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Hermetic Notebook – Jacob Böhme (3)

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  • Year: 2017
  • Price: € 7,50 incl. 21% VAT
  • Bound: Ruled (verso blank)

Softcover Ruled Notebook – Jacob Böhme

Details

Size: 16 x 10 cm.
Binding: stitched
Inner pages: ruled (verso blank)
NEW! On the inside this notebook contains an explanation of the cover image.

Price: € 7,50 (incl. 21% VAT)

Cover Illustration

Jacob Böhme ‘Perfection and consummation of the work of regeneration’

This is the opening image of the third of three pop-up tables illustrating Böhme’s ideas on the origin, fall and regeneration of man. They were made by Dionysius Andreas Freher (1649-1728), a follower of Böhme and one of the artists to have been inspired by his thought. It shows man reborn in spirit, soul and body, placed in a paradisical setting reminiscent of a formal garden. The name Sophia (or Divine Wisdom) is written across the two triangles on his breast. To Böhme, Sophia is a divine mirror and active principle reaching out to creation and man. Jacob Böhme (1575-1624) was Germany’s most influential mystic and original thinker of the 17th century. Only one of his works was published in his lifetime; he was banned from publishing when he came into conflict with the established church.

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