|Series||Eighteenth century -- reel 6642, no. 07.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||12|
Eighteen books of the secrets of art and nature - Kindle edition by Johann Jacob Wecker. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Eighteen books of the secrets of art and : Johann Jacob Wecker. Eighteen Books of the Secrets of Art & Nature Being and Summe and Substance of Naturall Philosophy by Wecker, John & Read, Dr. R. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Eighteen books of the secrets of art & nature being the summe and substance of naturall philosophy, methodically digested This edition published in by Printed for Simon Miller Pages: nature and of art are thought magical by the unlearned, and the magicians trust foolishly in symbols and incantations to bring them power; pursuing them, they leave behind the work of nature and of.
The Big Book of Realistic Drawing Secrets: Easy Techniques for drawing people, animals, flowers and nature - Kindle edition by Park, Carrie Stuart, Parks, Rick. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Big Book of Realistic Drawing Secrets: Easy Techniques for drawing people, animals Reviews: By explaining how to sire multicolored horses, produce nuts without shells, and create an egg the size of a human head, Giambattista Della Porta's Natural Magic () conveys a fascination with tricks and illusions that makes it a work difficult for historians of science to take seriously. Yet, according to William Eamon, it is in the how-to books written by medieval alch/5(4). William R. Newman is the Ruth Halls Professor in the Department of the History and Philosophy of Science at Indiana University and the author of Gehennical Fire and Promethean Ambitions, as well as the coauthor of Alchemy Tried in the Fire (which was awarded the Pfizer Prize for the best book in the History of Science), all published by the University of Chicago Press/5(18). Yet, according to William Eamon, it is in the "how-to" books written by medieval alchemists, magicians, and artisans that modern science has its roots. These compilations of recipes on everything from parlor tricks through medical remedies to wool-dyeing fascinated medieval intellectuals because they promised access to esoteric "secrets of nature."Reviews: 1.
However, one text, the Kitab Sirr al-Khaliqa wa San`at al-Tabi`a (Book of the Secret of Creation and the Art of Nature), attributed to Jabir, c. , who in fact attributes this text to Apollonius of Tyana, is the basis for the single most popular text in Western Hermeticism, translated into Latin () as the Tabula Smaragdina (Emerald Tablet. Secrets of Embroidery began in as an online resource for the home embroiderer. It quickly became very popular, and digitisers requested us to display and sell their designs. Today, Secrets of Embroidery offers high quality designs and projects by over 60 designers. Landscape and Nature Books. Landscape and nature books are a great way to learn how to paint a timeless subject. Learn a variety of landscape painting techniques, from the basics to more advanced. Find books focused on painting in oils, acrylics, and watercolors. Landscape drawing books focus on using pencils and pens to draw landscapes. Science and the Secrets of Nature: Books of Secrets in Medieval and Early Modern Culture Books of Secrets in Medieval and Early Modern Culture Princeton paperbacks: Author: William Eamon: Editor: William Eamon: Edition: illustrated, reprint, revised: Publisher: Princeton University Press, ISBN: , Length: pages 5/5(1).