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Chemist, Doctor (11-Nov-1493 — 24-Sep-1541)


Manly Palmer Hall. The Mystical and Medical Philosophy of Paracelsus. Los Angeles, CA: The Philosophical Research Society, Inc.. 1964. 89pp.

Henry M. Pachter. Paracelsus: Magic into Science. New York: Henry Schuman. 1951.

Walter Pagel. Paracelsus: An Introduction to Philosophical Medicine in the Era of the Renaissance. Basel and New York: S. Karger. 1958.

Andrew Weeks. Paracelsus: Speculative Theory and the Crisis of the Early Reformation. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press. 1997.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

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  4. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  5. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1123)

  6. European Authors 1000-1900 (pp.701-03)

  7. The Catholic Encyclopedia (vol.11, pp.468-69)

  8. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.67)

  9. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.385)

  10. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.371)

  11. Who's Who in Europe, 1450-1750 (p.231)

  12. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.395)

  13. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.155)

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