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By George Starkey

George Starkey--chymistry coach to Robert Boyle, writer of immensely well known alchemical treatises, and doubtless early America's most crucial scientist--reveals in those pages the day-by-day laboratory experimentation of a seventeenth-century alchemist.

The editors found in this quantity transcriptions of Starkey's texts, their translations, and worthy statement for the trendy reader. Dispelling the parable that alchemy used to be an irrational firm, this striking selection of laboratory notebooks and correspondence unearths the another way hidden methodologies of 1 of the 17th century's such a lot influential alchemists.

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