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By Maurizio Calvesi, Mino Gabriele

Alchemy has had an extended status dating with paintings, visible either in alchemical texts and in mainstream leisure. Literary alchemy appears to be like through the historical past of English literature from Shakespeare to trendy fable authors. right here, characters or plot constitution stick to an alchemical magnum opus. within the fourteenth century, Chaucer begun a development of alchemical satire that may nonetheless be noticeable in contemporary fable works like these of Terry Pratchett.

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Premessa
Durer e l'Alchimia
La forma del fuoco e los angeles dinamica degli elementi
Due maestri dell'acquaforte
L'eta moderna

Il linguaggio dell'alchimia
Personaggi
Glossario breve
Bibliografia

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