In England it would be as valuable as the philosopher's stone.
"Olla Podrida" by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
That fever became to him the philosopher's stone.
"Saved by the Lifeboat" by R.M. Ballantyne
Roger Bacon firmly believed in the philosopher's stone, and spent much of his time in search of it.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay
Give me the means of cheaply obtaining large amounts of comb, and I have almost found the philosopher's stone in bee keeping.
"Langstroth on the Hive and the Honey-Bee" by L. L. Langstroth
After this I thought that I had discovered the philosopher's stone.
"Daughters of the Puritans" by Seth Curtis Beach
A chemist offered him a share of his laboratory, to join in his search for the philosopher's stone.
"Great Men and Famous Women, Vol. 8 (of 8)" by Various
It was due, he said, to the Philosopher's having lost the Magic Stone.
"Boys and Girls Bookshelf (Vol 2 of 17)" by Various
He that can discover the philosopher's stone can answer.
"The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX" by Various
I've found the philosopher's stone.
"Mixed Faces" by Roy Norton
It is the philosopher's stone, which when found, opens the door to all wisdoms.
"Sex=The Unknown Quantity" by Ali Nomad
If you know how to spend less than you get, you have the philosopher's stone.
"Life and Literature" by J. Purver Richardson
Of the Philosopher's Stone, London, 1652.
"A History of Science, Volume 5(of 5)" by Henry Smith Williams
He had not yet discovered the true philosopher's stone.
"Try Again" by Oliver Optic
Did you ever hear of anything else so ill-named as the phantom called the "Philosopher's Stone"?
"Time and Tide by Weare and Tyne" by John Ruskin
I want to see thy heart; that is the philosopher's stone through which the mystery is revealed.
"Weird Tales. Vol. I" by E. T. A. Hoffmann
He had made it the object of his endeavour to discover the Philosopher's Stone.
"Weird Tales, Vol. II." by E. T. A. Hoffmann
He had set himself the task of discovering the philosopher's stone.
"The Serapion Brethren." by Ernst Theordor Wilhelm Hoffmann
It is the philosopher's stone, which discloses all secrets.
"The Serapion Brethren," by Ernst Theodor Wilhelm Hoffmann
Was he seeking the secret of the philosopher's stone?
"Black Diamonds" by Mór Jókai
Why is a man looking for the philosopher's stone like Neptune?
"The Handbook of Conundrums" by Edith B. Ordway