Digital Collections

Othmer Manuscript Collection

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A collection of ten manuscripts dating from the 15th to 17th centuries. Four of the listed manuscripts represent a portion of the Pseudo-Lullian alchemical corpus, a large collection of as many as 143 different texts that circulated as the work of Raymond Lull (Ramon Llull or Raimundus Lullus; 1232-1316), the famous Catalan philosopher, theologian, and mystic. The works of notable authors such as Arnaldus, de Villanova, (-1311), Johannes, de Rupescissa, Bonus, Petrus, (fl. 1323-1330), as well as unknown alchemists, also make up part of the collection below.