Alchemical Poetry, 1575-1700: From Previously Unpublished - download pdf or read online

By Robert M. Schuler

ISBN-10: 0415752698

ISBN-13: 9780415752695

ISBN-10: 0824075994

ISBN-13: 9780824075996

Of curiosity to interdisciplinary historians in addition to these in a variety of different fields, this ebook offers 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 instances, yet 9 of them are verse translations of works from previous sessions within the improvement of alchemy. every one has a textual and historic creation and explanatory observe through the Editor. Renaissance alchemy is said as a massive point within the histories of early glossy technology and medication. This publication emphasises those poems’ expression of and shaping impact on spiritual, social and political values and associations in their time too and is an invaluable reference paintings with a lot to provide for cultural reviews and literary reports in addition to technological know-how and history.

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