Friday, January 20, 2017

Library. Stoltzius. Viridarium chymicum

Title: Viridarium chymicum = A Chemical Pleasure-Garden
Author: Daniel Stoltzius von Stoltzenberg (Wikipedia)
Edition: 1624
Online Source: e-Rara (Jung Foundation: Alchemy, Magic and Kabbalah)

This is another fantastic emblem book; I have done just the first 50 emblems here; I will post the other 50 tomorrow. Unfortunately, this books is hard to find, but I just now learned how to access the page views at eRara, where there are higher-res images than in the PDF! Yes!!!


2 comments:

  1. It's like watching a silent movie .. where's the popcorn?
    Kevin

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    1. I'm sure the alchemists would approve of popcorn: talk about a transmutation... from golden kernel to white fluffy weirdness.

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