Bibliography Abbreviations
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Michael Hunter and Edward B. Davis (eds.), The Works of Robert Boyle (14 vols., London, 1999-2000)
Michael Hunter, Antonio Clericuzio and L.M. Principe, The Correspondence of Robert Boyle (6 vols., London, 2000-1)
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Scrupulosity and Science
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Letters and Papers
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Tried in the Fire
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'Alchemical Secrecy'
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'Virtuous Romance'
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Oxford Physiologists
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'Newly Discovered Boyle Documents'
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Gehennical Fire
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