Feign Quotes (1 quote)
The alchemists call in many varieties out of astrology, auricular traditions, and feigned testimonies.
As quoted, without source, in Samuel Austin Allibone, Prose Quotations From Socrates to Macaulay (1876), 28. Although two other quotes by Bacon under the heading 'Alchemy' do have sources indicated, the subject quote appears without source—which leaves the authenticity of the subject quote in question. As yet, Webmaster has found no primary source. Can you help?
[Note: auricular means received by the sense of hearing. -Webmaster]