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A002. Frontispiece engraving from Johann Helfrich JÜNGKEN, Chymia experimentalis, Frankfurt, 1701.

A011. Man at the centre of the fortress of health, protected by the angels. From Robert Fludd's Medicina catholica.

A012. Seventh woodcut from the series in Basil Valentine's Azoth.

A016. Large engraving of the polarities in the macrocosm and the microcosm, from J.D. Mylius Opus medico-chymicum. Landscape format

A017. From Theophilus Schweighardt's 'Mirror of the Rosicrucian wisdom'.

A039. Engraving from Thomas Vaughan Lumen de lumine, London, 1651.

A042. Engraving of hermaphrodite from an 18th century version of the Rosarium philosophorum.

A047. Frontispiece to Hermetis Trismegisti Erkäntnüss der natur, Hamburg, 1706.

A051. Engraving from J.D. Mylius Philosophia reformata, Frankfurt, 1622.

A057. Image of Phanes emerging from the world egg. Redrawn from a sculpured relief by Adam McLean.

A059. Engraving from J. A. Siebmacher, Das güldene Vleiss, Nurnberg, 1737.

A062. The Invisible college of the Rosicrucians, Theophilus Schweighardt Speculum sophicum rhodo-stauroticum, 1618.

A078. Engraving from Sabine Stuart de Chevalier, Discours philosophique, 1781.

A096. Engraving six from Norton's 'Ordinall' in Ashmole, Theatrum Chemicum Britannicum, 1652.

A109.Engraving from Malachias Geiger Microcosmus hypochondriacus, Munich, 1651.

A124. Frontispiece from Jean Beguin, Tyrocinium chymicum, 1660

A125. Image from the Aurora consurgens.

A144. Engraving four from Michelspacher Cabala: Spiegel der Kunst und Natur, 1615.

A145. Woodcut from Petrus Bonus, Pretiosa margarita novella, Venice, 1546,

A154. Engraving from later edition of Flamel in Jean Maugin de Richenbourg, Bibliotheque des philosophes chimiques, Paris, 1741.

A158. Woodcut from Ramon Lull, Liber de ascensu et descensu intellectus, Valencia, 1512.

A160. Engraving from De Hooghe, Hieroglyphica oder Denkbilder der alten Völker, Amsterdam, 1744.

A179. Frontispiece engraving from Karl von Eckhartshausen Aufschlüsse zur Magie, Munich, 1788.

A214.Engraved title page from Libavius Syntagmatis selectorum... Frankfurt 1613 (reused from Alchymia... 1605.)

All these images are copyright © Adam McLean 1998-2004. These are available for sale as coloured prints from the alchemy web bookstore or as high resolution images on the Alchemical and hermetic emblems CD-Rom.

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