Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780892540976
Publisher: Nicolas-Hays, Inc
Publication date: 12/01/2004
Pages: 158
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Paracelsus (Philippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim, 1493-1541) was a Swiss physician who also gained magical knowledge from Johannes Trithemius, Agrippa's teacher, and was acquainted with the famous alchemist, Solomon Trimosin (author of Splendor Solis). In his use of herbal remedies and principle of -signatures- he could easily be credited as one of the fathers of modern pharmacology. His work had a major influence on John Dee, Francis Barrett, A.E. Waite, and many others.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews