AMBIX. The Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry. Vol. XL, No. 3, November 1993. Dr. Gerrylynn K. ROBERTS.

AMBIX. The Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry. Vol. XL, No. 3, November 1993.

Cambridge: W. Heffer & Sons LTD., 1993. First Edition. Softcover. Small quarto journal. Original printed wrappers. 56 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: .Between Magic and Science: Numerical Magic Squares. By Dr Vladimír Karpenko; The Alchemy of Michael Sendivogius: His Central Nitre Theory. By Zbigniew Szydlo; The Correspondence of a XVII Century 'Chymicall Gentleman': Sir Cheney Culpeper and the Chemical Interests of the Hartlib Circle. By Stephen Clucas; Reviews of Books: L'Oro dei Filosofi. Saggio sulle idee di un Alchemista del Trecento. By Michela Pereira. (Biblioteca di Medioevo Latino, 7). Spoleto: Centro di Studi sull'Alto Medioevo, 1992. Rev. by Antonio Clericuzio; Francis Bacon. History, Politics & Science, 1561-1626. By B. H. G. Wormald. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993. Rev. by Graham Rees; Before and After Cannizzaro. A Philosophical Commentary on the Development of the Atomic and Molecular Theories. By John Bradley. Caithness: Published for John Bradley by Whittles Publishing Services, 1992. Rev. by John Hedley Brooke; The Kekulé Riddle. A Challenge for Chemists and Psychologists. Edited by John H. Wotiz. Clearwater, FL; Vienna, IL: Cache River Press, 1993. Rev. by Anthony S. Travis; Modern Esoteric Spirituality. Edited by Antoine Faivre and Jacob Needleman. London: SCM Press, 1993. Rev. by Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke; De geschiedenis van de scheikunde in Nederland. Van alchemie tot chemie en chemische industrie rond 1900. By H. A .M. Snelders. Delft: Delftse Universitaire Pers, 1993. Rev. by Willem Hackmann; Half a Century of Free Radical Chemistry. By D. H. R. Barton and S. I. Parekh. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993. Rev. by Colin A. Russell. Fine Condition. Item #34387

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