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The Alchemical Tradition in the Late Twentieth Century (IO)

by Richard Grossinger

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by North Atlantic Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alchemy,
  • Philosophy,
  • New Age / Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • History: World,
  • General,
  • Philosophy / Metaphysics,
  • Science / Chemistry / General,
  • Metaphysics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8595494M
    ISBN 101556431333
    ISBN 109781556431333

    A revival of interest in alchemy swept the artistic, psychoanalytic, historical, and scientific circles of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and Warlick sets Ernst's work squarely within this .   This Dictionary documents alchemical symbolism from the early centuries AD to the late-twentieth century, for use by historians of literary culture, philosophy, science and the visual arts, and readers interested in alchemy and hermeticism/5(40).

      Through careful textual analysis, he reveals the theoretical and experimental sophistication of the late medieval alchemical tradition and its crucial contribution to the mechanical conception of nature. The entire field of science studies for the modern period should be affected by the significant insights contained in Atoms and : University of Chicago Press. In this accessible and authoritative study, Gareth Roberts provides an introduction to the history, concepts, terms and presuppositions of western European alchemy, as well as discussing the works of individual alchemists and the characteristically metaphorical and paradoxical languages they employed/5(8).

    The stag being seen as a noble masculine animal. This links in with the Unicorn as a symbol of the white or feminine tincture. In some alchemical illustrations, such as that of the late 16th century Book of Lambspring, the Stag and Unicorn meet in the forest of the soul as . Alchemical Traditions: From Antiquity to the Avant-Garde Edited by Aaron Cheak, PhD. this book synthesises a quintessentially high caliber of academic authorities on the vast and baroque heritage of the alchemical world. As a whole, the volume seeks to strike the perfect balance-the golden mean-between strict, historical objectivity and.


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