The Occult Philosophy in the Elizabethan Age: Frances Yates

The Occult Philosophy in the Elizabethan Age: Frances Yates

by Taylor and Francis
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415220505

ISBN-13: 9780415220507

Pub. Date: 12/28/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415220507
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/1999
Series:
Selected Works Series
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
Part I: The Occult Philosophy in Renaissance and Reformation
1. Medieval Christian Cabala: The Art of Ramon Lull
2. The Occult Philosophy in the Italian Renaissance: Pico della Mirandola
3. The Occult Philosophy in the Reformation: Johannes Reuchlin
4. The Cabalist Friar of Venice: Francesco Giorgi
5. The Occult Philosophy and Magic: Henry Cornelius Agrippa
6. The Occult Philosophy and Melancholy: Durer and Agrippa
7. Reactions against the Occult Philosophy: the Witch Craze
Part II: The Occult Philosophy in the Elizabethan Age
Introduction
1. John Dee: Christian Cabalist
2. Spenser's Neoplatonism and the Occult Philosophy: John Dee and The Faerie Queen
3. Elizabethan England and the Jews
4. The Reaction: Christopher Marlowe on the Conjurors, Imperialists and Jews
5. Shakespeare and the Christian Cabala: Freancesco Giorgi and The Merchant of Venice
6. Agrippa and Elizabethian Melancholy: George Chapman's Shadow of Night
7. Shakespearean Fairies, Witches, Melancholy: King Lear and the Demons
Prospero: The Shakespearean Magus
Part III: The Occult Philosophy and Rosicruicianism and Puritanism The Return of the Jews to England
1. Christian Cabala and Rosicrucianism
2. The Occult Philosophy and Puritanism: John Milton
3. The Return of the Jews to England
Epilogue
Notes
Index

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