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  Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim - Acadine Archive   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Henry Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim (September 14, 1486 - 1535).
Agrippa, had a magic glass, wherein it was possible to see objects distant in time or place.
These fabrications of the popular imagination were probably encouraged rather than suppressed by Agrippa, who loved to surround his comparatively harmless pursuits of alchemy and astrology with an air of mystery calculated to inspire awe and terror in the minds of the ignorant.
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Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim, 1486 - 1535
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim was a medieval scholar who was influenced by Platonism, Neoplatonism, and Hermeticism.
Agrippa's theology, though nominally Roman Catholic, was generally disliked by the Catholic church as it attacked the church's abuses.
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 Cornelius Agrippa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nattesheim viene considerato uno dei fondatori della filosofia occulta.
Agrippa svela le virtù occulte delle cose e distingue le cose stesse per le loro qualità immediatamente percepibili o elementari; descrive come queste virtù provengano dalle idee dell'Anima del mondo e dagli influssi planetari e quali attrazioni o repulsioni esse provochino fra le diverse specie dei domini animale, vegetale o minerale.
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim (1486/1535) viene considerato uno dei fondatori della filosofia occulta.
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 Agrippa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Menenius Agrippa, a Roman consul in 503 BC.
Camillo Agrippa, a sixteenth-century architect who applied geometric theory to the art of fencing.
Agrippa d'Aubigné (1552–1630), French poet, soldier, propagandist and chronicler.
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Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim was born on 14th September 1486 at Cologne to a family of the middle Nobility.
In 1515 Cornelius Agrippa was lecturing in medicine, philosophy, and "occultism" (Metaphysical Philosophy) at the University of Pavia in Italy (He was now 28).
Agrippa was imprisoned for debt in Brussels in 1531, but was rescued by Eustache Chapuys, the Emperor's friend, confidante, and sometimes spy.
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Agrippa inflated his family's nobility from around 1526, leading early biographers to conclude that the title "von" indicated nobility or knighthood.
Heinrich Grimm, Neue deutsche Biographie (Berlin, 1953), 1, 105- 106.
Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim, De occulta philosophia libri tres, V. Perrone Compagni, ed.
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 Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim (born in Köln 1486 or 1487 - died 1535) was a magician and occult writer and alchemist.
He may also be considered as an early feminist.
Cornelius Agrippa as portrayed in "Libri tres de occulta philosophia"
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 Die Welt der Hexen - Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim (1486-1535) galt, wie etwa auch Paracelsus, als Schwarzmagier und Hexenmeister.
Auf Agrippas Tisch lag ein aufgeschlagenes Buch mit Zaubersprüchen, und aus Langeweile begann der junge Mann, laut daraus vorzulesen.
Da Agrippa von Nettesheim in den letzten Jahren seines Leben ständig von einem großen schwarzen Hund begleitet wurde, blieb es natürlich nicht aus, daß man meinte, dieses Tier sei in Wirklichkeit sein dämonischer Hilfegeist und nehme nur aus praktischen Gründen die Gestalt eines Hundes an.
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 Of the four Elements, according to H. Cornelius Agrippa
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa (1486-1535), on the first chapters of his 'de occulta philosophia' explains how those Elements don’t appear “pure”, but mixed and apt to be changed one into the other.
Cornelius Agrippa validate his theory with Plato thought, adding to them qualities such as hot and dry (Fire), dry and cold (Earth), cold and moist (Water), moist and hot (Aire) and other qualities that distinguish and oppose them, such as brightness, thinness and motion, darkness, thickness and quietness.
Agrippa concludes that “Elements therefore are to be found every where, and in all things after their manner, no man can deny: First in these inferiour bodies feculent and gross, and in Celestials more pure, and clear; but in supercelestials living, and in all respects blessed.
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 The Magus, Book II: Biographia Antiqua: Cornelius Agrippa
Agrippa immediately took up the cudgels, and did what he could to prevent so irregular a proceeding, but could not prevent the woman from being put to the question; however, he was the instrument of proving her innocence.
Agrippa retired to Cologne, his native city, in the year 1520, willingly forsaking a city, which the seditious inquisitors had made an enemy to learning and true merit.
Agrippa's three books of Magic, with the fourth, were translated into English, and published in London in the year 1651.
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 Agrippa Von Nettesheim, Heinrich Cornelius
Agrippa said that everything which exists has a 'soul' or spiritual component, part of the total world soul, which shows itself in the magical properties of herbs, metals, stones, animals and other phenomena of Nature.
Agrippa considered the relationship between matter and spirit in the light of various arts and sciences, including music, geometry and, especially important, astrology.
Agrippa was rarely an original thinker and his philosophy is a compilation of ideas from many sources.
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 Henrici Cornelii Agrippae ab Nettesheym, De incertitudine & vanitate omnium Scientiarum & artium liber, lectu plane ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
AGRIPPA VON NETTESHEIM, HEINRICH CORNELIUS Henrici Cornelii Agrippae ab Nettesheym, De incertitudine & vanitate omnium Scientiarum & artium liber, lectu plane jucundus & elegans.
Rather than directly refuting prevailing wisdom, Agrippa uses women's superiority as a rhetorical device and overturns the misogynistic interpretations of the female body in Greek medicine, in the Bible, in Roman and canon law, in theology and moral philosophy, and in politics.
Agrippa had great stature as a great man of learning when he wrote the essay, and was and was yet to become professor in many European universities.
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 Agrippa, Heinrich Cornelius von Netteheim
Alias: agrippa av nettesheim, heinric, heinric agrippa av nettesheim och heinrich cornelius von netteheim agrippa
Heinrich Cornelis, born at Cologne of prosperous lower class parentage, attended University of Cologne but did not receive degrees.
Agrippa was said to be a practicing Demonic as well as a fl magician.
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 Directory - Society: Religion and Spirituality: Esoteric and Occult: Personalities: Agrippa, Heinrich Cornelius von ...
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim  · Comprehensive biography and bibliography.
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa of Nettesheim  · iweb · cached · From the Catholic Encyclopedia.
Agrippa Von Nettesheim, Heinrich Cornelius  · cached · Information about Agrippa, the alchemist, magician and occultist.
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enry Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim was born on September 14, 1486 in Cologne.
In 1509 Agrippa also began writing his magnum opus, Three Books of Occult Philosophy which was finally published in 1531.
Agrippa sees the descent of all things from God through the worlds as a hopeful sign of the possibility of an ascent back to God.
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 The Mortal Immortal
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim (1486-1536) was a German lawyer, diplomat, teacher, physician, writer, theologian, and alchemist.
This representation is consistent with Mary Shelley's discussion of Agrippa in Frankenstein (1818), where she credits him as an important forerunner and inspiration to the true scientists of later centuries.
Cornelius had brewed a soul-refreshing drink--more inebriating than wine--sweeter and more fragrant than any fruit; it probably possessed strong medicinal powers, imparting gladness to the heart and vigor to the limbs; but its effects would wear off; already were they diminished.
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 Pentagram - SourceryForge
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa, and others, recognized the letters as being the five beginning letters of the words: udor (water, often transliterated as hydor), ge (earth, Agrippa used gaia), idea (idea as in The Platonic Idea), eile (sometimes written as heile, heat, it meant that in the Greek known to Agrippa), and aer (air).
However, note that even if one uses the "elemental" scheme that Agrippa used, it's a definite stretch because it uses heat (heile), which is not an element but a quality OF the element fire.
Had Agrippa used the Attic Greek, which is the language Pythagoreans back then actually spoke and wrote, he could have used (phonetic) "empreesis" for fire or conflagration.
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 Agrippa von Nettesheim, Heinrich Cornelius --  Encyclopædia Britannica
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Along with Johann von Goethe and Friedrich Schiller, Heinrich Heine is one of the three greatest names in German literature.
One of them—the discovery of electromagnetic radiation—was the achievement of Heinrich Hertz, a German physicist.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa of Nettesheim
Described as a "knight, doctor, and by common reputation, a magician", Agrippa earned and repaid the bitter enmity of his more conservative contemporaries.
Among his minor writings are the often quoted booklet "De nobilitate et præcellentia feminei sexus declamatio", dedicated to Margaret of Austria, "Libellus de sacramento matrimonii", a commentary on the "Ars Brevrs", of Raymond Lully, etc. A complete edition of his works appeared at Lyons in 1600.
Stöckl, in Kirchenlex., I, 364-366; Morley, Life of Cornelius Agrippa (London, 1856); Prost, Cornelius Agrippa: sa vie et ses œuvres (Paris, 1881).
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 Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Heinrich took the name Agrippa in honor of the founder of his hometown.
Heinrich's career included working as a doctor, a lawyer, a faith leader, and an astrologer.
The queen-mother left Lyons when the king was imprisoned in Italy, made vague promises of employment in Paris, and then left without paying Agrippa.
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 Amazon.co.uk: Books: The Three Books of Occult Philosophy: A Complete Edition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Agrippa's work certainly provides numerous practical instructions, but always ties together a wide range of classical and traditional sources in a broad theorectical framework.
Agrippa's genius is well known, but Tyson's fine scholarship for this volume deserves acknowledgment as well.
I recommend this book especially strongly to serious students of magic who are tired of the flood of New Age-y magical manuals and gothic garbage tossed out like so much glitter by these shallow modern writers who use "magic" as a substitute for intelligence, or as a solution to their ego problems.
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 Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa: Of Occult Philosophy, Book I (part 1)
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa (1486-1535) is the most influential writer of Renaissance esoterica, and indeed all of Western occultism.
I see it is not in vain that you have compassed Sea and Land, for thereby you have made a Proselyte, not of another, but of your self, by being converted from vulgar, and irrational incredulities to the rational embracing of the sublime, Hermeticall, and Theomagicall truths.
To R. Iohn Trithemius, an Abbot of Saint James in the Suburbs of Herbipolis, Henry Cornelius Agrippa of Nettesheym sendeth greeting.
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Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa: His Fourth Book of Occult Philosophy Of Magical Ceremonies.
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The writings of Henry Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim (1486-1535),commonly referred to as Agrippa influenced occultists for generations.
Agrippa of Nettesheim and Theophrastus Paracelsus: comparative biographical sketch.
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 Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
He was for some time in the service of (Click link for more info and facts about Maximilian) Maximilian, but devoted mainly to the study of the occult sciences, which exposed him to various persecutions through life.
De incertitudine et vanitate scientiarum (printed in (Click link for more info and facts about Köln) Köln 1527) a satire of the (according to Agrippa) sad state of (A particular branch of scientific knowledge) science.
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