BOOK READ Anna Zieglerin and the Lion's Blood Alchemy and End Times in Reformation Germany AUTHOR Tara Nummedal – 8p2.us
In 1573 the alchemist Anna Zieglerin GAVE HER PATRON THE DUKE OF her patron the Duke of
Wolfenbttel the recipe for an extraordinary substance she called the lion's blood She the recipe for an extraordinary substance she called the lion's blood She that this golden oil could stimulate the growth of plants create gemstones transform lead into the coveted philosophers' stone and would serve a critical role in preparing for the Last Days Boldly envisioning herself as a Protestant Virgin Mary Anna proposed that the lion's blood paired with her own body could
generate life repopulating and the corrupt world in its final momentsIn Anna Zieglerin and the Lion's Blood Tara Nummedal reconstructs the extraordina.
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read & download ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ü Tara Nummedalmaking her a fitting emblem for each new age Interweaving the history of science gender religion and politics Nummedal her a fitting emblem for each new age Interweaving the history of science gender religion and politics Nummedal how one resourceful woman's alchemical schemes touched some of the most conseuential matters in Reformation German. .
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Of Alchemist Courtier And Prophetalchemist courtier and prophet Zieglerin She situates Anna's story within the wider frameworks of Reformation Germany's religious political and military battles; the rising influence of alchemy; the role of apocalyptic eschatology; and the position of women within these contexts Together with her husband the ester Heinrich Schombach and their companion and fellow alchemist Philipp Sommering Anna promised her patrons at the court of Wolfenbttel spiritual salvation and material profit But her compelling vision brought with it another darker possibility rather than granting her patrons wealth or redem. ,