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  • ISBN: 978-90-71608-40-7
  • 168 pp., illus., softcover

Isteni Bölcsesség – Isteni Természet

2017

Isteni Bölcsesség – Isteni Természet A Rózsakeresztes Kiáltványok üzenete a tizenhetedik század képi nyelvén Hungarian translation of Divine Wisdom – Divine Nature. The Message of the Rosicrucian Manifestoes in the Visual Language of the Seventeenth Century. This lavishly illustrated work, published on the occasion of the fourth centenary of the Rosicrucian Manifestoes in 2014-2016, focusses on […]

  • ISBN: 978-90-71608-39-1
  • 168 pp., illus., softcover

Boska Mądrość – Boska Natura

2016

Boska Mądrość – Boska Natura Przeslanie manifestów rózokrzyzowcóww obrazowym jezyku siedemnastego stulecia Polish translation of Divine Wisdom – Divine Nature. The Message of the Rosicrucian Manifestoes in the Visual Language of the Seventeenth Century. This lavishly illustrated work, published on the occasion of the fourth centenary of the Rosicrucian Manifestoes in 2014-2016, focusses on an extraordinary range […]

  • ISBN: 978-90-71608-36-0
  • 704 pp, hardcover

Hermetische Geschriften

2016

HERMETISCHE GESCHRIFTEN This edition incorporates in a Dutch translation virtually all works that were attributed in the Graeco-Roman world to Hermes Trismegistus, a mythic teacher who was supposed to have lived in Ancient Egypt. These works, which date from the first centuries CE, offer a religious-philosophical interpretation of reality, one in which God, the cosmos […]

  • ISBN: 978-90-716-08-35-3
  • 168 pp., illus., softcover

Goddelijke Wijsheid – Goddelijke Natuur

2015

GODDELIJKE WIJSHEID – GODDELIJKE NATUUR De boodschap van de Rozenkruisersmanifesten in de beeldtaal van de zeventiende eeuw. Deze rijk geïllustreerde uitgave wordt uitgebracht in het kader van de manifestatie vier eeuwen Rozenkruisersmanifesten 2014-2016 en belicht een aantal uitzonderlijke gravures die in Duitsland in de vroege zeventiende eeuw werden uitgebracht. De afbeeldingen komen grotendeels voort uit […]

  • ISBN: 978-90-716-08-38-4
  • 168 pp., illus., softcover

Divine Wisdom – Divine Nature

2016

DIVINE WISDOM – DIVINE NATURE The Message of the Rosicrucian Manifestoes in the Visual Language of the Seventeenth Century. This lavishly illustrated work, published on the occasion of the fourth centenary of the Rosicrucian Manifestoes in 2014-2016, focusses on an extraordinary range of images which appeared in Germany in the early 17th century. The illustrations partly originated […]

  • ISBN: 978-90-716-08-37-7
  • 168 pp., illus., softcover

Göttliche Weisheit – Göttliche Natur

2016

GÖTTLICHE WEISHEIT – GÖTTLICHE NATUR Die Botschaft der Rosenkreuzer-Manifeste in der Bildsprache des 17. Jahrhunderts Dieses Buch, herausgebracht zum diesjährigen 400. Jubiläum der Rosenkreuzer-Manifeste von 1614-1616, lenkt den Blick auf ein außergewöhnliches Spektrum an Bildmaterial, das in Deutschland im frühen 17. Jahrhundert erschien. Es entstammt teilweise einem Kreis von Künstlern und Denkern, die direkt durch die Rosenkreuzer-Manifeste inspiriert […]

  • ISBN: 978-90-71608-32-2
  • 68 pp., illus.

Schoonheid als de afdruk van de kosmos

2014

Schoonheid als de afdruk van de kosmos Schoonheid als de afdruk van de kosmos is de catalogus van een tentoonstelling in The Ritman Library. Het eerste deel van de tentoonstelling laat enkele theosofische en antroposofische werken zien die moderne abstracte kunstenaars hebben geïnspireerd in de vroege 20e eeuw; het tweede deel richt zich op ‘Aenigma’, een […]

  • ISBN: 978-90-71608-31-5
  • 69 pp., illus.

Beauty as the imprint of the Cosmos

2014

Beauty as the imprint of the Cosmos Beauty as the imprint of the Cosmos is the catalogue of an exhibition in The Ritman Library. The exhibition in the library consists of two parts: Aeon and  Aenigma. The first part offers a survey of some of the theosophical and anthroposophical  works to have inspired modern abstract artists in […]

  • ISBN: 978-90-71608-30-8
  • 59 pp., illus.

A Curious Tsar: Peter the Great and Discovering Nature’s Secrets in Amsterdam

2013

About this Book: A Curious Tsar: Peter the Great and Discovering Nature’s Secrets in Amsterdam is the catalogue of an exhibition in The Ritman Library highlighting Peter the Great’s interest in Wunderkammer or Cabinets of Curiosities as a reflection of his wider interest in the study of nature; perceptions of Peter the Great as a Man […]

  • ISBN: 978-90-71608-00-1
  • 122 pp., illus.

Alchemie aan de Amstel | Alchemy on the Amstel

2012

About this Book: This exhibition catalogue presents printed works and manuscripts relating to iatrochemistry in the Dutch Republic. Antimony, a  iatrochemical medicine both famous (among Paracelsians) and infamous  (among Galenists) and Theodor Kerckring, chymical physician and friend of Spinoza, feature largely in this exhibition, which is enriched with loans from private and institutional collections. The exhibition was on […]

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  • ISBN: 978-90-67322-12-6
  • Paperback/Softback 104 pp.

De roep van het Rozenkruis

2000

De roep van het Rozenkruis – vier eeuwen levende traditie This volume by Frans Smit offers a survey of the genesis of the Rosicrucian Manifestoes and a history of the Rosicrucian movements from the 17th through the 20th century. De Roep van het Rozekruis. Vier eeuwen levende traditie was originally published as the catalogue of […]

  • 43 pp., illus.

Hermetisch Open. Gids van de Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica

2011, second edition (1st ed. 2006)

About this Book: The collection of the Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica is divided into the following principal collecting areas: Hermetica, Alchemy, Mysticism, Rosicrucians and Gnosis & Western Esotericism. The guide to the collection, ‘Hermetically Open’, presents a bird’s eye view of the collecting areas, with select lists of major authors within each area. The colour code […]

  • 43 pp., illus.

Hermetically open. Guide to the Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica

2006

About this Book: The collection of the Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica is divided into the following principal collecting areas: Hermetica, Alchemy, Mysticism, Rosicrucians and Gnosis & Western Esotericism. The guide to the collection, ‘Hermetically Open’, presents a bird’s eye view of the collecting areas, with select lists of major authors within each area. The colour code […]

  • ISBN: 978-90-71608-27-8
  • 24 x 16,5 cm, 532 pp., geïllus., index

Gnosis in de Oudheid. Nag Hammadi in context

2010

About this Book: The gnostic movement in the first centuries CE was highly controversial: both early Christian authors and Greek platonic philosophers were outspoken in their condemnation of this intriguing undercurrent of religious experience in Western culture, which continues to appeal to many even today. It is an ironic fact of history that the ideas […]

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  • ISBN: 978-90-71608-28-5
  • Paperback, 26 x 19,5 cm., 156 pp. colour illus.

Sleutel tot licht

2009

About this Book: Getijdenboeken bezien in het licht van de beweging van de Moderne Devotie – dat is de invalshoek van dit rijk geïllustreerde boek over de kleine, maar fascinerende collectie van 25 getijdenboeken uit de Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica in Amsterdam. In 2004 heeft de Nederlandse Staat het nationaal belang van deze middeleeuwse boeken onderstreept […]

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  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 26 1
  • Paperback, 21 x 13,5 cm., 336 pp. illus., index

Libertas philosophandi. Spinoza als gids voor een vrije wereld

2009 (1st ed. 2008)

About this Book: The present volume offers thirteen articles by Spinoza scholars. After an introductory article on the limits imposed on Amsterdam as a haven for dissidents (Piet Visser), the biographical part opens with Spinoza’s relationship towards his Jewish background and the curriculum offered at Ets Haim, where Spinoza spent his much of formative years […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 25 4
  • 26,5 x 20 cm., 320 pp., illus., index

Der magische Schriftsteller Gustav Meyrink, seine Freunde und sein Werk

2009

About this Book: This work is divided into two parts. The first part analyzes the Gustav Meyrink collection in the Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica, the second part consists of a bibliographical description of the materials. Some of the subjects being dealt with are: the life and work of the author Gustav Meyrink, Meyrink’s literary and esoteric […]

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  • ISBN: 978 3 7728 2446 3; ISBN 978 90 71608 20 9
  • 25,5 x 20, 5 cm., 450 pp., illus., index.

Jacob Böhmes Weg in die Welt.

2007

About this Book: Jacob Böhmes Weg in die Welt is a first result of the research project of the Ritman Research Institute: Bestandesaufnahme und Geschichte des Jacob-Böhme-Handschriften-Fonds (Inventory and history of the Jacob-Böhme collection of manuscripts). The project focuses on the history of the Böhme collection of manuscripts and early printed books first brought together […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 22 3
  • Bound, 26,5 x 20,5 cm., 366 pp.

Hermes Trismegistus

2006

About this Book: In the Graeco-Roman world of the first centuries of our era Hermes Trismegistus was regarded as an important teacher of ancient wisdom, who had lived in Egypt in a distant past. His teachings were explained, either by himself or by his immediate disciples, in numerous writings of the period. The hermetic teachings […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 14 8
  • Bound, 25 x 18 cm, 232 pp. illus.

De Triomf van de universele gnosis

2006 (1st edition 2004)

About this Book: This work, which is divided into two parts, highlights a chapter in the history of modern spirituality. Part I describes the meeting, in 1954, between Antonin Gadal (1877-1962), the man who revived interest in the history of the Cathar movement in Southern France, and Jan van Rijckenborgh (1896-1968) and Catharose de Petri […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 19 3
  • Bound, 25 x 18 cm, 232 pp. illus.

Der Triumph der Universellen Gnosis

2006

About this Book: This work, which is divided into two parts, highlights a chapter in the history of modern spirituality. Part I describes the meeting, in 1954, between Antonin Gadal (1877-1962), the man who revived interest in the history of the Cathar movement in Southern France, and Jan van Rijckenborgh (1896-1968) and Catharose de Petri […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 21 6
  • Bound, 25 x 18 cm, 232 pp. illus.

El Triunfo de la Gnosis Universal

2006

About this Book: This work, which is divided into two parts, highlights a chapter in the history of modern spirituality. Part I describes the meeting, in 1954, between Antonin Gadal (1877-1962), the man who revived interest in the history of the Cathar movement in Southern France, and Jan van Rijckenborgh (1896-1968) and Catharose de Petri (1902-1990), […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 18 6
  • Bound, 25 x 18 cm, 232 pp. illus.

Le Triomphe de la Gnose universelle

2006

About this Book: This work, which is divided into two parts, highlights a chapter in the history of modern spirituality. Part I describes the meeting, in 1954, between Antonin Gadal (1877-1962), the man who revived interest in the history of the Cathar movement in Southern France, and Jan van Rijckenborgh (1896-1968) and Catharose de Petri […]

  • Paperback, 26 x 19,5 cm., 71 pp., illus.

King Arthur in the Netherlands

2005

About this Book: Catalogue of an exhibition on the occassion of a conference organized by the International Arthurian Society in 2005. Each item in the exhibition is described and the different sections are introduced by essays on the history of the Grail stories, how they were written and copied by hand, how they spread and […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 16 2
  • 26,5 x 20,5 cm., 248 pp. illus., index.

De Keulse Mani-Codex

2005

About this Book: The Mani-Codex was discovered in Egypt shortly before 1970 and subsequently acquired by the University of Cologne. The Greek codex, which was written around 400 CE, consists of a number of minute parchment leaves and is based on reports, probably written in ancient Syriac, concerning the life and origins of Mani (who lived […]

  • Paperback, 26 x 19,5 cm., 108 pp. illus.

Philosophia symbolica. Johann Reuchlin and the Kabbalah

2005

About this Book: Catalogue of an exhibition on the life and work of Johann Reuchlin (1455-1522), pioneering Christian Hebraist and Kabbalist and early advocate of religious tolerance. The German humanist and jurist Johann Reuchlin visited Italy three times, in 1482, 1490 and 1498, and carried back to his native country Germany the enthusiasm for the recently […]

  • Paperback, 26 x 19,5 cm., 64 pp., illus.

‘Drink from this fountain’ Jacques Lefèvre d’Étaples, inspired humanist and dedicated editor.

2004

About this Book: Catalogue of an exhibition on the life and work of Jacques Lefèvre d’Étaples (ca. 1460-1536), humanist, educational reformer and editor of philosophical and biblical works. Jacques Lefèvre was born in Picardy in France and only left his native country to undertake three journeys to Italy, and another one to flee from the pressure […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 15 5
  • Bound, 25 x 18 cm., 380 pp. ilus.

Het Evangelie van Thomas

2004

About this book: Gilles Quispel, who earlier brought out Valentinus de gnosticus en het Evangelie der Waarheid and the Corpus Hermeticum and Asclepius for the Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica, now offers a new impetus to the study of Early Christianity with a new translation and commentary of what is also known as ‘the fifth gospel’, the Gospel of Thomas. The […]

  • Paperback, 26 x 19,5 cm., 64 pp., illus.

‘Drink uit deze bron’. Jacques Lefèvre d’Étaples, geïnspireerd humanist en toegewijd tekstbezorger

2004

About this Book: Catalogue of an exhibition on the life and work of Jacques Lefèvre d’Étaples (ca. 1460-1536), humanist, educational reformer and editor of philosophical and biblical works. Jacques Lefèvre was born in Picardy in France and only left his native country to undertake three journeys to Italy, and another one to flee from the pressure […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 12 4
  • 26,5 x 20, 5 cm., 206 pp.

Corpus Hermeticum

2003 (1st ed. 1990)

About this book: Translation of the seventeen treatises of the Corpus Hermeticum. Both the introduction and commentary devote special attention to the numerous parallels with the Gnostic texts found near Nag Hammadi in Egypt. There are only a few copies left of the fifth, revised edition of the Corpus Hermeticum which was orginally edited by Roelof […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 13 1
  • 25,5 x 17 cm., 147 pages. illus.

Valentinus de gnosticus en zijn Evangelie der Waarheid

2003

About this Book: A study of the life, work and influence of the gnostic Valentinus (ca. 100-160), who nearly rose to become bishop of Rome, but was eventually ejected by the established Catholic Church on account of his heretical views. The book includes a translation, from the Coptic, of Valentinus’ Evangelium Veritatis, in addition to […]

  • 72 pp.

Ways of Hermes

2003

About this Book: Exhibition guide (2003) highlighting 80 printed works and manuscripts documenting the presence of Hermes Trismegistus in the the Latin West both before and after Marsilio Ficino, the translator of the Corpus Hermeticum. Please note: out of print; now only available in Dutch: Langs Hermes’ Wegen.

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  • Language: Dutch
  • Location: Amsterdam

  • 31 pp.

Schepping in Focus

2002

About this Book: Exhibition guide (2002) presenting 45 Platonic, Gnostic, Judaeo-Christian and Hermetic creation stories in manuscripts and printed works from the library’s holdings. Also available in English: Focus on creation. To order send an e-mail to: bph@ritmanlibrary.nl

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  • Language: Dutch and English
  • Location: Amsterdam

  • ISBN: 978 88 7038 421 5
  • Vol. II (catalogue, indices, bibliography). Bound, 29 x 22 cm., 334 pp. illus.

Magia, alchimia, scienza dal ‘400 al ‘700. L’influsso di Ermete Trismegisto| Magic, Alchemy and Science 15th-18th centuries. The influence of Hermes Trismegistus Volume II

2005 (1st ed. 2002)

About this Book: Two volumes documenting the influence of the works attributed to Hermes Trismegistus in Venice and the rest of Europe on the occasion of the exhibition in the Biblioteca Marciana, Venice, 31-5 to 15-9 2002. The catalogue is a sequel to the exhibition catalogue Marsilio Ficino e il ritorno di Ermete Trismegisto, also […]

  • ISBN: 978 88 7038 420 8
  • Vol. I (essays). Bound, 29 x 22 cm., 588 pp. illus.

Magia, alchimia, scienza dal ‘400 al ‘700. L’influsso di Ermete Trismegisto| Magic, Alchemy and Science 15th-18th centuries. The influence of Hermes Trismegistus Volume I

2005 (1st ed. 2002)

About this Book: Two volumes documenting the influence of the works attributed to Hermes Trismegistus in Venice and the rest of Europe on the occasion of the exhibition in the Biblioteca Marciana, Venice, 31-5 to 15-9 2002. The catalogue is a sequel to the exhibition catalogue Marsilio Ficino e il ritorno di Ermete Trismegisto, also […]

  • 31 pp.

Focus on creation

2002

About this Book: Exhibition guide (2002) presenting 45 Platonic, Gnostic, Judaeo-Christian and Hermetic creation stories in manuscripts and printed works from the library’s holdings. Also available in Dutch: Schepping in Focus.

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  • Language: English
  • Location: Amsterdam

  • ISBN: 978 88 7038 376 8
  • Paperback, 28,5 x 21,5 cm., 326 pp. illus., index

Marsilio Ficino and the Return of Hermes Trismegistus

2001 (1st ed. 1999)

About this Book: Catalogue focussing on the reception of Hermes Trismegistus from the Renaissance through the seventeenth century, also showing the remarkable extent to which Hermetic ideas had trickled through the medieval period even before the publication of the Corpus Hermeticum, thanks to a wide dissemination of the Latin Asclepius and medieval pseudo-Hermetic works such as […]

  • ISBN: 978 3 7728 2206 3
  • 28,5 x 17,5 cm., 406 pp. illus,. index

Rosenkreuz als europäisches Phänomen im 17. Jahrhundert

2001

About this Book: The Rosicrucian Movement is one of the most widely-discussed phenomena of the 17th century. In fact, ever since the publication of the Rosicrucian Manifestoes Fama and Confessio Fraternitatis 1614/1615, triggered an intense and never-ending debate not only in Germany, but also in other European countries, the Rosicrucian Movement has been a focus […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 10 0
  • Bound, 24,5 x 17,5 cm., 400 pp. index

From Poimandres to Jacob Böhme: Gnosis, Hermetism and the Christian Tradition

2000

About this Book: The fourteen essays (mainly in English, one in French, two in German) consider aspects of Gnosis in Late Antiquity, the Middle Ages and the Early Modern period: the Hermetic and gnostic tradition, Hermetic-religious rites, magic, alchemy, apocalyptic vision, and the influence of Hermetic thought on Early Christian and medieval theologians. The volume […]

  • 26,5 x 20,5 cm., ca 350 pp.

Asclepius. De volkomen openbaring van Hermes Trismegistus

1995

About this Book: First Dutch translation of the Asclepius. Before the rediscovery of the Corpus Hermeticum, the Latin Asclepius (the Greek original is lost) was the only major Hermetic work known in the West. The work was probably written in the first centuries CE; the author reveals his familiarity with Egyptian mystery cults, Middle Platonist works, […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 06 3
  • Paperback, 28,5 x 22 cm., xii, 191 pp. illus., index

Cimelia Rhodostaurotica. Die Rosenkreuzer im Spiegel der zwischen 1610 und 1660 entstandenen Handschriften und Drucke

1995

About this Book: Exhibition catalogue in German focussing on the earliest reception of the Rosicrucian Manifestoes, not only in the German-language areas but also in other European countries. The first 83 entries provide an annotated account of the predecessors, origins and earliest reception of the Manifestoes; the following 291 entries provide titles and title-pages without […]

  • ISBN: 978 3 7728 1698 7
  • Bound, 24,5 x 16,5 cm., 296 pp. illus., index

Adam Haslmayr. Der erste Verkünder der Manifeste der Rosenkreuzer

1994

About this Book: Study documenting the life and thought of a man whose very existence was long doubted. Haslmayr’s name and praise of the Bortherhood is mentioned on the title-page of the first edition of the first Rosicrucian Manifesto Fama Fraternitatis of 1614, but the enthusiastic response of Haslmayr himself, a Paracelsian and a devoted […]

  • Paperback, 29 x 22 cm., 311 pp. illus.

500 Years of Gnosis in Europe. Exhibition of Printed Books and Manuscripts from the Gnostic Tradition

1993

About this Book: Catalogue of an exhibition showing 5Western-European Hermetic texts together with their Russian counterparts. The exhibition grew out of the cooperation between the Moscow M.I. Rudomino Russian State Library for Foreign Literature and the Amsterdam Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica. The results of Carlos Gilly’s searches in the libraries and archives of Moscow and St […]

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  • Language: English and Russian
  • Location: Amsterdam

  • ISBN: 978 90 263 1196 3
  • Bound, 26 x 18 cm., 183 pp.

Johannes Amos Comenius. Via lucis. De weg van het licht

1992

About this Book: Translation into Dutch of Via lucis, a work which Comenius wrote in England in 1641-1642 although it was not printed until 1668. Comenius dedicated the work to the then recently founded Royal Society in London. Via lucis is claimed to be Comenius’ only fully elaborated pansophical work and contains a reform programme […]

  • Paperback, 26 x 20 cm., 87 pp. illus.

La gnose hermétique

1991

About this Book: Exhibition catalogue exploring the relation between Gnosis and Hermetica, and the continued influence of Gnosis in Hermetic works. Frank van Lamoen notes in the introduction that both Gnostic and Hermetic texts ‘show a similar tendency to return to their transcendent source by bridging the duality, a pursuit motivating both the gnostic and the […]

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  • Paperback, 29,5 x 21 cm., 88 pp. illus.

The Hermetic Gnosis

1990 (1st ed. 1986)

About this Book: Exhibition catalogue exploring the relation between Gnosis and Hermetica, and the continued influence of Gnosis in Hermetic works. Frank van Lamoen notes in the introduction that both Gnostic and Hermetic texts ‘show a similar tendency to return to their transcendent source by bridging the duality, a pursuit motivating both the gnostic and […]

  • Paperback, 29,5 x 21 cm., 88 pp. illus.

De Hermetische Gnosis

1990 (1st ed. 1986)

About this Book: Exhibition catalogue exploring the relation between Gnosis and Hermetica, and the continued influence of Gnosis in Hermetic works. Frank van Lamoen notes in the introduction that both Gnostic and Hermetic texts ‘show a similar tendency to return to their transcendent source by bridging the duality, a pursuit motivating both the gnostic and the […]

  • Paperback, 29,5 x 21 cm., 147 pp. illus.

François Secret. Kabbala en hermetische filosofie

1990

About this Book: Exhibition catalogue on the Christian Kabbalists by François Secret. Secret traces the development of Christian Kabbalah since its inception in the Renaissance, when humanists such as Pico regarded Kabbalah as part of prisca theologia, ancient theology, making it possible to see Jewish mysticism in the syncretic context of the Hermetism, Pythagoreanism and […]

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  • Language: Dutch
  • Location: Amsterdam

  • ISBN: 978 90 600 4406 3
  • Bound, 30,5 x 22 cm., 410 pp. 2 vols, illus.

Christ, Plato, Hermes Trismegistus. The Dawn of Printing

1990

About this book: Catalogue in two volumes containing the descriptions of 192 incunabula acquired between 1978 and 1989. Each item is described bibliographically, with attention to such details as bindings and provenances, but there is also marked emphasis on the texts themselves, which are placed within a wider intellectual context, whenever appropriate focusing also on […]

  • Paperback, 25 x 20 cm., 152 pp. illus.

Hermes Trismegistus. Pater philosophorum. Tekstgeschiedenis van het Corpus Hermeticum

1990

About this Book: Exhibition catalogue on the publication history of the Corpus Hermeticum, which was rediscovered in the Renaissance and translated from Greek into Latin by Marsilio Ficino. Research by Frank van Lamoen yielded a number of hitherto unknown editions; the catalogue also offers the reader a discussion of each treatise in the Corpus Hermeticum […]

  • ISBN: 978 3 7762 0279 3
  • Bound, 24,5 x 16,5 cm., 228 pp. illus., index

Das Erbe des Christian Rosenkreuz. Johann Valentin Andreae 1586-1986 und die Manifeste der Rosenkreuzerbruderschaft 1614-1616

1988 (1st ed. 1986)

About this Book: Essays by some of the major Andreae scholars presented at an international symposium organized by the BPH to commemorate the fourth centenary of Johann Valentin Andreae’s birth. The articles (mainly in German, one in French, three in English) range from general appraisal of Andreae to studies on specific works of his. Contents: […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 01 8
  • Paperback, 21 x 15 cm., 40 pp. illus.

Abraham Willemsz van Beyerland. Jacob Böhme en het Nederlandse hermetisme in de 17e eeuw

1986

About this Book: Exhibition catalogue focussing on the Amsterdam maecenas Abraham van Beyerland, the driving force behind the propagation of Böhme’s ideas in the Dutch Republic in the second half of the 17th century. The introduction by Frank van Lamoen discusses van Beyerland’s translating and printing activities, reactions from the hostile orthodox environment and efforts […]

  • ISBN: 978 90 71608 02 5
  • Paperback, 20 x 19 cm., 144 pp. illus.

Johann Valentin Andreae. Die Manifeste der Rosenkreuzerbruderschaft 1586-1986

1986

About this Book: Exhibition catalogue published on the occasion of the fourth centenary of the birth of Johann Valentin Andreae, the author so closely associated with the Rosicrucian Manifestoes. The catalogue offers new material on the bibliography and interpretation of the early works of Andreae. Carlos Gilly also discusses Andreae’s share in the Rosicrucian Manifestoes […]

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