By Robert M. Schuler
Of curiosity to interdisciplinary historians in addition to these in quite a few different fields, this publication offers the 1st booklet 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 past classes within the improvement of alchemy. each one has a textual and historic creation and explanatory word via the Editor. Renaissance alchemy is said as a major aspect within the histories of early sleek technological know-how and drugs. 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 stories 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Alchemical Poetry, 1575-1700: From Previously Unpublished Manuscripts (Routledge Library Editions: Alchemy) by Robert M. Schuler