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Early works to 1800
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Gerhard Dorn; Paracelsus; Giles Calvert; Johann Siebmacher
|Language Note:||Translated into English from the Latin and German and edited by J. H., whose identity may be John Hester, John Headrich, or James Howell. Cf. Sudhoff|
|Notes:||Contains three alchemical works in English translation: Aurora philosophorum (p. 1-65), spuriously attributed to Paracelsus, and generally ascribed to Gerhard Dorn; Thesaurus thesaurorum (p. 66-76), doubtfully attributed to Paracelsus; and Wasserstein der Weisen (p. 77-229) by Johann Ambrosius Siebmacher. Cf. BM and Ferguson.
Signatures: A⁴ B-K¹² L⁸; C3 missigned C4.
Errors in pagination: p. 30 and 110 misnumbered 31 and 210, respectively.
Errata on leaf A4v.
Publisher's advertisements on  p. at end.
Label of Ellen M. Wood.
|Description:||, 229,  p. ; 15 cm. (12mo)|
|Contents:||The aurora of the philosophers / by Paracelsus --
The treasure of treasures / by Theophrastus Paracelsus --
The water-stone of the wise men.
|Other Titles:||Aurora philosophorum.
Aurora, & Treasure of the philosophers