Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition, Volume 2

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Taylor & Francis, 1964 - History - 466 pages
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First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
  

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Review: Giordano Bruno & Hermetic Tradition

User Review  - John - Goodreads

If only all historians were such brilliant writers as Frances Yates! As with all her efforts, the work is clear and prettily writ - as well as well researched and carefully thought out. As for the ... Read full review

Review: Giordano Bruno & Hermetic Tradition

User Review  - Keith Heiberg - Goodreads

Yates does a good job of introducing the Hermetic Tradition (including alchemy, the art of memory, etc.) and Bruno himself. The more we learn about this complex and fascinating character, the more we ... Read full review

Contents

Preface page
ix
Abbreviations xiii
xiii
HI Hermes Trismegistus and Magic 44
115
Cornelius Agrippas Survey of Renaissance
130
Renaissance Magic and Science
144
1 Theological Objections
157
Religious Hermetism in the Sixteenth Century
169
First Visit to Paris
190
Giordano Bruno and the Cabala
257
Heroic Enthusiast
275
Second Visit to Paris
291
Giordano Bruno in Germany
306
Last Published Work
325
Return to Italy
338
XXL After Hermes Trismegistus was Dated
398
Hermes Trismegistus and the Fludd
432

The Hermetic
205
Philosophy
235

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