Rise of Alchemy in Fourteenth-Century England: Richard II and the Search for the Philosopher's Stone

Rise of Alchemy in Fourteenth-Century England: Richard II and the Search for the Philosopher's Stone

by Jonathan Hughes
     
 

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The first book to explore the importance of alchemy and its links to the occult in the period between 1320 and 1400.

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The first book to explore the importance of alchemy and its links to the occult in the period between 1320 and 1400.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781441178046
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
05/10/2012
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.90(d)

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Jonathan Hughes has taught at the University of East Anglia, University of Roehampton and the Oxford Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies. He is a guest lecturer at the Exeter Centre for the Study of Esotericism. His books include Pastors and Visionaries: Religion and Secular Life in Late Medieval Yorkshire; The Religious Life of Richard III and Arthurian Myths and Alchemy: the Kingship of Edward IV .

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