Life of Paracelsus

Franz Hartmann MD

Paracelsus (1493-1541)

THE LIFE OF PHILIPPUS THEOPHRASTUS BOMBAST OF HOHENHEIM

KNOWN BY THE NAME OF

PARACELSUS

AND

THE SUBSTANCE OF HIS TEACHINGS

CONCERNING COSMOLOGY, ANTHROPOLOGY, PNEUMATOLOGY, MAGIC AND SORCERY, MEDICINE, ALCHEMY AND ASTROLOGY, PHILOSOPHY AND THEOSOPHY

EXTRACTED AND TRANSLATED FROM HIS RARE AND EXTENSIVE WORKS AND FROM SOME UNPUBLISHED MANUSCRIPTS

by

FRANZ HARTMANN, M.D.

AUTHOR OF "MAGIC", ETC.

SECOND EDITION, REVISED AND ENLARGED

(THIRD IMPRESSION)

"The beginning of wisdom is the beginning of supernatural power." - Paracelsus

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