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2 edition of magus. found in the catalog.

magus.

Francis Barrett

magus.

by Francis Barrett

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Published by University Books in New Hyde Park, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Occultism -- Early works to 1900,
  • Alchemy,
  • Magic

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCelestial intelligence, being a complete system of occult philosophy.
    StatementWith a new introd. by Timothy d"Arch Smith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1611 .B3 1967
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 198 p.
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5544687M
    LC Control Number67022946

    In the symbolism of the Tarot cards, the magus is a magician as well as a mountebank. In this second novel, Mr. Fowles is also an illusionist. If it can be said (and it may well be) that there is a certain amount of sham in the showmanship, still he manages to keep his reader captive Just as surely as he did in the butterfly net of The Collector even though this novel runs more than Phone: ()   John Fowles didn't regard The Magus as his greatest novel. The first he wrote but the second to be published (in ), it seemed to succeed in .

    THE MAGUS by Fowles, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Magus by John Fowles, First Edition - AbeBooks Passion for books. It is, in fact, a trick ("magus" means magician or conjurer)--a trick about conviction. The stupefying thing is that Mr. Fowles has pulled it off. The book seems to have its own energy; it reverberates in the mind. The plot can be only inadequately summarized.

      The Magus has proved to be the most sought after set of books on magic and alchemy ever published. There is very good reason for this. These books are powerful, and were considered so dangerous that for many years, rare copies could only be found in certain libraries, locked away from the general public and from those who would use (or misuse) its : Archibald Press.   John Fowles () was educated at Oxford and subsequently lectured in English at universities in Greece and the UK. The success of his first novel, The Collector, published in , allowed him to devote all his time to books include the internationally acclaimed and bestselling novels The Magus, The French Lieutenant's Woman, /5(58).


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