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    • The Mirror of Alchemy

    • Esoteric Classics
    • By: Roger Bacon
    • Narrated by: Michael Strader
    • Length: 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Roger Bacon was born in England in 1219, and while he is primarily remembered as a philosopher, linguist, educator and scientist, he also spent a fair amount of time exploring the art of alchemy. The Mirror of Alchemy is one of the many texts he produced on the subject during his lifetime.

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    • Tract on the Tincture and Oil of Antimony

    • By: Roger Bacon
    • Narrated by: Keira Grace
    • Length: 26 mins
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    This treatise deals with the practice of alchemy in medicine, and the use of antimony and lead in particular. Roger Bacon provides the recipe for processing antimony to make the famous red oil of the philosophers. In Bacon’s opinion, this elixir was efficacious against a wide array of afflictions like fever, plague, gout, and leprosy. 

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