Johann Daniel Mylius
Ioannis Danielis Mylii Vetterani Hassi M.C. Opus medico–chymicum: continens tres tractatus siue Basilicas: quorum prior inscribitur Basilica medica: secundus Basilica chymica: tettius Basilica philosophica. Francofurti: Apud Lucam Iennis, 1618–1630. Volume One.
Johann Daniel Mylius (c.1583–1642) was a German philosopher, composer and alchemist, who also studied theology and medicine. He wrote many alchemical treatises, and is best known for his works on alchemical emblems. Seen here across from the beautiful title page engraving are the handwritten notes by a previous owner.