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The Adepts in the Esoteric Classical Tradition, Part 2: Mystics and Mysteries of Alexandria
Adepts in the Esoteric Classical Tradition, Part 2
Preface by Manly P. Hall
Covering the esoteric schools which flourished in Alexandria for over 500 years and combined the teachings of the Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians, as well as Jewish scholars and early Christian Mystics Manly continues in the exploration of later Greco-Roman initiates.
This illustrated text explores the doctrines Alexandria in Asia Minor, North Africa, and Eastern Europe, and how they laid the foundations of alchemy, Rosicrucianism, astronomy, and the hermetic arts which have survived in the secret societies of the modern world.
Cover Illustration: "Head of Serapis and Zodiac" from Georg Eber's EGYPT: Descriptive, Historical, and Picturesque, Vol. I, London, Paris, and New York, n.d.
ISBN: 0-89314-544-0 | Paperback. 122 pages