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The Resource The arch-conjuror of England : John Dee, Glyn Parry

The arch-conjuror of England : John Dee, Glyn Parry

Label
The arch-conjuror of England : John Dee
Title
The arch-conjuror of England
Title remainder
John Dee
Statement of responsibility
Glyn Parry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parry, G. J. R
Dewey number
  • 130.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1598.D5
LC item number
P37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dee, John
  • Elizabeth
  • Scientists
  • Occultists
  • Astrologers
  • Alchemists
  • Intellectuals
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Dee, John
Label
The arch-conjuror of England : John Dee, Glyn Parry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [273]-321) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A world full of magic -- The rays of celestial virtue -- Conjuring the future -- A royal occult institute -- The Kabbalah of creation -- "The great conjuror" -- Hunting for the philosopher's stone -- War amongst the alchemists -- Recovering the lost empire -- "More is hid, than uttered" : the philosopher's stone and empire -- Rehabilitating "the arch-conjuror" -- Defending Elizabeth against the dark arts -- "The winking eye of Achitophel" -- "Misbegotten time" : reforming the calendar -- Called to a king's office : Laski and the second coming -- "Chief governor of our philosophical proceedings" -- The magnificent master alchemist -- The counter-revolution against magic -- Conjuring up a Spanish conquest -- Checkmate : exiling the conjuror to Manchester -- Demonising the exorcists
Control code
744977409
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 335 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300117196
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011030702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)744977409
Label
The arch-conjuror of England : John Dee, Glyn Parry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [273]-321) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A world full of magic -- The rays of celestial virtue -- Conjuring the future -- A royal occult institute -- The Kabbalah of creation -- "The great conjuror" -- Hunting for the philosopher's stone -- War amongst the alchemists -- Recovering the lost empire -- "More is hid, than uttered" : the philosopher's stone and empire -- Rehabilitating "the arch-conjuror" -- Defending Elizabeth against the dark arts -- "The winking eye of Achitophel" -- "Misbegotten time" : reforming the calendar -- Called to a king's office : Laski and the second coming -- "Chief governor of our philosophical proceedings" -- The magnificent master alchemist -- The counter-revolution against magic -- Conjuring up a Spanish conquest -- Checkmate : exiling the conjuror to Manchester -- Demonising the exorcists
Control code
744977409
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 335 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300117196
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011030702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)744977409

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