• Topic: Alchemy & Hermetica

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University of Chicago Press, 2004. FIRST EDITION.

A Fine Premium Cloth Volume in fine dust jacket. With nine full page plates and 23 alchemical figures. 333 pages, indexed. Tall 8vo. ... more

Price: $65.00

Mansfield Centre, CT: Maurizio Martino (1997).

A FINE CLOTH SET. Facsimile of the Lucien Dorbon 1912 Edition. 11648 entries. Text in French. V. I: [lxx], 532 pages. V. II: [iv), 534 pages; V. III: (iv), 768 pages. Octavo. ... more

Price: $135.00

Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins 1928. First Edition.

Top and bottom of spine shows slight rubbing; else, A VERY GOOD CLOTH VOLUME free of marking or defect. Papers by David Eugene Smith, DC. Miller, Michael Idovorsky, William Wallace Campbell, George David Birkhoff, and others. [ix], 351 pages. Royal Octavo. ... more

Price: $22.50

Cambridge University Press 1995.

Quality trade paper edition; A VERY GOOD COPY, free of any marking. 320 pages, indexed, 8vo. ... more

Price: $44.00

Barrytown/Station Hill Press, 2016.

In quality trade wraps; A FINE COPY. Illustrated. 328 pages. Tall octavo. ... more

Price: $17.50

Rome: Edizioni Mediterranee, 1985.

In French fold wraps; A VERY FINE COPY. Illustrated. Introduction by Stefano Andreani [Biblioteca Ermetica]. 301 pages, plus catalogue. Octavo. ... more

Price: $47.50

Edinburgh: Magnum Opus Hermetic Sourceworks, [1980].

In home grown wraps, slightly worn; VERY GOOD COPY. Edited, with a Commentary, by Adam McLean. Originally issued in the limited edition of 250 copies [some few which were hand colored by McLean, and thus, are rare], this paper issue is also scarce. 137 pages, illustrated, with a Chthonios book... more

Price: $40.00

New York: James Miller, 1865. FIRST EDITION.

Light wear along the edges; gilt titles are bright; internals free and clear of marking except for a page in the catalogue appended to the rear; end papers and binding sound; FINE COPY. 258 pages, plus 4 pages Miller catalogue. Scarce. Octavo. ... more

Price: $550.00

London: Hodder & Stoughton 1974. FIRST EDITION.

Very Good+ cloth copy in dust jacket. Translated from the German by R.F.C. Hull. [ix], 137 pages. Octavo. ... more

Price: $25.00

NY: Weiser, 1973.

In wraps as issued; name on end paper; binding firm; VERY GOOD. Illustration. 206 pages, indexed. 8vo. ... more

Price: $11.50

Boston: Shambhala, 1997. FIRST EDITION.

Scarce Hardcover with pictorial panels; A FINE COPY. 146 pages. Octavo. ... more

Price: $55.00

New York: Stirling, 1990.

In quality wraps; A FINE COPY. Illustrations & bibliography. 160 pages, indexed. 8vo. ... more

Price: $25.00

Boulder: Shambhala, 1978. FIRST EDITION.

Original sample volume sent to Shambhala prior to release with a Book Spec sheet bound in by the printer; A FINE COPY. 195 pages. Octavo. ... more

Price: $49.00

Read before the New York Section of the American Chemical Society, October 1, 1897.

Apparently, an excision from the Smithsonian Journal of 1897. Placed in printed card cover, side bound, to protect its fragile nature. FINE. 8 pages. ... more

Price: $15.00

New-York: Carlton & Phillips, [December] 1852.

Very Good original excision. Brief article titled, "Alchemy and the Alchemists" which primarily addresses Agrippa, Paracelsus, and Jacob Boehme in the body of this sewn section along with work on Boas, Southey, Samuel Johnson, and other interests. This eclectic monthly was begun in New York in 1852 by the Methodist... more

Price: $25.00

London: Paragon Press, 2000.

In monograph wraps; A FINE COPY. Succinct study of the life and though of Geber, and other Arabian alchemists up to the time of Paracelsus. 44 pages. 8vo. ... more

Price: $25.00

Basle: Ciba Review, 1961.

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.... more

Price: $33.00

New York: James Miller, 1865. Second Edition.

Very slight rubbing along edge of spine; gilt titles bright; coated ends in superb condition; A FINE COPY in mylar protector. Rear panel blind stamped with publisher Miller's device. 352 pages, plus D. Appleton's six page catalogue. Small octavo. ... more

Price: $550.00

Salt Lake City: Paracelsus Research Society, 1976. FIRST EDITION, limited 500 copies of which this hand written number 265.

A FINE CLOTH VOLUME in complete illustrated dust jacket with rubbing along the spinet. 167 pages. Tall 8vo. Always scarce, a difficult find. ... more

Price: $450.00

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1968. FIRST EDITION.

Some hand marginalia, not profuse; VERY GOOD+ cloth volume in dust jacket. Extensive material on alchemy in the Arab world. With a preface by Giorgio deSantillana. Illustrations, and one map. [xiv], 384 pages, indexed. Octavo. ... more

Price: $35.00