Catalogue Entry: ALCH00027
Notebook (early 1690s), containing alchemical notes from a wide range of sources.
Bought at the Sotheby sale by Keynes for £40.
Arranged under the headings 'Notanda Chemica' (in Latin, 3 pp.) and 'Sententiæ notabiles' (in Latin and English, 22 pp.). Preceded by the heading 'Index Chemicus', under which is a single entry ('Ablutio') in Latin, and followed by 76 blank leaves.
'Sententiæ notabiles' published with notes and a brief commentary in Sherwood Taylor, 'Alchemical work'.