Treatise on Rocks and Minerals titled, De lapidibus (On Stones)

Theophrastus of Eresus, the Greek scientist and philosopher, known as the founder of botany, wrote a treatise on rocks and minerals, early in the third century BCE. The treatise was called De lapidibus (On Stones).

Date:
      300 BCE
Name(s):
      Theophrastus of Eresus
Occupation:
      Scientist
      Philosopher
Location:
      Greece


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