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The hermetic cabinet : alchemy & mysticism

Author: Alexander Roob
Publisher: Köln ; New York : Taschen, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Takes the reader on a magical mystery tour spanning an arc from the mediaeval cosmogram and images of Christian mysticism, through the fascinating world of alchemy to the art of the Romantic era.

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Genre/Form: Early works
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Roob
ISBN: 9783836514262 3836514265
OCLC Number: 431476501
Description: 191 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Macrocosm --
Opus Magnum --
Microcosm --
Rotation.
Other Titles: Alchemy and mysticism
Responsibility: Alexander Roob ; [English translation, Shaun Whiteside].

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