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Eliphas Lévi and the French occult revival.

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Lévi, Eliphas, 1810-1875, Occultism -- F

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Critically examined, Eliphas Levi and The French Occult Revival is certainly not an in-depth study of the French occult revival (nor was this the intent of the book); however, it does provide a capable survey of this time period and a detailed analysis of Levi's life.

In this work, McIntosh presents a wonderfully written academic by:   Critically examined, Eliphas Levi and The French Occult Revival is certainly not an in-depth study of the French occult revival (nor was this the intent of the book); however, it does provide a capable survey of this time period and a detailed analysis of Levi's life.

In this work, McIntosh presents a wonderfully written academic by: Critically examined, Eliphas Levi and The French Occult Revival is certainly not an in-depth study of the French occult revival (nor was this the intent of the book); however, it does provide a capable survey of this time period and a detailed analysis of Levi's life.

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Its central focus is Lévi himself (), would-be priest, revolutionary socialist, utopian visionary, artist, poet and, above all, author of a number of seminal books on magic and occultism.

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Its central focus is Lévi himself (), would-be priest, revolutionary socialist, utopian. Eliphas Levi and the French Occult Revival (SUNY series in Western Esoteric Traditions) by Christopher McIntosh | Jan 1, out of 5 stars 5. Eliphas Levi (–) French occultist who was a leader of the occult revival of the 19th century.

Eliphas Levi has often been called the last of the magi. He is said to have coined the term occult. He was born Alphonse Louis Constant in Paris in His father was a poor shoemaker and had no means to provide for his son’s education. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Eliphas Lévi and the French occult revival at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(3).

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If you can, please make a small donation using the PayPal or Stripe button below (average donation is £). You can also support the site by buying a collection, such as the Occult one, with ebooks for only £ Waite, a mystic and occult historian, edited several alchemical and magical texts for publication in the wake of the mid-nineteenth century occult revival.

His translation is accompanied by a preface outlining Lévi's colourful career. The original two-volume French edition is. Oxfam Bookshop Tunbridge Wells A searching study of Eliphas Lévi and the French occult revival.

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Full text of "Biographies" See other formats Eliphas Levi 1 Eliphas Levi Eliphas Levi f- ' tl 1 Born Alphonse Louis Constant 8 February France Died 31 May (aged 65) Eliphas Levi, born Alphonse Louis Constant (February 8, - ), was a French occult author and ceremonial magician.

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First published in French, this work by Eliphas Levi () was translated into English by occult historian Arthur Waite in In this book, Levi traces Western magic from its origins in the ancient world to the nineteenth-century occult revival.

Levi's French edition is also reissued in this series. Occult and the Revolution Revolutionary Cults Beginnings of Popular Occultism Magnetisers and Mediums Holy King --pt.

TWO Eliphas Levi Early Years Radical Enter Eliphas Levi Magician Pundit Last Years Eliphas Levi: An Assessment --pt. THREE Towards the Kingdom of the Paraclete Author Éliphas Lévi, pseudonym of Alphonse Louis Constant (), was a leader of the French occult revival, a spiritual teacher and magus who is today considered by some to be a founding father of the New Age movement.

Eliphas Lévi and the French occult revival by Christopher McIntosh In this book, the French occultist and alleged magician offers a thoroughly comprehensive survey of the idea of 'magic' in Western history, from its origins in Indian, Greek, cabalistic and hermetic traditions to the latest developments in nineteenth-century occult.

Eliphas Lévi was a 19th Century French occult author and magician. His writing on magic inspired many later occultists, and Lévi is remembered as one of the key founders of the 20th Century revival of magic and contemporary witchcraft.

He was born Alphonse Louis Constant (Magus Eliphas Lévi, the name under which he published his books, was his attempt to translate or .Author: E. Lingan Publisher: Springer ISBN: X Size: MB Format: PDF, ePub View: Get Books. The Theatre Of The Occult Revival The Theatre Of The Occult Revival by E.

Lingan, The Theatre Of The Occult Revival Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Theatre Of The Occult Revival books, This book explores the religious foundations, political and social. Eliphas Levione year before his death.

He left no less than books behind, but his influence is going much further. The vast majority of modern occult literature rests on ideas spread by Eliphas Levi and his followers, such as Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn – which was heavily influenced by Levi’s writings.