Alchemy & Mysticism has ratings and 47 reviews. Nandakishore said: This is a magnificent compendium of alchemical symbols and the mystic thought be. Buy Alchemy & Mysticism (Hermetic Museum) by Alexander Roob (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on. Fables, folklore, and fantasy—this compendium of all things alchemical and mystical gathers centuries of esoteric mythology in the form of Alexander Roob.

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Jan 05, Joseph rated it really liked it Shelves: Log In Purchase a Subscription. It is impossible to open all the way. A greasy substance well known in the Middle Ages, green vitriol was valued for its ability to cause, when heated, a nasty sulfuric breakdown into iron and rust.

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Lots of beautiful imagery and a little bit of history as well. It is filled with illustrations, which convey immense amounts of information and meaning. Y en cuanto pueda, me hago con Atalanta fugiens de Michael Maier.


Pasatiempo’s most popular online content from the past seven days. This is a great visual porthole into the history of metaphysical thought, the early development of scientific thinking, and the romance of symbolic image-making. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

Art, Alchemy and Mysticism

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A must-have for anyone interested in the intersection of mysticism and early science. Aug 28, Mystivism rated it it was amazing Shelves: Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to continue reading. They can only enjoy the beauty of the images, and get some sort of rudimentary understanding, which itself is rewarding enough.

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This is a must have for anyone interested in the alchemical arts or in occult philosophy. Robo 15, Murray rated it really liked it. Lists with This Book.

Such a bizarre and delightful picture book. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Simply gorgeous, and of the quality one expects from Taschen when they’re on top of their game.

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We have both a burgeoning understanding of the ways in which chemicals anx, and a conviction in the transubstantiation of the eucharist. Alchemy is the ancestor of ahd profession – Chemical Engineering. To say one has grasped the truth through one of these manifold and enigmatic images, is found Well written description for every image helped to unravel some of the complex symbolical meaning of the alchemical art. At the same time, this Taschen offering includes several humdrum illustrations that are little more than Venn diagrams with dolled-up planetary depictions.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. This book doesn’t go that deep into the principles of Alchemy, but it makes available unlike any other book I know of, a complete portal of sacred alchemical art both East and West.

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