The Alchemist's Kitchen: Extraordinary Potions & Curious Notions (Hardcover)
Extraordinary Potions & Curious Notions
Walker & Company, 9780802715401, 58pp.
Publication Date: October 17, 2006
Packed with everything from ancient recipes for glues, varnishes, and paints to spiritual preparations of herbal tinctures and oils, including magical formulae and practices of alchemy, The Alchemist's Kitchen will appeal to anyone fascinated by the past and by the occult world. Guy Ogilvy takes you inside medieval laboratories and kitchens, revealing the hows and whys of mythical recipes and concoctions.