Alchemy and Kabbalah by Gershom Gerhard Scholem, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. A classic text on alchemy by the leading scholar of Jewish mysticism, Scholem looks critically at the century-old connections between. ALCHEMY AND KABBALAH. By Gershom Scholem. Translated from the German by Klaus Ottman. Putnam, CT: Spring Publications,

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The Messianic Idea in Judaism: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. The kernel of the text is how to translate the language of alchemy to the qabala, and vice versa.

Kabballah it is certainly not an easy book. The Best Books of That analysis is incomplete. Please try again later. Scholem looks critically at the connections between alchemy, the Jewish Kabbalah; its christianized varieties, such as the gold- and rosicrucian mysticisms, and the myth-based psychology of C.

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The notes contain complete citations, but it is hard to search for a particular source after the fact. Not Ans Word Wise: Not easy but informative. Scholem is best known for his collection of lectures, Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism and for his biography Sabbatai Zevi, the Mystical Messiah PurringM rated it really liked it May 24, Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

Read more Read less. His scholarly achievements were enormous in the field of Jewish mysticism. Refresh and try again. He also expounds on the use of kabbalah among medieval Christian alchemists and theosophists. Alex Covic rated it really liked it Jun 29, Product details File Size: Book ratings by Goodreads.


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