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Fludd's Summum Bonum- German translation
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Paul Ferguson
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 Posted: Sat Apr 5th, 2008 10:47 pm
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The Summum Bonum by Fludd (or Frizius) is now available in a German translation:

http://cgi.ebay.at/SUMMUM-BONUM-Robert-Fludd-magie-rosenkreuzer_W0QQitemZ320228855008QQihZ011QQcategoryZ64313QQcmdZViewItem

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 Posted: Sun Apr 6th, 2008 11:50 am
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That is interesting. I note this publisher  has issued a number of titles, some on alchemy, but many on 19th and 20th century occultism and esotericism. They are also using a number of my coloured images for the covers of their books, without my permission. I cannot understand how people are getting hold of high res scans of my images. They can only do this by illegally cracking the encryption of the pdf file I supply on my emblem discs. It is rather depressing because I am quite happy to allow these to be used for a very small fee. Perhaps someone is even distributing these files to unsuspecting publishers.

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 Posted: Sun Apr 6th, 2008 12:01 pm
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There is, of course, an English translation of part of the Summum Bonum in Paul Allen's Rudolph Steiner Anthology.

 

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 Posted: Mon Apr 14th, 2008 08:37 pm
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I noticed that a copy of  Fludd's

Utriusque Cosmi maioris scilicet et minoris metaphysica, physica atque technica historia in duo volumina secundum cosmi differentiam divisa [and] Tractatus secundis de naturae simia seu technica macrocosmi historia... Oppenheim; Hieronymus Gallerus for Johan-Theodor de Bry, 1617-18.

is currently (April 2008)  for sale on Abebooks from a UK  dealer for £13,500.

 


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