The Follies of Science at the Court of Rudolph II 1576-1612

Book ID:
8394
Title:
The Follies of Science at the Court of Rudolph II 1576-1612
Author:
'Bolton, Henry Carrington'
Publisher name:
Vintage Readers. Original publisher Pharmaceutical Review Publishing Co.
Book type:
CD
First edition date:
1904
Pages:
300
Dewey decimal number:
135.45 VAR
Dust jacket:
No
Language:
English
Photographs:
Yes
Illustrations:
Yes
Bibliography:
No
Notes:

Rudolph (or more usually Rudolf) II was Holy Roman Emperor from 1576-1612. He had wide-ranging interests in science and the occult.

The first chapter focuses on John Dee and Edward Kelley (somewhat unsympathetically).

On the CD The Emerald Tablets of Thoth and Other Books on Alchemy, Hermeticism, Rosicrucianism and Magic (135.45 VAR 8389).

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