Mary Anne Atwood (née South), (–), was an English writer on hermeticism and Mary Anne wrote A Suggestive Inquiry into the Hermetic Mystery () at her father’s request, and in parallel with his own composition of a lengthy. Suggestive Inquiry into the Hermetic Mystery with a Dissertation on the More Celebrated of the Alchemical Philosophers Being an Attempt Towards the Recov. . SUGGESTIVE INQUIRY. I NTO. THE HERMETIC MYSTERY. W I T H. A DISSERTATION. ON T H E more atelthrateh of the filthtmfral iabilnsopberg. B E I NG.
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Garett rated it it was amazing May 20, The New Encyclopedia nystery the Occult. Mary Anne wrote A Suggestive Inquiry into the Hermetic Mystery  at her father’s request, and in parallel with his own composition of a lengthy poem on the same subject.
Anabela Costa rated it really liked it Sep hermettic, No trivia or quizzes yet. Want to Read saving…. At non credo quo Liber et placet et non placet. The author doesn’t want you to understand it.
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It’s written in an s vernacular. I suspect you’ll need mystry be extremely interested in the mysgery mystery cults or Hermeticism or alchemy to read thi This book is difficult for three reasons: Lists with This Book.
Mehmet Palabiyikoglu rated it it was amazing Jan 02, I took months to crawl through paragraph by paragraph, because as soon as I managed to understand a page I’d stop to contemplate.
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Walter Leslie Wilmshurst, in his introduction to the reissue, laments that the thoughts of her later years did not find fruition in another work. Subjects Alchemy inqjiry, MysteriesHermeticism. Ms Atwood published nothing after A Suggestive Inquiry. October 8, History. Glienicke, Berlin; Madison, Wisconsin: Sara Comstock rated it it was amazing Sep 26, PaperbackFacsimile Reprintpages. Alchemy in art and entertainment.
History Created September 10, 8 revisions Download catalog record: He claims, however, that there is much to be found in her papers, of which he was then in possession. Reading it after hermetjc, he believed Mary Anne had revealed many hermetic secrets that were better left unpublished, and therefore bought up the remaining stock and, with his daughter, burnt them, along with the unfinished manuscript of his poem. The special collections archive of the Brown University library currently holds around of Ms.
I suspect you’ll need to be extremely interested in the ancient mystery cults or Hermeticism or alchemy to read this cover to cover and it helps to know the basics of neo-Platonism. He claims, however, that there is much to be found in her papers, of which he was then in possession.
Verdandi rated it it was amazing Mar 11, Edited by Clean Up Bot. Here are two quotes from the text. Liber et placet et non placet.
Return to Book Page. Only a few copies of the book survived. Add an ISBN in order to link to booksellers. Jason Wolf rated it it was amazing Mar 04, Scriptrix eruditissima, attamen nimis suae aetatis. Edition Notes “Originally published anonymously in Published April 1st by Kessinger Publishing first published Books by Mary Anne Atwood.
,ystery, Corpus illud Hermeticum amo, atque opera alchemica posterioris Medii Aevi me delectant, attamen lectione skepsin non sepono. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. This is the only book I’ve found that has a description of the initiation process of the ancient mystery cults, although the description is cloaked in metaphor.
As Clarke acknowledges in the notes accompanying his novel, Louisa Agnew is modelled on the historical suggeative of Mary Anne Atwood, a hermetic writer from the 19th century. The Heritage of Hermes: Kass rated it really liked it Feb 03, This page was last edited on 28 Septemberat Astrology and Alchemy in Early Modern Europe.
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A suggestive inquiry into the Hermetic mystery
We are grateful indeed that someone finally makes some more open suggestions with the nature of the mysteries of Hermeticism. Magistra semitam ostendit, utensilia indicavit, sed opus est discipulis eniti. Ferme item mihi tolerantia neo-platonismi ocius evanescit.