Mirror of Literature,  6 (1825), 341–44.

Origins and Inventions. No. IX

F R—y


Regular Feature, Miscellaneous

[1] Early Books


Invention, Astronomy, Ancient Authorities, Reading

    Reports: 'Josephus speaks of two columns, the one of stone, the other of brick, on which the children of Seth wrote their inventions and astronomical discoveries' (341).

[3] Antimony


Chemistry, Alchemy, Pharmaceuticals

People mentioned:

Basil Valentine

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