The Origins of Alchemy in Graeco-Roman Egypt by Jack Lindsay
The Origins of Alchemy in Graeco-Roman Egypt by Jack Lindsay, published in 1970. Sections Include: Greek Scientific Thought Before Alchemy, Historical References, Demokritos and Bolos of Mendes, Ostanes, Hermes Trismegistos, Isis, Ancient and Contemporary Crafts, Maria the Jewess, Womb Furnace and Vase, Agathodaimon, Zosimos, The Later Greek Alchemists, etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket with shelfwear to corners end ends of jacket.