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The alchemy of light : geometry and optics in late Renaissance alchemical illustration, by Urszula Szulakowska

Label
The alchemy of light : geometry and optics in late Renaissance alchemical illustration
Title
The alchemy of light
Title remainder
geometry and optics in late Renaissance alchemical illustration
Statement of responsibility
by Urszula Szulakowska
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Szulakowska, Urszula
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1623.S9
LC item number
S98 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Symbola et emblemata,
Series volume
v. 10
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  • Symbolism
  • Occultism
  • Alchemy
Label
The alchemy of light : geometry and optics in late Renaissance alchemical illustration, by Urszula Szulakowska
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-197) and index
Contents
  • Heinrich Khunrath's Amphiteatrum sapientiae aeternae : the edition of 1604 (published Hanover, 1609)
  • Epicureans, blasphemers, sophists and black-magicians : the persecution of Heinrich Khunrath
  • Michael Maier's alchemical geometry of the sun
  • Robert Fludd : the divine alchemy of the eye of God
  • Semiotic structures of Renaissance alchemical imagery
  • Geometry and astrology in late medieval and early Renaissance alchemy
  • Influence of medieval optics on Renaissance alchemy
  • Paracelsian alchemy : the "astral virtue" and the "aerial saltpetre" --.
  • John Dee's alchemy of light : the Monas hieroglyphica and the Cabbalah
  • John Dee's conceptual architecture and "zographie" in an alchemical context
  • Heinrich Khunrath : divine light and the fire of the magi
  • Heinrich Khunrath's Amphiteatrum sapientiae aeternae : the 1595 and 1602 editions
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxii, 246 p.
Isbn
9789004116900
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00044417
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1779407-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1779407
  • (Sirsi) o44447130
  • (OCoLC)44447130
Label
The alchemy of light : geometry and optics in late Renaissance alchemical illustration, by Urszula Szulakowska
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-197) and index
Contents
  • Heinrich Khunrath's Amphiteatrum sapientiae aeternae : the edition of 1604 (published Hanover, 1609)
  • Epicureans, blasphemers, sophists and black-magicians : the persecution of Heinrich Khunrath
  • Michael Maier's alchemical geometry of the sun
  • Robert Fludd : the divine alchemy of the eye of God
  • Semiotic structures of Renaissance alchemical imagery
  • Geometry and astrology in late medieval and early Renaissance alchemy
  • Influence of medieval optics on Renaissance alchemy
  • Paracelsian alchemy : the "astral virtue" and the "aerial saltpetre" --.
  • John Dee's alchemy of light : the Monas hieroglyphica and the Cabbalah
  • John Dee's conceptual architecture and "zographie" in an alchemical context
  • Heinrich Khunrath : divine light and the fire of the magi
  • Heinrich Khunrath's Amphiteatrum sapientiae aeternae : the 1595 and 1602 editions
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxii, 246 p.
Isbn
9789004116900
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00044417
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1779407-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1779407
  • (Sirsi) o44447130
  • (OCoLC)44447130

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