Robert Fludd: Hermetic Philosopher and Surveyor of Two Worlds

Robert Fludd: Hermetic Philosopher and Surveyor of Two Worlds

by Joscelyn Godwin
     
 

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bert Fludd was one of the last of the true "Renaissance men" who took all learning as their preserve and tried to encompass the whole of human knowledge. Born in Elizabethan England, he became a convinced occultist while traveling on the Continent. His voluminous writings were devoted to defending the philosophy of the alchemists and Rosicrucians and applying their

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bert Fludd was one of the last of the true "Renaissance men" who took all learning as their preserve and tried to encompass the whole of human knowledge. Born in Elizabethan England, he became a convinced occultist while traveling on the Continent. His voluminous writings were devoted to defending the philosophy of the alchemists and Rosicrucians and applying their doctrines to a vast description of man and the universe. All of Fludd's important plates are collected here for the first time, annotated and explained, together with an introduction to his life and thought.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780933999695
Publisher:
Phanes Press
Publication date:
03/28/1991
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
8.55(w) x 10.98(h) x 0.31(d)

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