John Dee's Natural Philosophy: Between Science and Religion (Routledge Library Editions: Alchemy)
This is the definitive study of John Dee and his intellectual career. Originally published in 1988, this interpretation is far more detailed than any that came before and is an authoritative account for anyone interested in the history, literature and scientific developments of the Renaissance, or the occult.
John Dee has fascinated successive generations. Mathematician, scientist, astrologer and magus at the court of Elizabeth I, he still provokes controversy. To some he is the genius whose contributions to navigation made possible the feats of Elizabethan explorers and colonists, to others an alchemist and charlatan.
Thoroughly examining Dee’s natural philosophy, this book provides a balanced evaluation of his place, and the role of the occult, in sixteenth-century intellectual history. It brings together insights from a study of Dee’s writings, the available biographical material, and his sources as reflected in his extensive library and, more importantly, numerous surviving annotated volumes from it.
*An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Formats for this Ebook
|Required Software||Any PDF Reader, Apple Preview|
|Supported Devices||Windows PC/PocketPC, Mac OS, Linux OS, Apple iPhone/iPod Touch.|
|# of Devices||Unlimited|
|Flowing Text / Pages||Pages|
|The message text*:|
Bullet Journal: Dot Grid, Quarterly Guided, Red Grunge Texture, Notebook, 8" x 10", 90 Page: Small Journal Notebook Diary for Adults and Kids
Bullet Journal: Dot Grid, Quarterly Guided, Happy New Year Hipster Style, Notebook, 8" x 10", 90 Page: Memo small Journal Notebook Diary for Adults and Kids
Dotted Journal Writing Ideas "N" 3D Rabbit Inspiration Notebook, Dream Journal: daily journal writing, to fill your journal with memories, ... creativity & direction (journals to write in)