Book #52901

Magic Into Science: The Story of Paracelsus

Henry M. Pachter
Book #52901 Magic Into Science: The Story of Paracelsus. Henry M. Pachter.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket
Publisher: New York: Henry Schuman, c1951.

An edition in Very Good- condition with edgewear, age toning, wear to the corners and a mild warping to the boards in an alike dust-jacket that is scuffed and worn from the shelf with a few creases and tears around the trim. There is a School address stamp on the front flyleaf.

This book tells the story of Paracelsus, a 16th century physician and alchemist who is considered the father of modern chemistry. Paracelsus was a prolific writer, and his works on medicine, alchemy, and magic reflect his fascination with the natural world and his attempt to understand its mysteries. This book provides a fascinating look at one of the most important figures in the history of science.; 8vo; 360 pages; TBC;.

Price: $50.00