The Magus, or Celestial Intelligencer (Book I)
Pictures scanned from The Magus, or Celestial Intelligencer, being a Complete System of Occult Philosophy in Three Books (here we feature items from Book I), by Francis Barrett, F.R.C., London, 1801. Book I treats of Natural Magic, including “Alchyme” as well as numerology, astrology and talismanic magic.
You can also see rather more figures from Book II.
The whole book is online, but with only very low resolution pictures, at the Internet Sacred Text Archive.
This plate gives the various geomantic characters together with ther names (Via Populus, Conjunctio, Albus, Puello, Fortuna Major and Fortuna Minor, Reubus, Peur, Aquisitio, Lætitia, Carcer, Tristiia, Caput Dragonis [Draconis], or [...] [more...]
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