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The Englishman's Two Excellent Treatises on the Philosopher's Stone
  

The Englishman's Two Excellent Treatises on the Philosopher's Stone (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Kelly, Edward
By Waite, Arthur Edward

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Sir Edward Kelley or Kelly, also commonly known as Edward Talbot (1555 - 1597/8) was an English Renaissance medium and occultist most famous for his work with John Dee in his magical investigations. Kelley famously claimed to know the secret of turning metal into gold, as well as... read full description below.

ISBN 9781528711524
Barcode 9781528711524
Published 17 April 2019 by Vintage
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781528711524
ISBN-10 1528711521
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Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Vintage
Imprint Vintage Astronomy Classics
Publication Date 17 April 2019
Publication Country
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Kelly, Edward
By Waite, Arthur Edward
Category Reference Works
Philosophy Of Mind
Syncretist & Eclectic Religions & Belief Systems
Myths & Mythology
Folklore
Astronomy, Space & Time
Self-Help & Practical Interests
Mind, Body, Spirit: Thought & Practice
Number of Pages 218
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 13mm
Weight 281g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text History of Ideas & Popular Philosophy
ONIX Text General/trade
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Sir Edward Kelley or Kelly, also commonly known as Edward Talbot (1555 - 1597/8) was an English Renaissance medium and occultist most famous for his work with John Dee in his magical investigations. Kelley famously claimed to know the secret of turning metal into gold, as well as possessing the Philosopher's Stone itself. This volume contains two essays by Kelly and Arthur Edward Waite on the subject of alchemy, and in particular its ultimate goal: obtaining the philosopher's stone. Contents include: Biographical Preface , The Stone of the Philosophers , Certain Fragments selected from the Letters of Edward Kelly , The Humid Way, or a Discourse upon the Vegetable Menstrum of Saturn , The Theatre of Terrestrial Astronomy , etc. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition complete with the original text and artwork.

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