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Discoveries: Alchemy
The Great Secret
Discoveries: Alchemy
Authors: Andrea Aromatico
Imprint: Abrams Books
ISBN: 0-8109-2889-2
EAN: 9780810928893
Availability: In Stock
Publishing Date: 5/1/2000
Trim Size: 5 x 7
Page Count: 143
Cover: Paperback
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About the book
Medieval alchemists, forerunners of today's chemists, sought to transmute base metals into gold. This lively illustrated history explores intriguing aspects of this mix of science, philosophy, art, religion, and magic, whose roots go back to ancient Egypt.

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