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Johann Heinrich Ursinus
1661 Hermetic Writings Johann Heinrich Ursinus De Zoroastre Scarce 1st
Michaelis Endter, 1661. Condition: Good. Click here to see our other books! De Zoroastre Bactriano Hermete Trismegisto Sanchonia Phoenicio, Eorumq, Scriptis & Aliis, Contra Mosaicae Scripturae Antiquitatem Johann Heinrich Ursinus 1661 Michaelis Endter : Nuremberg 6.5" by 4" [16], 1-240, 71pp SUMMARY A very smart, vellum bound copy of Ursinus' scarce critique and chronology of hermetic writings. A very clean, first edition copy of this work which looks at religious, philosophical and esoteric tradition. Very Scarce Overall Condition: Near Fine This book weighs 0.75 KG when packed Australia Postage: £ Free UK Postage: £ 3.99 US Postage: £ 19.99 EU Postage: £ 15.99 European Postage: £ 16.99 Asia Postage: £ 21.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 25.99 DESCRIPTION Rebound, in a vellum binding, with the original endpapers removed. To the rear there are many blank pages for notes. Prior owner's inscription to the recto of front endpaper dated 1746. With an institutional stamp to the title page of 'Bibl. Stud. Acad. Laus.' to the title page. With the signatures 8, A-T8, V4. A very scarce work, last seen at auction in 1999. Held at the three Legal deposit libraries in the United Kingdom only. In Latin. This is a work of Hermeticism, which analyses the writings of Hermes Trismegistus, Zoroaster and Sanchuniathon. Hermeticism influenced the Western esoteric tradition and was of great importance during the Renaissance and Reformation. The author of this work, Johannes Heinrich Ursinus was a Lutheran theologian, humanist and the dean of Regensburg. He is best known for his 'Arboretum Biblicum' whic … [Click Below for Full Description]
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