The Story of Alchemy and Early Chemistry (The Story of Early Chemistry)

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Dover Publications, 1924 - Science - 566 pages
Describes the origin and development of alchemy from the practices of mining and metallurgy in ancient Egypt and Greece to the beginnings of modern chemistry in the eighteenth century

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Contents

THE PRACTICAL CHEMISTRY OF THE ANCIENTS
1
THE EARLIEST CHEMICAL MANUSCRIPTS
78
CHEMISTRY IN THE THIRTEENTH CENTURY
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