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Image caption[Alchemist]
Creator (Artist) Cruikshank, George , 1792 - 1878
Image Type Print (Wood engraving)
Image Date 1839
Size 7 x 4 cm.
Call number Smith 540 SCO43 P.7
Notes A 19th century image of an alchemist at work. Accompanying text reads: "After the learning of the Arabians had spread beyond the boundaries of Spain, there arose a celebrated class of men called alchemists. Most persons have heard of the alchemists, and I here present you with the picture of one."
Publishig information
Author Scoffern, J. , 1814 - 1882
TitleChemistry no Mystery; or, A Lecturer's Bequest.
PublisherHarvey and Darton
Imprint Date1839
Location in Bookp.7