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1 CHKASHIGE, Masumi Oriental Alchemy.
Samuel Weiser, New York, 1974, ISBN:0877282609 
CHKASHIGE, Masumi. Oriental Alchemy. New York : Samuel Weiser, 1974. First American Paperback Edition. Pp (4),[i]-vii,(3),[1]-102. Illustrated. Small 8vo (mass market paperback), illustrated tan card coversm, black lettering to front cover and spine. Pritchard, Alchemy: A Bibliography of English-Language Writings 1669. Originally published in 1936. Contents : Introduction.Chapter I - Alchemy in the East. 1. Distinguished Alchemists in Ancient Ch ina. 2. Theories of Chinese Alchemy. 3. The Medicines of the Immortals. 4. The Art of Gold-Making. i. Recipes for Gold-Making. ii. Chemical Reactions of Gold-Making. Iii. Another Recipe for Gold-Making. Chapter II Bronze Articles. 1. The Six Receipts for Bronze. 2. The Method of Analysis of BronzeArticles. 3. The Results of Analysis of Bronze Articles. Chapter III Jap anese Swords. 1. Methods of Forging. 2. Anatomical Investigation of Japanese Swords. 3. Swords of the Natives of the Pacific Coast. Spine browned, tear to foot of spine, else very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs will be cheaper than quoted. 20.00

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