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John Dee"s Conversations with Angels

Cabala, Alchemy, and the End of Nature

by Deborah E. Harkness

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of science,
  • Spirit communication & mediumship, spiritualism,
  • Science,
  • History & Surveys - Modern,
  • Philosophy,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Mysticism,
  • Dee, John, --1527-1608 Dee, John, --1527-1608,
  • Dee, John,--1527-1608,
  • History-Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Philosophy / Modern,
  • Religion-Mysticism,
  • Technology / General,
  • History,
  • Crystals

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7714410M
    ISBN 100521027489
    ISBN 109780521027489
    OCLC/WorldCa70844536

    The following documents are electronic reconstructions of the first three books of John Dee's Quinti Libri Mysteriorum, the original of which is Sloane MS. in the British are all three in Acrobat PDF format. These works attempt to follow the layout of Dee's original diaries. John Dee's angel conversations have been an enigmatic facet of Elizabethan England's most famous natural philosopher's life and work. Professor Harkness contextualizes Dee's angel conversations within the natural philosophical, religious and social contexts of his time. She argues that they represent a continuing development of John Dee's earlier concerns and interests.

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