Jabir ibn Hayyan


Born
in Tus, Iran
December 21, 0721

Died
December 21, 0815

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Jābir ibn Hayyān (جابر بن حيان)
Abū Mūsā Jābir ibn Ḥayyān, (born c. 721, Ṭūs, Iran—died c. 815, Al’ Kūfah, Iraq), alchemist known as the father of chemistry. He systematized a “quantitative” analysis of substances and was the inspiration for Geber, a Latin alchemist who developed an important corpuscular theory of matter. (www.britannica.com)

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The Alchemical Works of Geber

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Geber's Best Writings on Al...

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Of the Invention of Verity:...

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The Works of Geber

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