The Occult Philosophy in the Elizabethan Age: Frances Yates

The Occult Philosophy in the Elizabethan Age: Frances Yates

by Taylor and Francis
     
 

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.  See more details below

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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

List of Illustrations
Preface
Introduction1
Pt. IThe Occult Philosophy in Renaissance and Reformation
1Medieval Christian Cabala: The Art of Ramon Lull11
2The Occult Philosophy in the Italian Renaissance: Pico della Mirandola19
3The Occult Philosophy in the Reformation: Johannes Reuchlin27
4The Cabalist Friar of Venice: Francesco Giorgi33
5The Occult Philosophy and Magic: Henry Cornelius Agrippa43
6The Occult Philosophy and Melancholy: Durer and Agrippa57
7Reactions against the Occult Philosophy: the Witch Craze71
Pt. IIThe Occult Philosophy in the Elizabethan Age
8John Dee: Christian Cabalist92
9Spenser's Neoplatonism and the Occult Philosophy: John Dee and The Faerie Queene111
10Elizabethan England and the Jews128
11The Reaction: Christopher Marlowe on Conjurors, Imperialists and Jews135
12Shakespeare and Christian Cabala: Francesco Giorgi and the Merchant of Venice148
13Agrippa and Elizabethan Melancholy: George Chapman's Shadow of Night157
14Shakespearean Fairies, Witches, Melancholy: King Lear and the Demons172
15Prospero: The Shakespearean Magus186
Pt. IIIThe Occult Philosophy and Rosicrucianism and Puritanism. The Return of the Jews to England
16Christian Cabala and Rosicrucianism197
17The Occult Philosophy and Puritanism: John Milton206
18The Return of the Jews to England213
Epilogue219
Notes223
Index245

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