The Resource Unlocked books : manuscripts of learned magic in the medieval libraries of Central Europe, Benedek Lang

Unlocked books : manuscripts of learned magic in the medieval libraries of Central Europe, Benedek Lang

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Unlocked books : manuscripts of learned magic in the medieval libraries of Central Europe
Title
Unlocked books
Title remainder
manuscripts of learned magic in the medieval libraries of Central Europe
Statement of responsibility
Benedek Lang
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Magic in history
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Unlocked books : manuscripts of learned magic in the medieval libraries of Central Europe, Benedek Lang
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-317) and indexes
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  • sj
Contents
Introduction: in search of magician schools -- Definitions and classifications -- Natural magic -- Image magic -- Divination with diagrams -- Alchemy -- Ritual magic and crystallomancy -- Magic in the clerical context -- Magic in the courtly context -- Magic in the university context -- Conclusion: seven questions -- Epilogue: when Central Europe was finally close to becoming a center for magical studies
Control code
04b34612269
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 334 p.
Isbn
9780271033785
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2008013593
Other physical details
ill.
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b3951986

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