Alchemist's Handbook - Frater Albertus
The 1960 classic introduction to laboratory alchemy by an acknowledged master, reissued.
This book is the fundamental beginner's guide to laboratory alchemy. It outlines how to equip and furnish a home laboratory, and offers step-by-step instructions for the work of the Lesser Circulation - the alchemical transformation of the plant kingdom. It offers guidance on the use of herbs, the symbolism of alchemy and its relationship to philosophy, therapeutics, and chemistry. It is the best book on the subject and this edition includes an introductory essay by Israel Regardie.
York Beach, ME: Weiser Books, 1974. Paperback, 124 pages. New.