The Resource Theatrvm chemicvm britannicum : containing severall poeticall pieces of our famous English philosophers, who have written the hermetique mysteries in their owne ancient language, faithfully collected into one volume, with annotations thereon, by Elias Ashmole, Esq., qui est Mercuriophilus Anglicus ; the first part

Theatrvm chemicvm britannicum : containing severall poeticall pieces of our famous English philosophers, who have written the hermetique mysteries in their owne ancient language, faithfully collected into one volume, with annotations thereon, by Elias Ashmole, Esq., qui est Mercuriophilus Anglicus ; the first part

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Theatrvm chemicvm britannicum : containing severall poeticall pieces of our famous English philosophers, who have written the hermetique mysteries in their owne ancient language
Title
Theatrvm chemicvm britannicum
Title remainder
containing severall poeticall pieces of our famous English philosophers, who have written the hermetique mysteries in their owne ancient language
Statement of responsibility
faithfully collected into one volume, with annotations thereon, by Elias Ashmole, Esq., qui est Mercuriophilus Anglicus ; the first part
Title variation
Theatrum chemicum britannicum
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CtY-BR
Citation location within source
  • 29
  • A3987
Citation source
  • Hogart, R. Alchemy
  • Wing
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1617-1692
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Ashmole, Elias
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • fl. 1632-1682
  • 17th cent
  • fl. 1645-1671
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  • Cross, Thomas
  • Vaughan, Robert
  • Goddard, John
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Alchemy
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Theatrvm chemicvm britannicum : containing severall poeticall pieces of our famous English philosophers, who have written the hermetique mysteries in their owne ancient language, faithfully collected into one volume, with annotations thereon, by Elias Ashmole, Esq., qui est Mercuriophilus Anglicus ; the first part
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  • No more published
  • T.p. printed in red and black; vignette
  • Contents (p. [1], final sequence of pagination) comprises 31 entries, including: Ordinall of alchemie / Thomas Norton. Compound of alchemie / George Ripley. Chanon's yeoman's tale / Geoffry Chaucer. Sir Edward Kelley's Worke. Doctor John Dee's Testament. Secreta secretorum / Iohn Lydgate
  • Most of the 11 engraved ill. by Robert Vaughan are within borders decorated with birds, insects, small animals and flowers. Some are signed in the plate. Woodcut tailpiece (two-headed dragon with sun and moon) appears on p. 212 and 379. Folded plate is engraved diagram, with title: Here followeth the figure conteyning all the secrets of the treatise both great & small. It is signed in the plate: John Goddard sculpsit. Engraved ill. on p. [437] signed in the plate: T. Cross sculp. Engraved horoscope of Edward Kelley, p. 479. Tailpieces, decorated initials, fleurons
  • Includes errata, p. [8] and [9] at end
Extent
1 online resource ([16], 486, [10] (the last blank) pages, [1] folded leaf of plates
Form of item
online
Note
Frontispiece of Library's copy is engraved port. of Ashmole, with legend: Pub. by WRichardson June 1, 1797 York House, 31 Strand. Remargined at top and foredge.
Other physical details
illustrations, port.)
Specific material designation
remote
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Theatrvm chemicvm britannicum : containing severall poeticall pieces of our famous English philosophers, who have written the hermetique mysteries in their owne ancient language, faithfully collected into one volume, with annotations thereon, by Elias Ashmole, Esq., qui est Mercuriophilus Anglicus ; the first part
Link
Publication
Note
  • No more published
  • T.p. printed in red and black; vignette
  • Contents (p. [1], final sequence of pagination) comprises 31 entries, including: Ordinall of alchemie / Thomas Norton. Compound of alchemie / George Ripley. Chanon's yeoman's tale / Geoffry Chaucer. Sir Edward Kelley's Worke. Doctor John Dee's Testament. Secreta secretorum / Iohn Lydgate
  • Most of the 11 engraved ill. by Robert Vaughan are within borders decorated with birds, insects, small animals and flowers. Some are signed in the plate. Woodcut tailpiece (two-headed dragon with sun and moon) appears on p. 212 and 379. Folded plate is engraved diagram, with title: Here followeth the figure conteyning all the secrets of the treatise both great & small. It is signed in the plate: John Goddard sculpsit. Engraved ill. on p. [437] signed in the plate: T. Cross sculp. Engraved horoscope of Edward Kelley, p. 479. Tailpieces, decorated initials, fleurons
  • Includes errata, p. [8] and [9] at end
Extent
1 online resource ([16], 486, [10] (the last blank) pages, [1] folded leaf of plates
Form of item
online
Note
Frontispiece of Library's copy is engraved port. of Ashmole, with legend: Pub. by WRichardson June 1, 1797 York House, 31 Strand. Remargined at top and foredge.
Other physical details
illustrations, port.)
Specific material designation
remote

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