By Robert M. Schuler
Of curiosity to interdisciplinary historians in addition to these in numerous different fields, this booklet provides the 1st ebook of 14 poems starting from 12 to 3,000 traces. The poems are revealed within the chronological order in their composition, from Elizabethan to Augustan instances, yet 9 of them are verse translations of works from prior classes within the improvement of alchemy. each one has a textual and old advent and explanatory observe by way of the Editor. Renaissance alchemy is said as an enormous aspect within the histories of early glossy technology and medication. This booklet 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 supply for cultural experiences and literary reviews in addition to technology and history.
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Alchemical Poetry, 1575-1700: From Previously Unpublished Manuscripts (Routledge Library Editions: Alchemy) by Robert M. Schuler