By Robert M. Schuler
Of curiosity to interdisciplinary historians in addition to these in a variety of different fields, this e-book provides the 1st book of 14 poems starting from 12 to 3,000 strains. 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 past classes within the improvement of alchemy. every one has a textual and ancient advent and explanatory word by means of the Editor. Renaissance alchemy is said as an incredible aspect within the histories of early glossy technology and medication. This e-book emphasises those poems’ expression of and shaping impression on non secular, 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 reviews in addition to technological know-how and history.
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Alchemical Poetry, 1575-1700: From Previously Unpublished Manuscripts (Routledge Library Editions: Alchemy) by Robert M. Schuler