Praxis Spagyrica Philosophica; Plain and Honest Directions on How to Make the Stone & From "One" to "Ten": A treatise on the origin and extension of the prime manifestation on the physical plane

Praxis Spagyrica Philosophica; Plain and Honest Directions on How to Make the Stone & From "One" to "Ten": A treatise on the origin and extension of the prime manifestation on the physical plane

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Albertus, Frater. York Beach, ME: Samuel Weiser, 1998. First Thus. ISBN: 0-87728-892-5. Black embossed cloth. Tall 8vo. 93pp + 48pp. 11 colour plates. Illustrated throughout. Some abrasion to back panel of dust jacket. Else fine in near fine dust jacket.

Originally published in German in 1711 by an anonymous author, this edition contains the translation by Frater Albertus (also known as Albertus Spagyricus or Dr. Albert Richard) side-by-side with a facsimile of the German text. It purports to give "plain and honest directions" to make the Philosopher's Stone. The translation was originally published in an edition of 500 for the Paracelsus Research Society in 1966.

Also included is From "One" to "Ten", Frater Albertus's treatise on numbers and colours, and contribution to alchemical and qabalistic studies

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