Ediciones Patrimonio, the Spanish publisher of fine and expensive facsimiles of medieval and early modern manuscripts, has issued a book on the Splendor solis to complement their recent facsimile.
This book contains full page illustrations of the images from the Bibliotheque Nationale MS. German 113. The authors Alejandro García Avilés and Carlos Espí Forcén provide an interesting survey of the alchemical background and a decription of the work.
Splendor Solis: in Search of the Philosopher's Stone 53 colour illustrations
316 pages, 34 x 25 cm
Languages: Spanish, Italian, English and German
Alejandro García Avilés
Carlos Espí Forcén Price: 100 Euros
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