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    Arnold Of Villanova From Maier Symbola Aurea Mensae 1617

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    Alchemical Emblems, Occult Diagrams, and Memory Arts: Ars Notoria

    Alchemical symbols on The Hand of Philosophy, from 1667. A salamander surrounded by flames can be seen on the palm.

    Alchemy: Image from page 1078 of Johann Michael Faust. Compendium Alchymist, Pandora Explicata & Figuris Illustrata, 1706. | Flickr - Photo Sharing. An #Alchemy artwork.

    The English Emblem Book Project - Autor ego audendi ('I am the author of being bold') -- gorgeous image!

    Mediaeval Engraving 1

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    earth's crust with the evolutionary history of the species j.l. agassiz - 1851

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    1894 electricity original antique science laboratory print.

    n766_w1150 by BioDivLibrary, via Flickr


    ➰ Alchemy is most commonly described in chemical terms, and alchemists were also frequently chemists. The common concept of turning lead into gold is about refining the coarse and common into the rare and the perfect (art via tracciamenti) Sacred Geometry ♥

    ORIGIN OF THE EARTH-CREATION of Thomas Burnet Plate page 963 which illustrates his theories as the first Englishman to attempt a scientific account of the origin of the earth. HIs best known work is his Telluris Theoria Sacra, or Sacred Theory of the Earth, a speculative cosmogony, in which Burnet suggested a hollow earth with most of the water inside until Noah's Flood, at which time mountains and oceans appeared.

    The Ernst Mayr Library, via Flickr

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    Cabala Mineralis Manuscript Engraving 3

    Sacred Geometry ♥

    japanese star map.