By Johann Isaac Hollandus
"A paintings of Saturn" is a vintage alchemic tex by way of the alchemist J. I. Hollandus.
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"My baby shall be aware of, that the Stone referred to as the Philosopher's Stone, comes out of Saturn. And hence whilst it truly is perfected, it makes projection besides in mans' physique from all illnesses, that may attack them both inside or with out, be they what they are going to, or known as through what identify soever, as additionally within the imperfect Metals."
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A Work of Saturn by Johann Isaac Hollandus