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Scholar, courtier, magician: the lost library of John Dee

Scholar, courtier, magician: the lost library of John Dee

18 January - 29 July 2016

Mathematician, magician, astronomer, astrologer, imperialist, alchemist and spy, John Dee (1527–1609) continues to fascinate and inspire centuries after he entered the court of Elizabeth I.

Blood: Uniting and Dividing

5 November 2015 - 28 February 2016

Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution

20 November 2015 - 28 March 2016

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V0025522 Chemists and workers operating distilling apparatus in a lab
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Chemists and workers operating distilling apparatus in a laboratory. Engraving by P. Galle (?) after J. van der Straet.
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Materia medica at the grand-ducal court in 16th century Tuscany

10 February 2016

The next seminar in the 2015–16 History of Pre-Modern Medicine Seminar Series takes place on...

Libraries can be good for your health

6 February 2016

Madame Ruppert's beauty secrets

3 February 2016

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