AMBIX. The Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry. Vol. XXXVII, No. 3. November 1990. Dr. M. A. SUTTON.

AMBIX. The Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry. Vol. XXXVII, No. 3. November 1990.

Cambridge: W. Heffer & Sons LTD., 1990. First Edition. Softcover. Small quarto journal. Original printed wrappers. 90 pp. 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: Prophecy and Alchemy: the Origin of Eirenaeus Philalethes. By William Newman; Christoph Bergner: the last Prague Alchemist. By Vladimir Karpenko; Stephanus of Alexandria: Pharmaceutical Notions and Cosmology in his Alchemical Work. By Dr Maria Papathanassiou; Liebig, Gregory, and the British Association, 1837-1842. By W. H. Brock and Susanne Stark; Reviews of Books: Entwicklung und Institutionalisierung der Agrikulturchimie im. Jahrhundert: Liebig und die Landwirtschaftlichen Versuchsstationen. By Ursula Schling-Broderson. (Braunschweiger Veröffentlichungen zur Geschichte der Pharmazie und der Naturwissenschaften, Bd. 31). Deutsche Apotheken Verlag, Stuttgart 1989; Paracelsus. Essential Readings. Selected and Translated by Nicholas Goodrich-Clarke. Crucible (The Aquarian Press); Wellingborough, Northants. 1990; Magic in the Middle Ages. By Richard Kieckheffer. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 1990; The American Synthetic Rubber Research Programme. By Peter J.T. Morris.University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia 1990; E. W. R. Steacie and Science in Canada. By M. Christine King. University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Buffalo, London, 1989; Energy and Empire, A Biographical Study of Lord Kelvin. By Crosbie Smith and M. Norton Wise. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 1989; Ambix: Table of Contents and Index 1981-1990. Compiled by Dr W. A. Smeaton. Fine Condition. Item #34372

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