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A47656 A course of chemistry containing an easie method of preparing those chymical medicins which are used in physick : with curious remarks and useful discourses upon each preparation, for the benefit of such who desire to be instructed in the knowledge of this art / by Nicholas Lemery, M.D. LĂ©mery, Nicolas, 1645-1715.; Harris, Walter, 1647-1732. 1686 (1686) Wing L1039; ESTC R30931 293,575 606

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