Helmont, Jean Baptiste van, 1577-1644

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Flemish physician and chemist who attempted to construct a natural philosophical system based on chemical concepts; also developed the concept of gas.

From the description of Extractus : selectissimarum rerum chymicarum, Joannis Bapt. Helmontii ab Helmond, insignis ac subtilissimi philosophi adepti lectu utilissmus, [ca. 1645-1799?]. (University of Arizona). WorldCat record id: 28743614

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referencedIn Remarks on the works of John Baptiste Van Helmont, et al, c. 1760 John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
referencedIn New York University. School of Medicine. Individuals, doctors, surgeons : Isidor Greenwald papers, n.d. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf [Jean Baptiste van Helmont, biographical materials] University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Helmont, Jean Baptiste van, 1577-1644. Extractus : selectissimarum rerum chymicarum, Joannis Bapt. Helmontii ab Helmond, insignis ac subtilissimi philosophi adepti lectu utilissmus, [ca. 1645-1799?]. University of Arizona Libraries
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Birth 1577-01-12

Death 1644-12-30

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Dutch; Flemish

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