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Title The sword and the crucible : Count Boldzsár Batthydány and natural philosophy in sixteenth-century Hungary / by Dóra Bobory.
Imprint Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2009.

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Description 1 online resource (xii, 240 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-227) and index.
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English.
Subject Batthyány, Boldizsár, 1538-1590.
Batthyány, Boldizsár, 1538-1590.
Alchemy -- History -- 16th century.
Alchemy -- History.
Alchemy -- Hungary -- History.
Hungary.
1500-1599
Genre History.
Electronic books.
Contents TABLE OF CONTENTS; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; EPILOGUE; CONCLUSIONS; APPENDIX A; APPENDIX B; APPENDIX C; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Summary In the sixteenth century a new type of practitioner emerges in Europe: the aristocrat who not only supports creative activities, but is personally involved in the projects he finances. The courts of noblemen and other wealthy individuals are transformed i.
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