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Contributions of alchemy to numismatics.

by Henry Carrington Bolton

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Published in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alchemy,
  • Numismatics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Henry Carrington Bolton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCJ1543 .B7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 p.
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6903518M
    LC Control Number01005290
    OCLC/WorldCa8926520

    The word “alchemy” brings to mind colorful imagery. Think of witches hover-ing over a boiling brew. Or, perhaps sorcerers in smoky labs or dusty libraries. Despite these mystical images, alchemy played an important role in the evolution of modern science. Alchemy was an early philosophical and spiritual field of study that com-. Modern books on alchemy Items 1- of a provisional bibliography of over modern books on the subject of alchemy. Back to modern books page. 1 Contributions of Alchemy to Numismatics. Reprinted from American Journal of Numismatics. New York Bolton, H.C. The revival of alchemy. Washington

    The earthly body of alchemy is chemistry, for chemists do not realize that half of The Book of Torah is forever concealed behind the veil of Isis (see the Tarot), and that so long as they study only material elements they can at best discover but half of the mystery. Astrology has crystallized into astronomy, whose votaries ridicule the dreams. Abū Mūsā Jābir ibn Hayyān (Arabic/Persian جابر بن حيان, often given the nisbas, al-Azdi, al-Kufi, al-Tusi or al-Sufi; fl. c. – c. ), is the supposed author of an enormous number and variety of works in Arabic often called the Jabirian corpus. The scope of the corpus is vast and diverse covering a wide range of topics, including alchemy, cosmology, numerology, astrology Born: Abu Musa Jabir ibn Hayyan, c. CE, Tus, .

    To most of us, the word "alchemy" calls up the picture of a medieval and slightly sinister laboratory in which an aged, black-robed wizard broods over the crucibles and alembics that are to bring within his reach the Philosopher's Stone, and with that discovery, the formula for the Elixir of life and the transmutation of metals. But one can scarcely dismiss so lightly the science -- or art, if.   – From Contributions of Alchemy to Numismatics, by Henry Carrington Bolton () “In the King’s fifth year, by another indenture with Lord Hastings, the gold coins were again altered and it was ordered that forty five nobles only instead of fifty as .


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