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The book of quinte essence or the fifth being : that is to say, man's heaven : a tretice in Englisch breuely drawe out of Þe book of quintis essencijs in Latyn, Þat Hermys Þe prophete and kyng of Egipt, after Þe flood of Noe fadir of philosophris, hadde by reuelacioun of an aungilof God to him sende / edited from the Sloane MS. 73, about 1460-70 A.D. by Frederick J. Furnivall
(Early English Text Society original series ; no. 16)

Publisher London : Published for the Early English Text Society, by N. Trübner
Year 1866
Codes ID=2000964661 NCID=BA51464002

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Language English, Middle (1100-1500)
Size vi, 30 p. ; 23 cm
Notes "The tract appears to be ... about alcohol or spirits of wine; how to make it ... and what wonders it will work."--Preface
"Notes on the chemistry of the text, by C.H. Gill": p. 27-28
Authors Furnivall, Frederick James, 1825-1910 ed
Hermes, Trismegistus
Uniform title Book of quinte essence
Subjects LCSH:Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric -- Early works to 1800  All Subject Search
Classification LCC:PR1119

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Cent.Lib.,Closed Stacks ,Books(European Lang.)
820/EA76 0023141215

1866

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