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Essay Concerning Adepts No 5. Zoroaster’s Cave No Only a few copies remain of some of the older titles in this series and a number are now entirely sold uermetic. Prognostications of Paracelsus No 5. For example, I tried for ten years to find someone to translate the Voarchadumia, before I finally found Paul Ferguson willing to undertake this.
Sourcewworks I not just buy them through Amazon or my local bookseller, like any other book?
This book also includes the original German text, so that people who know German can make their own alternative reading of passages. This was my edition of the large early 17th century engraving called the Magical Calendar. Can I not just buy them through Amazon or my local bookseller, like any other book?
Essay Concerning Adepts No surceworks. Often it took me many years to find someone to translate a work for the series. Also I had to do uermetic primary research, visiting many libraries seeking rare manuscript material. Sample pages from some Magnum Opus books. They were never sold through book dealers, but only by direct mail order. Foundation course on symbolism How to read alchemical texts Advanced course on alchemical sequences Advanced course on Ripley Scroll Advanced course on Most Holy Trinosophia.
Foundation course on symbolism How to read alchemical texts Advanced course on alchemical sequences Advanced course on Ripley Scroll Advanced course on Most Holy Trinosophia.
Mike Brenner has done us all a great service by undertaking this translation. The main focus of this present book is to provide for the first time a translation of the text into English, and to suggest ways in which the symbolic sequence of this work can be explored. Limited edition of signed and numbered copies. Golden Age No 2. One also has to bear in mind that I will not be able to continue publishing and binding up copies for much longer and when Seriez stop publishing the series, it will doubtless become more sought after.
So these are no mass market books, but instead are hand crafted. Mystical Alchemy No 2. Prognostications of Paracelsus No 5. Frustrated waiting for a particular book to become available?
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Speculum veritatis No 7. The text of these sections begins with an ‘explanation of the figure’, followed by a short verse, a ‘paragraph’ with its ‘explanation’, and lastly a ‘canon’ or short verse with its ‘explanation’.
Speculum veritatis No 7.
The work was reprinted twenty seven years later in the well known German alchemical compendium Hermetisches A. Rosie Crucian Crowne No 7. The series thus focusses on issuing editions of source material, rather sseries providing an individual interpretation.
Rosie Crucian Crowne No 7. Although the text is relatively obscure and impenetrable, the power of the series of twelve engravings attracted people to this work, and the fascination of these images still remains with us today.
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Some of the language is rather challenging, and it is difficult to find the exact terms in modern Hermetlc for some of the abstruse concepts in this eighteenth century alchemical work.
Golden Age No 2. People buying copies today will find that, if swries are prepared to hold on to these for some years, then the price will increase considerably.
Alchemical Compendium No 4. There are only a handful of individuals holding complete sets of the Magnum Opus series, as they would have had to be collecting since the s. Sample pages from some Magnum Opus books.
Tillage of Light No 3. Why buy these books when so much is available free on the internet? Frustrated waiting for a particular book to become available? What Magnum Opus books are available right now to buy? In writing his commentary on the Hermaphrodite Child of the Sun and Moon, Adam McLean has adopted the approach he has taken in his other commentaries to works with emblematic sequences in the Magnum Opus editions – he exposes the structures underlying the symbolism in the emblem sequence rather than rigorously analysing the text.
Key of Alchemy No Information on how the Magnum Opus books are prepared. Brueghel’s Seven Deadly Sins Sourcedorks 3. Magnum Opus Hermetic Sourceworks Series The Magnum Opus series of Hermetic Sourceworks, soyrceworks some 46 volumes, is by far the most significant alchemical publishing venture in recent times.
Zoroaster’s Cave No Mystical Alchemy No 2. This hand binding in small batches has continued even 34 years later, making for a uniform series.
Each book in these limited editions is individually signed and numbered by myself.