Alchemy in Europe: A Guide to Research (Hardback) book cover

Alchemy in Europe

A Guide to Research

By Claudia Kren

© 2013 – Routledge

146 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9781138008151
pub: 2014-07-04
Hardback: 9780415638364
pub: 2012-09-26
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780203083147
pub: 2013-01-25
from $54.95

FREE Standard Shipping!


This comprehensive annotated bibliography, first published in 1990, guides the user helpfully through where to find information on various elements on alchemy when researching. Divided into categories to aid finding the right area of interest, this book forms a unique reference tool.

Table of Contents

Introduction. The Bibliography 1. Research Aids 2. General Works 3. Early Alchemy 4. Medieval Alchemy 5. Alchemy in the Renaissance 6. Alchemy in Early Modern Europe (17th – 18th Centuries) 7. Alchemy in Context 7.1 Alchemy and the Arts 7.2 Alchemy and Society 7.3 Alchemy and the Spiritual 7.4 Alchemy and Newton

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Alchemy

Reissuing seminal works originally published between 1916 and 1995, Routledge Library Editions: Alchemy offers a selection of scholarship covering various facets of alchemical traditions. Some texts examine alchemy itself while some offer insight into the motives for alchemical research and others outlay portraits of people such as Giordano Bruno and John Dee.

Learn more…

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
HISTORY / Renaissance
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Occultism
RELIGION / Religion & Science
SCIENCE / History