The Secrets Of Alchemy

Author: Lawrence Principe
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226682951
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An accessible history of alchemy by a leading world authority explores its development and relationship with myriad disciplines and pursuits, tracing its heyday in early modern Europe while profiling some of history's most colorful ...

The Secrets Of Alchemy

Author: Lawrence M. Principe
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226923789
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Through his exploration of alchemists and their times, Principe pieces together closely guarded clues from obscure and fragmented texts to reveal alchemy’s secrets, and—most exciting for budding alchemists—uses them to recreate many ...

The Book Of The Secrets Of Alchemy

Author: Constantino de Pisa
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9789004092884
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The "Liber secretorum alchimie" is an attempt to introduce alchemy into Aristotle's science: manipulating metals, astronomy, astrology, geography and even theology are combined in these lecture notes taken by a 13th century medical student ...

The Philosopher S Stone

Author: Peter Marshall
Publisher: Pan Publishing
ISBN: 9780330489102
Size: 24.22 MB
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Alchemy is an ancient, but still practised, science. Peter Marshall investigates the realities behind the mythology of alchemy and searches for evidence of the element which can make it a reality, the legendary Philosopher's Stone.

Embodying Osiris

Author: Thom F Cavalli
Publisher: Quest Books
ISBN: 0835630501
Size: 68.84 MB
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With a Jungian perspective, clinical psychologist Dr. Thom F. Cavalli plumbs that wisdom through the myth of Osiris, the green-skinned Egyptian god of vegetation and the Underworld.

A Subtle Allegory

Author: Michael Maier
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781539422655
Size: 19.52 MB
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Instructing the reader thus through metaphor and veil, Maier hopes to allow those with the wisdom to understand the content to practice this art for spiritual and medicinal purposes. The occult trappings of this work are quite fantastical.

Science And The Secrets Of Nature

Author: William Eamon
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691026022
Size: 15.65 MB
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These compilations of recipes on everything from parlor tricks through medical remedies to wool-dyeing fascinated medieval intellectuals because they promised access to esoteric "secrets of nature.

The Alchemy Of Freedom

Author: A. H. Almaas
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 1611804469
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Well-known spiritual teacher A. H. Almaas uses the metaphor of the mysterious philosopher's stone to discuss a tremendous liberating power that leads to endless enlightenment.a aaaaaUsing the metaphor ofalapis philosophorum, the mysterious ...