A description of new philosophical furnaces ; or, A new art of distilling, divided into five parts. Whereunto is added a description of the tincture of gold, or the true aurum potabile; also, the first part Of the mineral work / by John Rudolph Glauber; et forth in English, by J.F.D.M.

Title: 
A description of new philosophical furnaces ; or, A new art of distilling, divided into five parts. Whereunto is added a description of the tincture of gold, or the true aurum potabile; also, the first part Of the mineral work / by John Rudolph Glauber; et forth in English, by J.F.D.M.
Author/Artist: 
Glauber, Johann Rudolf, 1604-1670.
Publisher: 
London : Richard Coats, for Thos. Williams, 1651.
Description: 
[16], 452, [12] p. : ill., plates ; 19 cm.
Other Authors: 
French, John, 1616-1657.
Glauber, Johann Rudolf, 1604-1670. De auri tinctura. English.
Glauber, Johann Rudolf, 1604-1670. Operis mineralis. Part I. English.
Format of Material: 
Microform
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Bib ID: 
94344
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Location: 
Microforms
Call Number: 
F-5538
Location: 
Secured Stacks - Rare Books
Call Number: 
TP589.G55 *
Variant Title: 
New art of distilling
Binder's spine title: Philosophical furnaces
Notes: 
Each of the five parts of "A description of new philosophical furnaces," "Tincture of gold, " and "Mineral work" has a separate t.p. dated 1652.
Page 232 photographed July 3, 2007 for Glass of the Alchemists. (Photography no. 94344 pg.232).
Displayed in the exhibition titled "Glass of the Alchemists: Lead Crystal-Gold Ruby, 1650-1750", held in the Changing Exhibitions Gallery at The Corning Museum of Glass, June 27, 2008-January 4, 2009.
Glass (casting, polishing, coloring, repair, scientific uses): p. 273-288; 300-307.