[alchemy Paracelsus Imp. Toulouse] Jacques Pascal - Spagyric Pharmacy Conference. 1616 flag


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"[alchemy Paracelsus Imp. Toulouse] Jacques Pascal - Spagyric Pharmacy Conference. 1616"
PASCAL (Jacques). Speech containing The Conference of the chymic [chemical] or spagyric pharmacy with the galenic or ordinary together, The Demonstration of the abuses which are committed on the principal officinal drugs of the ordinary apothecary. A Tholose [Toulouse], for Dominique Bosc, 1616. A vol. in the format in-12 (167 x 103 mm) of 24 ff. n.fol., 330 pp. and 2 ff. n.fol. Binding `` à la hollandaise '' from the time in full ivory vellum with overlaps and visible seams, Jansenist covers, silent spine. First edition of this rare treatise on alchemy printed in Toulouse. There is a galenic pharmacy practiced by the ancients and a chemic pharmacy which is otherwise called hermetic or distillatory art, which Paracelsus called spagyric. This distinction remains implicitly throughout the seventeenth-eighteenth century, with various authors: Jacques Pascal, Henri Tencke, Daniel Senner, Joseph Lieutaud or Hermann Boerhaave ''. (in Journal de pharmacy de Belgique, 2004 n °, 4 p.105-110). Ferguson, Bibliotheca chemica II, 175 - Duveen, Bibliotheca alchemica et chemica, p. 459 - Absent from Wellcome. Binding with altered luster as well as scattered stains. Angular lack on the first sheet (white). Oxidized paper. Presence of clear rednesses, small spots or marginal rings. Besides, good condition. Rare.
Price : 1000 €
Period:17th century
Style:Other Style
Condition : Cf description

Material : Papier

Reference : 636383
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