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Admirables (les) Secrets d'Albert le Grand, by Albert le Grand

Keywords:  Alchemy, Book of secrets, Cookery, Distillation, Dyes and tinctures, Herbalism, Household Skills, Human reproduction, Magic Spells, Manual, Medical remedies, Medicine, Pharmacology, Pseudo-science, Recipes, Reference works, Science

Parisian category: Traité des Esprits, de la Cabale, de la Magie, des Démons

Illegality:  Darnton’s Corpus (36 copies requested in 7 orders)

Acquired:  74 full copies

Sold and Given:  94 full copies

Returns:  2 full copies

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Full title: Admirables (les) Secrets d'Albert le Grand, contenant plusieurs traités sur la conception des femmes et les vertus des herbes, des pierres précieuses, etc.
Edition type (by origin): Place of publication unknown
Author(s): Albert le Grand
Original title: Liber Secretorum Alberti Magni de virtutibus herbarum, lapidum et animalium quorumdam
Original language: Latin
Language(s): French
Publication: n.pl. [?]
Details: 1 volume
LFB Catalogue 1787
Notes: Attribution - editions sold not identified, numerous produced. Fauche-Borel Catalogue gives (Lyon, 1785), in-18°.