Amphitheatrum Sapientiae Aeternae (engl. Amphitheater of Eternal Wisdom) by Heinrich Khunrath, Hamburg (ISBN ). Google is proud to partner with libraries to digitize public domain materials and make them widely accessible. Public domain books belong to the public and we . Amphitheatrum sapientiae aeternae, solius verae, christianokabalisticum, diuinomagicum, nec non physicochymicum, tertriunum, catholicon.

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If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file. Amphitheatrum sapientiae aeternae – Alchemist’s Laboratory. Khunrath may have encountered some opposition to his alchemical work because most of his publications on alchemy were published widely after his death. Summary [ edit ] Description Amphitheatrum sapientiae aeternae – The hermaphrodite. October 26, at May 21, at The book was first published at Hamburg inwith four circular elaborate, hand-colored, engraved plates heightened with gold and silver which Sapuentiae designed and were engraved by Paullus van der Doort.

I am very much looking forward to the next segment on Michael Maier. The following other wikis use this file: Follow, poet, follow right To the bottom of the night, With your unconstraining voice Still persuade us to rejoice.

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Feinde plate Khunrath surrounded by his enemies, who, in true Grandville style, are depicted as birds and insects Even a wily bookworm like Eco concedes that he had his work cut out with the wealth of different editions of Amphitheatrum. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Then the same question for the plate with the enemies.

This is a copy of Image: The following other wikis use this file: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. A famous plate is the Tabula Smaragdina or The Emerald Tablet, to be considered one of the main inspirational works for alchemists, Hermetic philosophers and Rosicrucians.

Some of the ideas in his works are Kabbalistic in nature and foreshadow Rosicrucianism. Byhe had reached a stage where he could request the royal printing privilege.

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Khunrath praised Dee sapientise his later works. In the sixteenth century a Swiss alchemist, Paracelsus, argued that it was far more important to use alchemy for perfecting substances to make chemical medicines.

Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Forshaw has published several works on Heinrich Khunrath, for more information have a look at:. This page was last edited on 24 Augustat This Arabic version, is the oldest extant copy and is probably based on a Greek original. How come the owl is missing in some Hanau copies and the plate with the enemies in others?


This Iatrochemistry or Chemical Medicine was a real challenge to the existing medical establishment. The reversal constitutes either faith or poetry.

With the farming of a verse Make a vineyard of the curse, Sing of human unsuccess In a rapture of distress. He writes a lot about medical uses of alchemy, but does have some interest in magic and cabala too. Khunrath was born in DresdenSaxonythe son of the merchant Sebastian Kunrat and his wife Anna in the year And why do the plates in the same edition appear in a different order?

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This is a file from the Wikimedia Commons. He died in either Dresden or Leipzig on 9 September Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. I always like to think that Vesalius provided a new road-map to the human body, the microcosm, at the same time as Copernicus provided one for the heavens i.

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