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Author LinkYates, Frances Amelia.
Title LinkThe occult philosophy in the Elizabethan age / Frances Yates.
Imprint London : Routledge, 2001, c1979.
Description xi, 255 p., [16] p. of plates :  ill., ports. ;  20 cm.
Type of Material Book
Series ( Routledge classics )
Series ( Routledge classics.)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Contents: Medieval Christian Cabala: the art of Ramon Lull -- The occult philosophy in the Italian Renaissance: Pico della Mirandola -- The occult philosophy in the reformation: Johannes Reuchlin -- The cabalist friar of Venice: Francesco Giorgi -- The occult philosophy and magic: Henry Cornelius Agrippa -- The occult philosophy and melancholy: Dürer and Agrippa -- Reactions against the occult philosophy: the witch craze -- John Dee: christian cabalist -- Spenser’s Neoplatonism and the occult philosophy: John Dee and the The Faerie Queene -- Elizabethan England and the Jews -- The reaction: Christopher Marlowe on conjurors, imperialists and Jews -- Shakespeare and Christian Cabala: Francesco Giorgi and The Merchant of Venice -- Agrippa and Elizabethan melancholy: George Chapman’s Shadow of Night -- Shakespearean fairies, witches, melancholy: King Lear and the demons -- Prospero: the Shakespearean Magus -- Christian Cabala and Rosicrucianism -- The occult philosophy and puritanism: John Milton -- The return of the Jews to England.
Subject LinkOccultism -- England -- History -- 16th century.
LinkCabala -- England -- History -- 16th century.
LinkOccultism -- Europe -- History -- 16th century.
LinkCabala -- Europe -- History -- 16th century.
LinkGreat Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603.

System Number 000655194
ISBN Link0415254094

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