Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic tradition

Yates, Frances Amelia

Published by Univ. of Chicago Press, 1964
ISBN 10: 0226950026 / ISBN 13: 9780226950020
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Synopsis: "The book delves into the history of Hermeticism and its influence upon Renaissance philosophy and Giordano Bruno. With . . . this book, . . . Yates transformed Renaissance historiography. In it, she revealed the hermeticism with which the Renaissance was imbued, and the revived interest in mysticism, magic and Gnosticism of Late Antiquity that survived the Middle Ages. In the face of longstanding conventional interpretations, Yates suggested that the itinerant Catholic priest Giordano Bruno was burned at the stake in 1600 for espousing the Hermetic tradition rather than his affirmation of heliocentricity." (Wikipedia)

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Title: Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic tradition
Publisher: Univ. of Chicago Press
Publication Date: 1964
Binding: hardcover
Book Condition: Fair

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Yates, Frances Amelia
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ISBN 10: 0226950026 ISBN 13: 9780226950020
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