J. I. Soloviev, V. I. Kurinnoy and I. S. Dmitriev (in Russian), Otkrytie Khimicheskikh Elementov. By S. V. Al'tschuler, A. N. Krivomazov,V. P. Meln'ikov, L. P. Petrov and D. N. Trifanov, Les alchimistes grecs. Tome I. By Robert Halleux, Willis's Oxford Casebook (1650-52). Edited by Kenneth Dewhurst, The Letters of Erasmus Darwin. Edited by Desmond King-Hele, Poetry Realized in Nature. Samuel Taylor Coleridge and Early 19th Century Science. By Trevor H. Levere, Jacob Berzelius. The Emergence of his Chemical System. By Evan M. Melhado, Dictionary of the History of Science. Edited by W. F. Bynum, E. J. Browne and R. Porter, Catalog of the Sidney M. Edelstein Collection of the History of Chemistry, Dyeing and Technology. Compiled by Moshe Ron, John Tyndall. Essays on a Natural Philosopher. Edited by W. H. Brock, N. D., McMillan and R. C. Mollan, Stereochemistry. By O. B. Ramsay. Inorganic Coordination Compounds. By G.B. Kauffman. Transmutation, Natural and Artificial. By T. J. Trenn, Short Notices of Books, The Partington Prize (1982), The Dexter Prize (1982), . Fine Condition. Item #34349

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