Alchemy: An Introduction to the Symbolism and the Psychology

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Inner City Books, 1980 - Science - 280 pages
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Shows the secret goal of alchemy to be the transformation of the personality, the search for wholeness. Invaluable for interpreting images in modern dreams and for an understanding of relationships.
 

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Contents

MOUNTAIN OF THE ADEPTS Michelspacher Cabala
12
Ack nowledgements
13
ALCHEMIST AND SOROR MYSTICA MutUS Liber 1702
20
GOD THE FATHER William Blake woodcut from
28
RELEASING THE SPIRIT FROM MATTER Thomas Aquinas
37
Greek Alchemy
39
ISIS SUCKLING HORUS From E A Wallis Budge
45
THE TEMPTING OF EVE Woodcut from the Speculum
51
ALCHEMIST WORSHIPPING SULPHUR Speculum
133
JONAH AND LAPIS ANGULARIS Speculum humanae
148
Arabic Alchemy
155
Aurura consurgens
177
Aurora consurgens
207
THE WISDOM OF GOD AS WORLD SOUL Engraving by
213
DEVIL AS AERIAL SPIRIT Illustration by Eugene
226
ALCHEMISTS AT WORK Mutus liber 1702 p 6
240

THE CONNECTION BETWEEN INSTINCT AND ARCHETYPE
59
Greek Alchemy
65
GreekArabic Alchemy
93
ROASTING THE SALAMANDER The Book of Lambspring
117
Arabic Alchemy
125
Aurora consurgens
241
ALCHEMICAL PELICAN Rhenanus Solis e puteo 1613
257
THE SYMBOLIC PROCESS Beroalde de Verville
271
Index
273
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