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male and female,

Original French:  masle, & femelle:

Modern French:  masle, & femelle:

Male and female

Alchemist squaring the circle
Squaring the circle to make the sexes one whole. From Michael Maier, Atalanta Fugiens, 1617.

Maurice P. Crosland [1931–]
Historical Studies in the Language of Chemistry
plate 1a
New York: Dover, 1978



Posted 10 February 2013. Modified 15 January 2016.

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