The Resource Natural magick

Natural magick

Label
Natural magick
Title
Natural magick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
Facsimile edition of work first published in abridged edition of 1558, and then in this full English edition in 1658. A miscellany of early scientific beliefs, observations, and experiments by della Porta and his little group of amateur scientists
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
approximately 1535-1615
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Porta, Giambattista della
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q155
LC item number
.P78 1658a
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
WZ 290
NLM item number
P839m 1658F
Series statement
The Collector's series in science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Sciences
  • Science
  • Technologie
  • Chemie
  • Natuurkunde
Label
Natural magick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reproduction of the anonymous English translation printed in London in 1658
Bibliography note
Includes "Suggested further reading" (p. ix)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
(From t. p.) 1. Of the causes of wonderful things -- 2. Of the generation of animals -- 3. Of the production of new plants -- 4. Of increasing houshold stuff -- 5. Of changing metals -- 6. Of counterfeiting gold -- 7. Of the wonders of the load-stone -- 8. Of strange cures -- 9. Of beautifying women -- 10. Of distillation -- 11. Of perfuming -- 12. Of artificial fires -- 13. Of tempering steel -- 14. Of cookery -- 15. Of fishing, fowling, hunting, &c. -- 16. Of invisible writing -- 17. Of strange glasses -- 18. Of statick experiments -- 19. Of pneumatick experiments -- 20. Of the chaos
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
ix, pages, facsimile (409 pages illustrations, diagrams)
Lccn
57012921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00992206
  • (OCoLC)ocm00992206
Label
Natural magick
Publication
Note
Reproduction of the anonymous English translation printed in London in 1658
Bibliography note
Includes "Suggested further reading" (p. ix)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
(From t. p.) 1. Of the causes of wonderful things -- 2. Of the generation of animals -- 3. Of the production of new plants -- 4. Of increasing houshold stuff -- 5. Of changing metals -- 6. Of counterfeiting gold -- 7. Of the wonders of the load-stone -- 8. Of strange cures -- 9. Of beautifying women -- 10. Of distillation -- 11. Of perfuming -- 12. Of artificial fires -- 13. Of tempering steel -- 14. Of cookery -- 15. Of fishing, fowling, hunting, &c. -- 16. Of invisible writing -- 17. Of strange glasses -- 18. Of statick experiments -- 19. Of pneumatick experiments -- 20. Of the chaos
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
ix, pages, facsimile (409 pages illustrations, diagrams)
Lccn
57012921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00992206
  • (OCoLC)ocm00992206

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