Two diverse cryptic alchemies written by one copyist and linked by two series of alchemical emblems. The first text, Philosophia hermetica, in Italian verse, is linked to Federicl Gualdi. The second text, Compendiolum de praeparatione auri potabilis veri, is attributed to M[arcus] E[ugenius] Bonacina.
Philosophia hermetica Compendiolum de praeparatione auri potabilis veri
Duveen, Denis I
Archives or Manuscripts
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Book of Secrets: Alchemy
Related Exhibit or Resource:
Book of Secrets: Alchemy and the European Imagination, 1500-2000
Mellon MS 131
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
Number of Pages: 110
For more information about this resource, contact: