Arcana arcanorum; [manuscript] :; cum quibusdam particularibus, in solari: latino et germanico sermone sermoni suo, ut deo serviat, proximoque, bene faciat, propria manu relicta /; auctore Johanne de Sole, philosophicae et medicinae doctoris. - Colenda Digital Repository
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Arcana arcanorum; [manuscript] :; cum quibusdam particularibus, in solari: latino et germanico sermone sermoni suo, ut deo serviat, proximoque, bene faciat, propria manu relicta /; auctore Johanne de Sole, philosophicae et medicinae doctoris.

Title:
Arcana arcanorum [manuscript] : cum quibusdam particularibus, in solari: latino et germanico sermone sermoni suo, ut deo serviat, proximoque, bene faciat, propria manu relicta / auctore Johanne de Sole, philosophicae et medicinae doctoris.
Abstract:
Collection of short treatises, recipes, etc. on various alchemical topics, including sections on tinctures, the philosopher's stone, etc. Includes several references to Theophrastus Paracelsus.; First section after the proemium (f. 2r-3v) has the heading: Sequitur modo Viae Universalis Circum Scriptae Clara Explanatio Parabolice Declarata, atque in Sex Capita distributa (f. 3v). This section, in six chapters, covers f. 3r-11v. The next group of sections begins with the heading: Via Universalis seu Lapis Philosophorum (f. 12r); it is not clear whether this second heading applies to all of the text on f. 11r-24v.
Format:
24 leaves : paper, ill.; 160 x 102 (137 x 80) mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn155962618; (OCoLC)155962618; (CStRLIN)PAUR94-A258; (PU)1551752-penndb-Voyager
Language:
German, with some Latin (including headings).
Provenance:
Acquired, 1965.
Publisher:
[Germany, between 1675 and 1725]
Subject:
Alchemy -- Early works to 1800.; Chemistry -- History.; Codices.; Diagrams.; Manuscripts, German; 17th century.; 18th century.; Manuscripts, European.
Type:
Manuscript
Personal Name:
Paracelsus,
Call Number:
Ms. Codex 128
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts