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Medicine, religion, and magic in early Stuart England : Richard Napier's medical practice / Ofer Hadass.

Author/Creator:
Hadass, Ofer, 1969- author.
Publication:
University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, 2018.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource
Series:
Magic in history.
The magic in history series
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Subjects:
Medicine -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Medical astrology -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Magic -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Theology -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Napier, Richard, 1559-1634.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
"Explores the work of the astrologer-physician and Anglican rector Richard Napier (1559-1634). Examines Napier's medical and magical practices in their larger context and shows how the physician incorporated both astral and ritual magic into his medicine"--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Astrological medicine
Astral magic
Converse with angels
Religion and knowledge.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-271-08173-2
0-271-08175-9
OCLC:
1032612081