APOLOGIA CONTRA MENDACES CHRISTOPHORI FARNNERI Calumnias, ex germanico in latinum idioma trans-fusa.

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Amsterdam: Janssonius, 1655. FIRST EDITION. Harvard plate and release stamp; woodcut device on title page; A VERY GOOD+ COPY, with woodcut at the title page. Quarter bound in cloth and marbled boards with a spot of label residue near the top of front panel. Glauber's reply to Christoff Farner, who had worked in Glauber's lab, publishing many of the secrets he learned there, and also slandered the character of the master. Caillet, 4565. See also Duveen, page 253 in which he cites the 1665 second edition. 94 pages. Small 8vo. (Item ID: 16971)

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