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Search phrase: alchemist

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King JohnKJ III.i.78Stays in his course and plays the alchemist,Stayes in his course, and playes the Alchymist,
Timon of AthensTim V.i.112(To the Poet) You are an alchemist, make gold of that.You are an Alcumist, make Gold of that:

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ParacelsusSwiss physician and alchemist,16th-c

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alchemistParacelsus

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Historical figures...s aw ii iii 11 swiss physician and alchemist 16th-c pepin pippen lll iv...

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