THE MAGUS BY FRANCIS BARRETT PDF
the whole illustrated with a great variety of curious engravings, magical and cabalistical figures, &c.: Barrett, Francis, F.R.C., Prof. of Chemistry: Free Download. Magus has ratings and 12 reviews. The Magus, first published in , is a concise compendium on the Western magical tradition, and one of the primar. BY FRANCIS BARRETT, F.R.C.. Professor of Chemistry expence, the Author undertook to compose THE MAGUS, presuming that his labours herein will meet .
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Aug 19, John Wight added it Shelves: Previous demonologists such as Binsfeld had drawn up lists that comprised a hierarchy of devils, and attributed them with the power to instigate people to commit the seven deadly sins. This book is hard to read and definately not for everyone. Aug 05, Erik Akre rated it it was ok Recommends it for: Return to Book Page.
For readability, the unadulterated archaic and confusing writing style of this book will be a pure bust.
I feel I must write a superficial review here as two of the three present say nothing about the book itself. Personally, I did not enjoy reading it much. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. A Complete System of Occult Philosophy 3. Basically a rip-off of Agrippa, but interesting nonetheless. The Magusfirst published inis a concise compendium on the Western magical tradition, and one of the primary sources for the study of ceremonial magic.
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Unfortunately that leaves this volume in the dust heap so to speak, worthless other than it being a curiosity of the times. It doesn’t hold up against the advances in science since the book was written. Notable are the author’s illustrations, derived from ancient and magical texts.
Drac rated it it was ok Jun 24, Dragon Born rated it it was amazing Mar 22, Madeleine rated it really liked it Dec 28, This is a 19th century text drawing from various sources including, and perhaps primarily, but frzncis only Agrippa’s Three Books of Occult Philosophy. It facilitated the modern revival of magic by making information from otherwise rare books more readily available. Jul 26, Chris Feldman rated it it was amazing.
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Magus: A Complete System of Occult Philosophy
Thanks for telling us about the problem. It is very theistic and one could say that it is basically “Christian Folk Magick”, i. While the talk has no actual mention of The MagusReed C. I use it as a key chain.
Mike rated it it was ok Aug 18, It is part manual, part overview for the Victorian occultist and covers various topics such as “Natural Magic,” “Alchymy,” “Cabalistic Magic,” and “Magnetism. This book is a good read for someone who is a complete beginner, but not good at all for someone who has already a lot of occult related knowledge.
I have only skimmed this book.
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Aug 18, Jennifer rated it liked it Shelves: May 10, Moshe Fine rated it it was amazing. Areas explored include Natural Magic, The Magusfirst published inis a concise compendium on the Western magical tradition, and one of the primary sources for the study of ceremonial mxgus.
Susan Cruz rated it really liked it Nov 04, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. A great compendium of occult philosophy, going over topics such as natural magic, talismanic magic, alchemy, evokation, etc.
Did he make any of it up? Jan 26, Heka rated it liked it. Michael Vasta rated it liked it Feb 15, I did buy me a Jupiter Medallion. The book was originally published with franci books in a single volume, as was common with many texts of this period.