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Author:
Newton, Isaac 1642-1727 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79007443 http://viaf.org/viaf/22146457/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/Isaac_Newton  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80015691 http://viaf.org/viaf/29661946  Search this
Burndy Library http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83827146 http://viaf.org/viaf/149783636  Search this
Author:
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
4 items ; 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1660
1727
Notes:
Burndy Ms. no. 15
Partial transcription laid in
Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Manuscripts of the Dibner collection, 78
Also available online
Collected by Bern Dibner for his Burndy Library in Norwalk, Connecticut, founded in 1941. Donated to the Smithsonian Libraries in 1974 by Dibner DSI
Elecresource
Microfilm in mfm 1147n Dibner
Summary:
Two similar texts, both called The Regimen, on a decoction outlined variously by Philaletha, Pontanus, and others. Also, "Of the Regimen," which begins: "By a continual decoction thou shalt see in 130 days the white Dove and in 90 days more the sparkling Cherubim." Draws on Ripley and others. With a fragment of a page (1689 Sept. 11) in Latin, citing Roger Bacon's E̲l̲e̲m̲e̲n̲t̲o̲r̲u̲m̲ and Michael Maier's A̲r̲c̲a̲n̲a̲ a̲r̲c̲a̲n̲i̲s̲s̲i̲m̲a̲ and mentioning John Day
Topic:
Alchemy  Search this
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Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
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Call number:
MSS 001032 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_178822