Klage Theophrasti über seine eigenen Discipel
Printing History, Manuscripts. First printed in 1594.
Editions. Not edited by Huser or Sudhoff.
Relationship between different versions. Only one known version.
Structure, genre/form, perspective, style.
Relationship to other texts.
Authenticity, authorship. An anthology of warnings and critical statements taken from authentic Paracelsian works. Obviously collected in opposition to the widespread alchemical and medical forgeries ascribed to Paracelsus.
Time of writing. Probably compiled in the early 1590s.
Manuscripts: no manuscripts known
- 1594 (Klage Theophrasti/ vber seine eigene Discipel/ vnnd leichtfertige Ertzte (no place, 1594); VD16 P 383; Sudhoff, Bibliographia Paracelsica, 414–415 n° 233; another edition: VD16 P 384, Sudhoff, Bibliographia Paracelsica, 415–416 n° 234)
Essential bibliography: Sudhoff, Bibliographia Paracelsica, 414–416.
Further bibliographical references:
Gilly, Paracelsus in der BPH (1993), 61.