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Epistolae fratris Rogerii Baconis, De secretis operibus artis et naturae, et de nullitate magiae / operâ Iohannis Dee Londinensis e pluribus exemplaribus castigata olim, et ad sensum integrum restituta : nunc verò a quodam veritatis amatore, in gratiam verae scientiae candidatorum foras emissa, cum notis quibusdam partim ipsius Johannis Dee, partim edentis.

Author/Creator:
Bacon, Roger, 1214?-1294.
Standardized title:
De mirabili potestate artis et naturae
Other title:
De secretis operibus artis et naturae, et de nullitate magiae
Epistola fratris Rogerii Baconis, De secretis operibus artis et naturae, et de nullitate magiae
Epistola Rogerii Baconis
Publication:
Hamburgi : Ex bibliopolio Frobeniano, Anno MDCXVIII [1618].
Format/Description:
Book
80 p. ; 16 cm. (8vo)
Fingerprint:
u-um q;o- e-ni jutu (3) 1618 (R)
Subjects:
Alchemy -- Early works to 1800.
Magic -- Early works to 1800.
Science, Medieval.
Place of Publication:
Germany Hamburg.
Notes:
Dedicated to the Rosicrucians.
First(?) edition with Dee's corrections and notes.--Cf. J. Ferguson, Bib. chemica (vol. 1, p. 202).
"Ad Baconis epistolam adnotata": p. 71-80.
Woodcuts: head- and tailpieces; ornamental initials.
Signatures: A-E⁸.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund.
Smith Collection copy bound with: Responsum ad Fratres Rosaceae Crucis illustres. [Hamburg : George Ludwig Frobenius,] MDCXIIX [1618].
Chronology:
1618
Cited in:
Duveen, D.I. Alchemica et chemica, p. 38
Ferguson, J. Bib. chemica, vol. 1, p. 64
Wolfstieg, A. Bibliographie der freimaurerischen Literatur, 42346
Contributor:
Dee, John, 1527-1608.
Frobenius, Georg Ludwig, 1566-1645.
Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund.
Web link:
The Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund Home Page
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