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Hofmann, Albert 1906-2008

Overview
Works: 174 works in 599 publications in 11 languages and 7,321 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Biography  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Cross-cultural studies  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Creator, Contributor, Honoree, Other, Editor, wpr, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Interviewee, Narrator
Classifications: QK99.A1, 615.7883
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Albert Hofmann
Plants of the gods : origins of hallucinogenic use by Richard Evans Schultes( Book )

25 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's most renowned authorities on the botany and chemistry of hallucinogens have produced an exhaustive study of psychoactive flora. The properties of the plants and the use made of them by man are examined and detailed by botanist Richard Evans Schultes and chemist Albert Hofmann. Their text is accompanied by many illustrations, over a hundred of which are in color
The road to Eleusis : unveiling the secret of the mysteries by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The botany and chemistry of hallucinogens by Richard Evans Schultes( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 1980 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By Richard Evans Schultes, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, and Albert Hofmann, Basel, Switzerland. With Forewords by I. Newton Kugelmass and Henrich Kluver. The Second Edition of this book encompasses all of the advances that have been made in this field since publication of the original text. Newly discovered hallucinogenic plants have been incorporated into the discussions along with new information on some well-known drugs. The authors continue to focus on the botany and chemistry of hallucinogens, although they also consider ethnobotanical, historical, pharmacological and psy
Plants of the gods : their sacred, healing, and hallucinogenic powers by Richard Evans Schultes( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The use of hallucinogenic plants has been a part of human experience for millennia, yet modern Western societies have only recently become aware of the significance that these plants have had in shaping the history of diverse cultures. Capable of bringing human beings in closer touch with the spirit worlds, hallucinogenic plants have long been venerated as aids to mental health and as the sacred connection to the mystical. The authors of this definitive book examine the cross-cultural ceremonial and ritual use of many hallucinogenic substances. Profusely illustrated, this book contains an extensively researched plant lexicon, providing common and botanical names, history, ethnography, preparation, chemical components, usage in healing, and effects for 91 hallucinogenic plants
LSD, my problem child by Albert Hofmann( Book )

97 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Découverte, observation, expérimentation et usages du LSD par son inventeur. Avec des témoignages d'Ernst Jünger, d'Aldous Huxley, et de Walter Vogt
Hofmann's potion : the pioneers of LSD by National Film Board of Canada( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovered in 1943 by Albert Hofmann, LSD was hailed as a powerful tool to treat alcoholism and drug addiction and to provide a window into schizophrenia and other mental illnesses. Aldous Huxley and others promoted the drug as a powerful tool for mental exploration and self-understanding. This film chronicles the drug's early days, and features interviews with many LSD pioneers
Pflanzen der Götter : d. mag. Kräfte d. Rausch- u. Giftgewächse by Richard Evans Schultes( Book )

17 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in German and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Mutterkornalkaloide by Albert Hofmann( Book )

14 editions published in 1964 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The substance : Albert Hofmann's LSD( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in German and English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the 1943 discovery of LSD by Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann, the attempts by Hofmann and other scientists to promote the drug for its therapeutic potential, and its hijacking by the 1960s counterculture and subsequent descent into infamy
LSD. Albert Hofmann und Ernst Jünger : der Briefwechsel 1947 bis 1997 by Albert Hofmann( Book )

9 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einsichten, Ausblicke : Essays by Albert Hofmann( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Weg nach Eleusis : d. Geheimnis d. Mysterien by Robert G Wasson( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in German and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LSD and the divine scientist : the final thoughts and reflections of Albert Hofmann by Albert Hofmann( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Denkmäler mit architektonischem oder vorwiegend architektonischem Grundgedanken by Albert Hofmann( Book )

6 editions published in 1906 in German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die gemeingefährlichen delikte nach reichsstrafgesetzbuch, nach den neuen strafgesetzentwürfen, insbesondere nach entwurf 1927. by Albert Hofmann( Book )

9 editions published between 1931 and 1932 in German and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insight, outlook by Albert Hofmann( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El camino a Eleusis : una solución al enigma de los misterios by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les champignons hallucinogènes du Mexique; études ethnologiques, taxinomiques, biologiques, physiologiques et chimiques by Roger Heim( Book )

4 editions published in 1958 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albert Hofmann und die Entdeckung des LSD : auf dem Weg nach Eleusis by Roger Liggenstorfer( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Am 11. Januar 2006 wurde Dr. Albert Hofmann 100 Jahre alt. 1943 entdeckte er die stärkste bewußtseinsverändernde Substanz? das LSD. Ein Stoff, der Wissenschaft, Kultur und Gesellschaft der 2. Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts so stark beeinflußt hat, wie kaum eine andere Substanz zuvor. Aus diesem Anlaß versammelt dieses Buch seine wichtigsten Texte und Vorträge aus den letzten beiden Jahrzehnten. Mit Beiträgen von Ralph Metzner, Günther Amendt, Wolf-Dieter Storl, Myron J. Stolaroff, Mathias Bröckers, Christian Rätsch, Claudia Müller-Ebeling, Jonathan Ott, Roger Liggenstorfer u.a
 
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The botany and chemistry of hallucinogens
Alternative Names
A er bo te Huo fu man 1906-2008

Aerbote-Huofuman 1906-2008

Albert Hofman

Albert Hofmann químic suís

Albert Hofmann químico suizo

Albert Hofmann Schweizer Chemiker und Entdecker von LSD

Albert Hofmann schweizisk kemiker

Albert Hofmann schweizisk kemist

Albert Hofmann scienziato svizzero

Albert Hofmann svájci biokémikus

Albert Hofmann sveitsisk kjemikar

Albert Hofmann sveitsisk kjemiker

Albert Hofmann Swiss chemist

Albert Hofmann szwajcarski chemik

Albert Hofmann Zwitsers auteur

Alberts Hofmanis

Albertus Hofmann

Hôfman, Albert 1906-2008

Hofmann, A. 1906-2008

Hofmann, A. (Albert), 1906-2008

Hofmann, Albert 1906-

Hofmans, Alberts 1906-2008

Huofuman, Aerbote 1906-2008

Άλμπερτ Χόφμαν

Алберт Хофман

Алберт Хофман швајцарски хемичар

Альберт Гофман

Альберт Гофманн

Альберт Гофманн швейцарський хімік і літератор

Альбэрт Гофман

Хофман, Альберт швейцарский химик и литератор

אלברט הופמן

אלברט הופמן כימאי שווייצרי

آلبرت هافمن

ألبرت هوفمان

آلبرت هوفمان شیمی‌دان سوئیسی

आल्बर्ट हॉफमन

ஆல்பர்ட் ஹாப்மன்

อัลเบิร์ต ฮอฟมานน์

ალბერტ ჰოფმანი შვეიცარიელი ქიმიკოსი და ლიტერატორი

앨버트 호프먼

アルバート・ホフマン

ホッフマン, A.

ホフマン, アルベルト

歐拔荷夫曼

艾伯特·霍夫曼

Languages
German (137)

English (112)

Spanish (34)

French (19)

Italian (11)

Hungarian (5)

Japanese (3)

Polish (3)

Hebrew (2)

Czech (2)

Danish (1)

Covers
The road to Eleusis : unveiling the secret of the mysteriesThe botany and chemistry of hallucinogensPlants of the gods : their sacred, healing, and hallucinogenic powersLSD, my problem childInsight, outlookEl camino a Eleusis : una solución al enigma de los misteriosThe Gateway to inner space : a festschrift in honor of Albert Hofmann