The Magic Flute: Die Zauberflote. An Alchemical Allegory

The Magic Flute: Die Zauberflote. An Alchemical Allegory

by Tjeu van den Berk, Tjeu Van Denberk
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004130993

ISBN-13: 9789004130999

Pub. Date: 02/13/2004

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

This book demonstrates for the first time that Mozart's opera Die Zauberflöte is an enactment of the alchemical opus magnum, in the form of a chemical wedding, using Paracelsus's tria principia doctrine that was strongly prevalent among Freemasons towards the end of the 18th century.

Overview

This book demonstrates for the first time that Mozart's opera Die Zauberflöte is an enactment of the alchemical opus magnum, in the form of a chemical wedding, using Paracelsus's tria principia doctrine that was strongly prevalent among Freemasons towards the end of the 18th century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004130999
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
02/13/2004
Pages:
650
Product dimensions:
6.66(w) x 9.62(h) x 2.60(d)

Table of Contents

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