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Alchemical Coins No 3. No 31 The Three Tables of Man – coloured. Tillage of Light No 3.
Frustrated waiting for a particular book to become available? Rosie Crucian Crowne No 7. Mike Brenner has done us all a great service by undertaking this translation. Some of the language is rather challenging, and it is difficult to find the exact terms in modern English for some of the abstruse concepts in this eighteenth century alchemical work.
Speculum veritatis No 7. People buying copies today will find that, if they are prepared to hold on to these for some years, then the price will increase considerably. The main focus of this present book is to provide for the first time a translation of the text into English, and to suggest ways in which the symbolic sequence of this work can be explored. Key of Alchemy No Brueghel’s Seven Deadly Sins No 3. The series thus focusses on issuing editions of source material, rather than providing an individual interpretation.
This book also includes the original German text, so that people who know German can make their own alternative reading of passages.
Magnum Opus Hermetic Sourceworks
Why buy these books when so much is available free on the internet? This series has often been reproduced in modern books on alchemy, though no one seems to have attempted to interpret the work.
Why buy these books when so much is available free on the internet? It sold out rather quickly, so I pushed on with some other works. Also I had to do much primary research, visiting many libraries seeking rare manuscript material. Alchemical Coins No 3.
Often it took me many years to find someone to translate a work for the series. So these are no mass market books, but instead are hand crafted.
Magnum Opus Hermetic Sourceworks Series
Brueghel’s Seven Sougceworks Sins No 3. Frustrated waiting for a particular book to become available? The sereis is divided into twelve sections each headed by an mavnum figure. Zoroaster’s Cave No For example, I tried for ten years to find someone to translate the Voarchadumia, before I finally found Paul Ferguson willing to undertake this. Though most other contemporary publishers of alchemical books merely reprint editions from the late 19th and early 20th century revival of interest in alchemy, the Magnum Opus series has always sought out important alchemical works in manuscript and printed books that are not available in English editions.
Since fourteen new titles have been issued with more in preparation. Can I not just buy them through Amazon or my local bookseller, like any other book? Limited edition of signed and numbered copies. Mystical Alchemy No 2.
Publisher Series: Magnum Opus Hermetic Sourceworks
Opjs 31 The Three Tables of Man – coloured. Information on how the Magnum Opus books are prepared. Foundation course on symbolism How to read alchemical texts Advanced course on alchemical sequences Advanced course on Ripley Scroll Advanced course on Most Holy Trinosophia.
Mutus Liber Coloured No 5. Alchemical Symbols No I deconstructed its elements and printed it in book form.
One also has to bear in mind that I will not be able to continue publishing and binding up copies for much longer and when I stop publishing the series, it magnu, doubtless become more sought after. Alchemical Symbols No Pandora woodcut series Opuscula alchemica series No 1. They were never sold through book dealers, but only by direct mail order.
What Magnum Opus books are available right now to buy? Essay Concerning Adepts No 5. Book of Lambspring Coloured No 6. John Sawtre No 9.
Rosie Crucian Crowne No 7.