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Iain McCalman

Originally posted August 2003

The Last Alchemist

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It's been said that Count Alessandro di Cagliostro was one of Europe's most famous charlatans of the 18th century. But, it's also been said that Count Cagliostro was a great healer and mystic -- confidant to the rich and famous, con man, charmer. Now historian Iain McCalman calls Count Cagliostro "The Last Alchemist."

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