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Theatrum chemicum Britannicum [microform] Containing severall poeticall pieces of our famous English philosophers, who have written the hermetique mysteries in their owne ancient language. Faithfully collected into one volume, with annotations thereon, by Elias Ashmole, Esq. Qui est Mercuriophilus Anglicus. The first part
Bib ID 1193573
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Uniform Title Theatrum chemicum Britannicum. Part 1
Description London : printed by J. Grismond for Nath: Brooke, at the Angel in Cornhill, MDCLII. [1652] 
[16], 486, [8] p., [2] plates (1 folded) : ill. (metal cuts, woodcuts) ; 
Series

Thomason Tracts ; 100:E.653[1].

Notes

A collection of works by various writers, compiled by Ashmole.

Partly in verse.

Title page in red and black.

The frontispiece is engraved and signed "T. Cross sculp:"; most of the illustrations are signed: Ro: Vaughan. sculp:.

The last four leaves contain a table of contents and glossary.

Annotation on Thomason copy: The final "I" in the imprint is crossed out, and "1651" is written; "Febr. 4.".

Reproduction of the original in the British Library.

Cited In

Wing (2nd ed., 1994) A3987.

Thomason E.653[1].

Reproduction Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1977. 1 microfilm reel; 35 mm (Thomason Tracts; 100:E.653[1]). 
Subjects Alchemy -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Ashmole, Elias, 1617-1692, comp  |  Vaughan, Robert, engraver  |  Cross, Thomas, active 1632-1682
Available From UMI 300 N Zeeb Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48103-1553 
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