Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic tradition.

by Frances Amelia Yates

Publisher: Univ. of Chicago Press in [Chicago]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 466 Downloads: 65
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  • Bruno, Giordano, 1548-1600,
  • Occultism -- History
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB783.Z7 Y3
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 466 p.
Number of Pages466
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5908923M
LC Control Number64010094
OCLC/WorldCa14600307

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For Miss Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic tradition. book has put Bruno, for the first time, in his tradition, and has shown what that tradition was."—Hugh Trevor-Roper, New Statesman "A decisive contribution to the understanding of Giordano Bruno, this book will probably remove a great number of misrepresentations that still plague the tormented figure of the Nolan prophet Cited by: This book looks into the Hermetic Tradition and Giordano Bruno.

Giordano Bruno was burned at the stake for denying the trinity, Heliocentrism, believing in infinite worlds with other creatures on them (the first writer of space aliens), and being a conjuror (raising spirits)/5.

Placing Bruno—both advanced philosopher and magician burned at the stake—in the Hermetic tradition, Yates’s acclaimed study gives an overview not only of Renaissance humanism but of its interplay—and conflict—with magic and occult practices.

"Among those who have explored the intellectual world of the sixteenth century no one in England can rival Miss Yates. Wherever. This excellent book shows the enormous contribution that the Hermetic tradition made to the Renaissance, and the important role of Giordano Bruno.

Yates wrote in an era when Egyptology was less advanced than now, and so takes the view that prevailed at that time, which was that Hermetism was Greek and not Egyptian/5(7).

Author: Marjorie G. Jones; Publisher: Nicolas-Hays, Inc. ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This is the first full-length biography of British historian Frances Yates, author of such acclaimed works as Giordano Bruno and The Hermetic Tradition and The Art of Memory, one of the most influential non-fiction books of the twentieth.

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book practices. Get this from a library. Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic tradition. [Frances A Yates] -- Emphasizing the primary importance of Hermetism in Renaissance thought, Yates demonstrates that Bruno was at once a rational philosopher and a magician--burned at the stake.

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Goodreads members who liked Giordano Bruno and t. This is Bruno's first book on memory, and presents a rich system which integrates mnemonics, psychology (ala Ficino), and hermetic magic. This work is dealt with at some length by Frances A.

Yates in her Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition (). The first half of Yates' book barely mentions Bruno as it lays out the context and describes the protagonists of pro- non- and anti-Catholic versions of European hermeticism. Here she seems to champion a new, brave and unorthodox view that stresses the implications of hermetic tradition for Western philosophy, politics and science.5/5(4).

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Buy Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition New edition by Yates, Frances A. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(38). This excellent book shows the enormous contribution that the Hermetic tradition made to the Renaissance, and the important role of Giordano Bruno. Yates wrote in an era when Egyptology was less advanced than now, and so takes the view that prevailed at that time, which was that Hermetism was Greek and not Egyptian/5(9).

Jones's book explores Yates' remarkable life and career and her interest in the mysterious figure of Giordano Bruno and the influence of the Hermetic tradition on the culture of the Renaissance.

Her revolutionary way of viewing history, literature, art, and the theater as integral parts of the cultural picture of the time period did much to. Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition. University of Chicago Press.

ISBN Massimo Colella, «Il sogno umano della pura assolutezza». Leggendo Luzi postumo, in «Xenia. Trimestrale di Letteratura e Cultura» (Genova), III, 3,pp. External links. GIORDANO BRUNO AND THE HERMETIC TRADITION Download Giordano Bruno And The Hermetic Tradition ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format.

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Today, when traditional answers about the universe and our place within it are under increasing scrutiny, Giordono Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition proves itself a true classic for our time. Bruno’s place in the history of Western civilization got a big upgrade inwhen Frances Yates published Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition.

That book was my first introduction to Bruno and his work. Placing Bruno--both advanced philosopher and magician burned at the stake--in the Hermetic tradition, Yates's acclaimed study gives an overview not only of Renaissance humanism but of its interplay--and conflict--with magic and occult practices.

"Among those who have explored the intellectual world of the sixteenth century no one in England can rival Miss Yates/5(2). "Giordano Bruno and The Hermetic Tradition" is NOT a biography of Bruno (), who, according to the common view was burned at the stake for teaching Copernican astronomy (this was one of the charges, but was a side issue).

There is a need for a modern biography, but this volume, first published inwas a contribution to /5(43). She was a scholar of hermetic and occult philosophy in the Renaissance. Her book The Art of Memory, published by the University of Chicago Press, has been named one of the most significant non-fiction books of the 20th century.

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But it is even /5(). This comprehensive book outlines the life and works of an important revolutionary intellectual of the 16th Century.

This book follows Bruno’s life and the development of his thought in the order in which he declared it. Giordano Bruno was an Italian Dominican friar, philosopher, mathematician and astronomer.

She was a scholar of hermetic and occult philosophy in the Renaissance. Her book The Art of Memory, published by the University of Chicago Press, has been named one of the most significant non-fiction books of the 20th century. Among her other books is Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition, also published by the : University of Chicago Press.

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Minor scuffing to rear panel and a tiny blemish at the lower edge of the spine. Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition. No Customer Reviews. Select Format: Paperback--Select Condition: Like New--Very Good-- Frances Yates's book is an important addition to our knowledge of Giordano Bruno, but it is even more important as a step towards understanding the unity of the sixteenth century when the late Renaissance turned.

Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition purports to trace the history of Hermeticism from the time a Greek manuscript of the so-called Corpus Hermeticum was brought to Florence inat the time of the fall of Constantinople to the Turks.5/5(1).Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition (Book): Yates, Frances A.: Placing Bruno--both advanced philosopher and magician burned at the stake--in the Hermetic tradition, Yates's acclaimed study gives an overview not only of Renaissance humanism but of its interplay--and conflict--with magic and occult practices.

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