Download PDF by Robert M. Schuler: Alchemical Poetry, 1575-1700: From Previously Unpublished

By Robert M. Schuler

Of curiosity to interdisciplinary historians in addition to these in quite a few different fields, this booklet provides the 1st ebook of 14 poems starting from 12 to 3,000 traces. The poems are published within the chronological order in their composition, from Elizabethan to Augustan occasions, yet 9 of them are verse translations of works from prior sessions within the improvement of alchemy. every one has a textual and old advent and explanatory be aware by means of the Editor. Renaissance alchemy is stated as an incredible point within the histories of early smooth technological know-how and drugs. This ebook emphasises those poems’ expression of and shaping effect on non secular, social and political values and associations in their time too and is an invaluable reference paintings with a lot to supply for cultural experiences and literary stories in addition to technology and history.

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