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Elias Ashmole
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 Elias Ashmole (1617-1692) was the English politician and astrologer whose bequest of a library and a collection of manuscripts to the University of Oxford formed the basis of the Ashmolean Museum. He published a number of alchemical works, including Theatrum Chemicum Britannicum (1652), available online