Hermetica The Ancient Greek and Latin Writings which contain Religious or Philosophic Teachings ascribed to Hermes Trismegistus edited with English Translation and Notes by Walter Scott Volume III Notes on the Latin Asclepius and the Hermetic Excerpts of Stobaeus

Hermes Trismegistus; Scott, Walter


Date Published: 1985
Size: 8vo

The third volume of the Hermetica series in the Shambhala edition, being Sir Walter Scott’s translation of the teachings ascribed to Egyptian sage Hermes Trismegistus, being records of talks between the sage and a small number of his disciples in Egypt under the Roman Empire, and in broad terms adapting and enlivening previous Greek philosophy with focus on Platonism; texts in Greek and Latin with English translation on facing pages; text block foxed, wraps lightly rubbed, and a little curled at edges, and with foxing to spine, o.w. Very Good.

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