Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-186) and index.
|Statement||Robert E. Cox|
|LC Classifications||QD26 .C69 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 193 p. :|
|Number of Pages||193|
|LC Control Number||2009021781|
In The Elixir of Immortality, Robert Cox reviews the alchemical lore of these traditions and the procedures each used to produce this fabulous elixir. Using his own alchemical research, Cox then reveals secrets that have been kept hidden for millennia uncovered in his own modern-day quest to rediscover this long-sought elixir of ed on: Septem The Elixir of Immortality: A Modern-Day Alchemist’s Discovery of the Philosopher’s Stone by Robert E. Cox The Elixir of Immortality book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A modern-day quest that echoes the ancient alchemists’ wor /5. In The Elixir of Immortality, Robert Cox reviews the alchemical lore of these traditions and the procedures each used to produce this fabulous elixir. Using his own alchemical research, Cox then reveals secrets that have been kept hidden for millennia uncovered in his own modern-day quest to rediscover this long-sought elixir of life. The Elixir of Immortality Gabi Gleichmann, trans. from the Norwegian by Michael Meigs. Other Press, $ (p) ISBN Buy this book This lengthy novel is crammed with history.
“The Elixir of Immortality is a horn of plenty filled with wonderful stories, thought-provoking points and concise atmospheric depictions from remote latitudes and bygone times, each and every one written in a light and unaffected manner. If book-club editors were alchemists, then this would have been their ‘philosophers’ stone’.”. This is a very short monograph on the elixir of salt in Alchemy. This salt is rumored to confer immortality when it is consumed. While the presentation is rather unfocused and rambling, it offers insights into the imagery, history, folklore, uses and, more importantly, the wider properties of the salt elixir in Alchemy/5(3). Nine Taoist Books on the Elixir 6. Zhouyi cantong qi 周易參同契 (Token for the Agreement of the Three According to the Book of Changes), Ancient Chinese Text of Immortality (Element, ). A translation of the “Ancient Text” (guwen) version, with selections from several. " The Elixir of Immortality is an entertaining pan-European epic, an extended family saga that will have you flipping back to the family tree diagram at the front of the book while searching Wikipedia to brush up on your European history [A]n amusing panorama of European history through the many eyes of one prodigious Jewish family."/5(12).
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