THE STONE OF THE PHILOSOPHERS: Embracing the First Matter and the Dual Process for the Vegetable and Mineral Kingdoms.

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Gloucester: Helios Book Service, 1964. Limited edition of 200 numbered copies of which this is hand-numbered 13; the limitation sheet is laid in. Marbled boards; colored end papers ; original alchemical drawing as frontispiece; A FINE COPY. This is the first volume of the Rare Text Library of Philosophical Research and was produced at a time when this "cottage" production required many, many hours of dedication. 4to. (Item ID: A30-10787)

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