Fasciculus Chemicus
Fasciculus Chemicus or Chymical Collections. Expressing the Ingress, Progress, and Egress, of the Secret Hermetick Science out of the choicest and most famous authors is an anthology of alchemical wri...
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Arthur Dee
Arthur Dee (13 July 1579 – September or October 1651) was a physician and alchemist.He was the eldest son of John Dee by his second wife, Jane, daughter of Bartholomew Fromond of East Cheam, Sur...
The Garden of Cyrus
The Garden of Cyrus, or The Quincuncial Lozenge, or Network Plantations of the Ancients, naturally, artificially, mystically considered, is a discourse written by Sir Thomas Browne. It was first publi...
Thomas Browne
Sir Thomas Browne (/braʊn/; 19 October 1605 – 19 October 1682) was an English polymath and author of varied works which reveal his wide learning in diverse fields including science and medicine...
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Greene's Groats-Worth of Wit
Greenes, Groats-worth of Witte, bought with a million of Repentance (1592) is a tract published as the work of the deceased playwright Robert Greene.It was published as a short book or pamphlet, a for...
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William Cuningham
William Cuningham was a physician who practised at Norwich about 1559, when he published his work called 'The Cosmographical Glasse,' which contained many woodcuts, as well as a bird's-eye map of Norw...
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Robert Greene (dramatist)
Robert Greene (baptised 11 July 1558, died 3 September 1592) was an English author popular in his day, and now best known for a posthumous pamphlet attributed to him, Greenes, Groats-worth of Witte, b...
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The Layer Monument
Located in the Church of Saint John the Baptist, Maddermarket, Norwich, the Layer monument is an early 17th century marble, polychrome mural monument (320 X 350 cm) installed to the memory of the...
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Church of Saint John the Baptist, Maddermarket, Norwich
The Church of St John the Baptist, Maddermarket, is a redundant Anglican church in the city of Norwich, Norfolk, England. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grad...
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Vulcan of the alchemists
The Renaissance physician/alchemist Paracelsus introduced the mythological figure of Vulcan as the patron deity of alchemy.
To Paracelsus, Vulcan was synonymous with both the alchemist/physician'...
Library of Sir Thomas Browne
The 1711 Sales Auction Catalogue of the Library of Sir Thomas Browne highlights the erudition of Sir Thomas Browne, physician, philosopher and encyclopedist. It also illustrates the proliferation, dis...