New York: Science History Publications, 1975. Item #15442
A FINE CLOTH COPY IN FINE DUST JACKET. A sampling of content: The Chemical Debates of the 17th Century: The Reaction to Robert Fludd & Jean Baptiste van Helmont; Alchemy in the 17th Century: New Light on Galileo's Lunar Observations; The Role of Alchemy in Newton's Career; Newton, a Sceptical Alchemist?; Newton's Voyage in the Strange Seas of Alchemy; Hermeticism, Rationality & the Scientific Revolution; Magic, Metaphysics & Mysticism in the Scientific Revolution. Illustrated. 319 pages. Octavo.