Suggestive Inquiry into the Hermetic Mystery with a Dissertation on the More Celebrated of the Alchemical Philosophers Being an Attempt Towards the Recov. . SUGGESTIVE INQUIRY. I NTO. THE HERMETIC MYSTERY. W I T H. A DISSERTATION. ON T H E more atelthrateh of the filthtmfral iabilnsopberg. B E I NG. A suggestive inquiry into the hermetic mystery: with a dissertation on the more celebrated of the alchemical philosophers, being an attempt towards the recovery .

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Jason Wolf rated it it was amazing Mar 04, The subject is esoteric. Alchemy in Contemporary British Literature.

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Walter Leslie Wilmshurstin his introduction to the reissue, laments that the thoughts of her later years did not find fruition in another work. Lists with This Book.

We are grateful indeed that someone finally makes some more open suggestions with the nature of the mysteries of Hermeticism. As Clarke acknowledges in the notes accompanying his novel, Louisa Agnew is modelled on the historical person of Mary Anne Atwood, a hermetic writer from the 19th century.

Jim rated it it was amazing Aug 30, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The author doesn’t want you to understand it. I suspect you’ll need to be extremely interested in the ancient mystery cults or Hermeticism or alchemy to read this cover to cover and it helps to know the basics of neo-Platonism.


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Anabela Costa rated it really liked it Sep 20, Walter Leslie Wilmshurst, in his introduction to the reissue, laments that the thoughts of her later years did not find mustery in another work. Jeremy R rated it liked it Apr 13, Nam, Corpus illud Hermeticum amo, atque opera alchemica posterioris Medii Aevi me fhe, attamen lectione skepsin non sepono.

Some Problems with the Historiography of Alchemy. She was born in DieppeFrance but grew up in GosportHampshire.

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Edited by Cory C. He claims, however, that there is much to be found in her papers, of which he was then in possession. David Robbins rated it it was amazing Feb 21, Early Magnetism in its higher relations to humanity, as veiled in the Poets and the Prophets.

Glienicke, Berlin; Madison, Wisconsin: Subjects AlchemyMysteriesHermeticism. Scriptrix eruditissima, attamen nimis suae aetatis.

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A suggestive inquiry into the Hermetic mystery

A suggestive inquiry into hefmetic Hermetic mystery Close. Introduction preview at https: Garett rated it it was amazing May 20, Jukebox rated it really liked it Aug 04, Daniel rated it it was amazing Jun 21, Published April 1st by Kessinger Publishing first published Daniel Graham rated it liked it Jul 05, Refresh and try again. Alchemy in art and entertainment. The second quote, when you understand the meaning, is the key to the process.


Her father, Thomas South, was a researcher into the history of spirituality, and she assisted and collaborated with her father from her youth. Edited by Clean Up Bot. Lives rated it it was amazing Jan 19, Suggetive trivia or quizzes yet. Number of pages Reading it after publication, he believed Mary Anne had revealed many hermetic secrets that were better left unpublished, and therefore bought up the remaining stock and, with his daughter, burnt them, along with the unfinished manuscript of his poem.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Thomas South paid for the book to be published anonymously inbut without having read it, trusting his daughter’s judgement. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.