A-Ma Alchemy of Love by Nataša Nuit Pantović The Magus by Francis Barrett Cunning-Folk and Familiar Spirits by Emma Wilby Three Books of Occult. BY FRANCIS BARRETT, F.R.C.. Professor of Chemistry expence, the Author undertook to compose THE MAGUS, presuming that his labours herein will meet . the whole illustrated with a great variety of curious engravings, magical and cabalistical figures, &c.: Barrett, Francis, F.R.C., Prof. of Chemistry: Free.
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A great compendium of occult philosophy, going over topics such as natural magic, talismanic magic, alchemy, evokation, etc. Michael Vasta rated it liked it Feb 15, From an academic perspective, this was a fascinating read.
The Magus: A Complete System of Occult Philosophy
Madeleine rated it bqrrett liked it Dec 28, John rated it it was ok Jul 20, It is part manual, part overview for the Victorian occultist and covers various topics such as “Natural Magic,” “Alchymy,” “Cabalistic Magic,” and “Magnetism.
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B facilitated the modern revival of magic by making information from otherwise rare books more readily available. Much of the material was actually collected by Barrett from older occult handbooks, as he hints in the preface:.
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Drac rated it it was ok Jun 24, Jimmer Bimmer rated it liked it Jul 22, What happened to all of this stuff as the nineteenth century progressed? Paperback franccis, pages.
Notable in the text are the author’s illustrations, derived from ancient and medieval magical texts, and rare translations of cabalistic and occult lore. In The Magus Barrett altered the “roster of devils” and Satan now became a prince of deluders serving conjurers and the magus by francis barrett. I am left with wonder at how his own experience in the occult eventually fed into w This might be the most bizarre and random book I have ever read.
Jul 26, Chris Feldman rated it it was amazing. Lucifer was associated with PrideSatan with Anger and so forth.
This book is hard to read and definately not for everyone. Want to Read barett. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Anyway the book is about Christian folk magic.
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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The book was originally published with three books in a single volume, as was common with many texts of this period. For the time it came out though it was huge because fracnis to some of the volumes which it took from were extremely difficult to come by. This article is the magus by francis barrett a book on the occult. David Crawford rated it really liked it Apr 29, For historical material, this book will keep the occultist engaged.
The Magus: A Complete System of Occult Philosophy by Francis Barrett
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Open Preview See a Problem? Of course now that has completely changed and its sources are readily available. It contains a picture of a medallion that Joseph Smith had on him when he died. Brian Mccall rated it really liked it Feb 27,