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The Resource The magus : or Celestial intelligencer; being a complete system of occult philosophy. In three books: containing the ancient and modern practice of the cabalistic art, natural and celestial magic, &c.; shewing the wonderful effects that may be performed by a knowledge of the celestial influences, the occult properties of metals, herbs, and stones, and the application of active to passive principles exhibiting the sciences of natural magic; alchymy, or hermetic philosophy; and also the nature, creation, and fall of man; his natural and supernatural gifts; the magical power inherent in the soul, &c.; with a great variety of experiments in natural magic: the constellatory practice, or talismanic magic; the nature of the elements, stars, planets, signs, &c.; the construction and composition of all sorts of magic seals, images, rings, glasses, &c.; the virtue and efficacy of numbers, characters, and figures, of good and evil spirits. Magnetism, and cabalistical or ceremonial magic; in which the secret mysteries of the Cabala are explained; the operations of good and evil spirits; all kinds of cabalistic figures, tables, seals, and names, with their use, &c. The times, bonds, offices, and conjuration of spirits. To whic is added Biographia antiqua, or The lives of the most eminent philosophers, maji, &c. The who illustrated with a great variety of curious engravings, magical and cabalistical figures, &c., by Francis Barrett

The magus : or Celestial intelligencer; being a complete system of occult philosophy. In three books: containing the ancient and modern practice of the cabalistic art, natural and celestial magic, &c.; shewing the wonderful effects that may be performed by a knowledge of the celestial influences, the occult properties of metals, herbs, and stones, and the application of active to passive principles exhibiting the sciences of natural magic; alchymy, or hermetic philosophy; and also the nature, creation, and fall of man; his natural and supernatural gifts; the magical power inherent in the soul, &c.; with a great variety of experiments in natural magic: the constellatory practice, or talismanic magic; the nature of the elements, stars, planets, signs, &c.; the construction and composition of all sorts of magic seals, images, rings, glasses, &c.; the virtue and efficacy of numbers, characters, and figures, of good and evil spirits. Magnetism, and cabalistical or ceremonial magic; in which the secret mysteries of the Cabala are explained; the operations of good and evil spirits; all kinds of cabalistic figures, tables, seals, and names, with their use, &c. The times, bonds, offices, and conjuration of spirits. To whic is added Biographia antiqua, or The lives of the most eminent philosophers, maji, &c. The who illustrated with a great variety of curious engravings, magical and cabalistical figures, &c., by Francis Barrett

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The magus : or Celestial intelligencer; being a complete system of occult philosophy. In three books: containing the ancient and modern practice of the cabalistic art, natural and celestial magic, &c.; shewing the wonderful effects that may be performed by a knowledge of the celestial influences, the occult properties of metals, herbs, and stones, and the application of active to passive principles exhibiting the sciences of natural magic; alchymy, or hermetic philosophy; and also the nature, creation, and fall of man; his natural and supernatural gifts; the magical power inherent in the soul, &c.; with a great variety of experiments in natural magic: the constellatory practice, or talismanic magic; the nature of the elements, stars, planets, signs, &c.; the construction and composition of all sorts of magic seals, images, rings, glasses, &c.; the virtue and efficacy of numbers, characters, and figures, of good and evil spirits. Magnetism, and cabalistical or ceremonial magic; in which the secret mysteries of the Cabala are explained; the operations of good and evil spirits; all kinds of cabalistic figures, tables, seals, and names, with their use, &c. The times, bonds, offices, and conjuration of spirits. To whic is added Biographia antiqua, or The lives of the most eminent philosophers, maji, &c. The who illustrated with a great variety of curious engravings, magical and cabalistical figures, &c.
Title
The magus
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or Celestial intelligencer; being a complete system of occult philosophy. In three books: containing the ancient and modern practice of the cabalistic art, natural and celestial magic, &c.; shewing the wonderful effects that may be performed by a knowledge of the celestial influences, the occult properties of metals, herbs, and stones, and the application of active to passive principles exhibiting the sciences of natural magic; alchymy, or hermetic philosophy; and also the nature, creation, and fall of man; his natural and supernatural gifts; the magical power inherent in the soul, &c.; with a great variety of experiments in natural magic: the constellatory practice, or talismanic magic; the nature of the elements, stars, planets, signs, &c.; the construction and composition of all sorts of magic seals, images, rings, glasses, &c.; the virtue and efficacy of numbers, characters, and figures, of good and evil spirits. Magnetism, and cabalistical or ceremonial magic; in which the secret mysteries of the Cabala are explained; the operations of good and evil spirits; all kinds of cabalistic figures, tables, seals, and names, with their use, &c. The times, bonds, offices, and conjuration of spirits. To whic is added Biographia antiqua, or The lives of the most eminent philosophers, maji, &c. The who illustrated with a great variety of curious engravings, magical and cabalistical figures, &c.
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by Francis Barrett
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF1611
LC item number
.B3
Literary form
non fiction
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The magus : or Celestial intelligencer; being a complete system of occult philosophy. In three books: containing the ancient and modern practice of the cabalistic art, natural and celestial magic, &c.; shewing the wonderful effects that may be performed by a knowledge of the celestial influences, the occult properties of metals, herbs, and stones, and the application of active to passive principles exhibiting the sciences of natural magic; alchymy, or hermetic philosophy; and also the nature, creation, and fall of man; his natural and supernatural gifts; the magical power inherent in the soul, &c.; with a great variety of experiments in natural magic: the constellatory practice, or talismanic magic; the nature of the elements, stars, planets, signs, &c.; the construction and composition of all sorts of magic seals, images, rings, glasses, &c.; the virtue and efficacy of numbers, characters, and figures, of good and evil spirits. Magnetism, and cabalistical or ceremonial magic; in which the secret mysteries of the Cabala are explained; the operations of good and evil spirits; all kinds of cabalistic figures, tables, seals, and names, with their use, &c. The times, bonds, offices, and conjuration of spirits. To whic is added Biographia antiqua, or The lives of the most eminent philosophers, maji, &c. The who illustrated with a great variety of curious engravings, magical and cabalistical figures, &c., by Francis Barrett
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  • Signatures: [A]2 B4 c2 A-Y Aa-Cc4 (Cc4 blank)
  • Separate title pages: The true secret of the philosophers' stone: p.[51]; The magus; or, Celestial intelligencer: p.[71]; The magus; or celestial intelligencer, book II. Part I. Containing magnetism, and cabalistical magic. The cabala; or, the sacred mysteries of ceremonial magic illustrated: p.[31]; On the particular composition of the magical circle ... book II, part III: p.[105]; The magic and philosophy of trithemius of Spanheim: containing his book of secret things ... part IV: p.[128]; Biographia antiqua; or, an account of the lives and writings of the ancient and modern magi, cabalists, and philosophers: p.[141]
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xv, [1], 175, 198 p., [21] leaves of plates
Lccn
11015009
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Bound in later red gilt morocco-backed cloth; old leather spine label preserved.
  • Pencilled notes by an early owner, John White.
Other physical details
ill. (part col., part fold.), port.
System control number
  • (NRN)DAC7049
  • (OCoLC)ocn135257107
Label
The magus : or Celestial intelligencer; being a complete system of occult philosophy. In three books: containing the ancient and modern practice of the cabalistic art, natural and celestial magic, &c.; shewing the wonderful effects that may be performed by a knowledge of the celestial influences, the occult properties of metals, herbs, and stones, and the application of active to passive principles exhibiting the sciences of natural magic; alchymy, or hermetic philosophy; and also the nature, creation, and fall of man; his natural and supernatural gifts; the magical power inherent in the soul, &c.; with a great variety of experiments in natural magic: the constellatory practice, or talismanic magic; the nature of the elements, stars, planets, signs, &c.; the construction and composition of all sorts of magic seals, images, rings, glasses, &c.; the virtue and efficacy of numbers, characters, and figures, of good and evil spirits. Magnetism, and cabalistical or ceremonial magic; in which the secret mysteries of the Cabala are explained; the operations of good and evil spirits; all kinds of cabalistic figures, tables, seals, and names, with their use, &c. The times, bonds, offices, and conjuration of spirits. To whic is added Biographia antiqua, or The lives of the most eminent philosophers, maji, &c. The who illustrated with a great variety of curious engravings, magical and cabalistical figures, &c., by Francis Barrett
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: [A]2 B4 c2 A-Y Aa-Cc4 (Cc4 blank)
  • Separate title pages: The true secret of the philosophers' stone: p.[51]; The magus; or, Celestial intelligencer: p.[71]; The magus; or celestial intelligencer, book II. Part I. Containing magnetism, and cabalistical magic. The cabala; or, the sacred mysteries of ceremonial magic illustrated: p.[31]; On the particular composition of the magical circle ... book II, part III: p.[105]; The magic and philosophy of trithemius of Spanheim: containing his book of secret things ... part IV: p.[128]; Biographia antiqua; or, an account of the lives and writings of the ancient and modern magi, cabalists, and philosophers: p.[141]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xv, [1], 175, 198 p., [21] leaves of plates
Lccn
11015009
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Bound in later red gilt morocco-backed cloth; old leather spine label preserved.
  • Pencilled notes by an early owner, John White.
Other physical details
ill. (part col., part fold.), port.
System control number
  • (NRN)DAC7049
  • (OCoLC)ocn135257107

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