Basle: Ciba Review, 1961. Item #16735
Light rubbing; name on front panel; else, A FINE COPY. Excellent Forbes material on the Pots of Geber's Cooks, use of alchemy in color dyes, and a study of modern chemistry in comparison to the alchemical tradition. With rare plates including color plates from the 15th century "Ordinall". 48 pages. Tall 8vo.