THE ALCHEMICAL WORKS OF GEBER.

York Beach: Samuel Weiser, 1994. Limited edition of 999 hand-numbered copies of which this number 47. Item #15929

Heavily penciled with marginalia; Research volume with a hand typed Geber dictionary [English/Russian] tacked onto the rear end papers. It appears as this was the beginning of either a Russian translation, or an index to the edition. Regardless, marking it down. Translated into English in 1678 by Richard Russell. Preface by Todd Pratum. Introduction by E.J. Holmyard. Illustrated, plus a frontispiece of the original 1678 title page, and an romanticized portrait from a 15th century work appended. Glossary. 264 pages. Octavo.

Price: $75.00

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