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A twice told tall tale
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Carl Lavoie

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 Posted: Tue Sep 4th, 2012 04:26 pm
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An alchemical tale is (re-)told in The Spectator of July 9, 1712 (No. 426), by R. Steele.


Balzac's short story, L'√Člixir de longue vie, might have been inspired by this 'account'.

Last edited on Tue Sep 4th, 2012 04:29 pm by Carl Lavoie

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