Before the Lost Arts and Other Lectures (Classic Reprint)

Before the Lost Arts and Other Lectures (Classic Reprint)

By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days
When will my order arrive?


Excerpt from Before the Lost Arts and Other Lectures But other explorations have proved the existence of more numerous and more wonderful tools and even machines at a much more remote period. It is well known that the beginnings of science were in the cells of the alchemists and astrologers. The most ancient implements and machines referred to are found in connection with more ancient cells, where they were wrought centuries before Venice worked in glass or Egypt built her pyramids. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

Product details

  • Paperback | 120 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 172g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243080557
  • 9780243080557