Johann Valentin Andreae’s Christianopolis: an ideal state of the seventeenth century / [translated] by Felix Emil Held. Main Author: Held, Felix Emil, . Johann Valentin Andreae’s Christianopolis: a utopia of the seventeenth century / by Felix Emil Held. Main Author: Held, Felix Emil. Language(s): English. JOHANN VALENTIN ANDREAE’S CHRISTIANOPOLIS,. A UTOPIA OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY. BY. FELIX EMIL HELD. A. B. College of Emporia.
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He became a priest in Calw. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Here he reformed the school and social institutions, and established institutions for charity and other aids. He befriended Christoph Besold who encouraged Andreae’s interest in esotericism.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Melissa Janda marked it as to-read Sep 10, His role in the origin of the Rosicrucian legend is controversial.
About Johann Valentin Andreae. Rebecca marked it as to-read Oct 04, Informed by a rigid brand of Christian socialism, Christianopolis also features a high regard for teachers, and approaches the world from both a scientific and artistic perspective.
Christianopolis: An Ideal of the 17th Century
The threats of heresy charges posed by rigid religious authorities Protestant and Catholic and a scholastic intellectual climate often forced these activists to hide behind fictional secret societies and write anonymously in support of their ideas, while claiming access to “secret ancient wisdom”. Acquisition made accessible thanks jobann the generous support of the Frederick J. Boolean terms must be in uppercase. Chris Hoffman marked it as to-read Jul 17, Utopian civilization description, build around a god-awful pardon the pun monastery build like a fortress.
Christianopolis: An Ideal of the 17th Century by Johann Valentin Andreae
Jorgegg added it Jul 31, But like andeeae vaguely-religious Renaissance movements at this time, the scientific ideas being promoted were often tinged with hermeticism, occultism and neo-Platonic concepts. Consists of two parts; the first being historical and critical notes; the second being the translation of the work from the Latin into English.
Susanna marked it as to-read Nov 10, Find in a library. The founders were inspired by both Baconian belief in experimental science and by Andreae’s tracts. Boring as hell oops vslentin i go again.
Johann Valentin Andreae’s Christianopolis; an ideal state of the seventeenth century
Thanks for telling us about the problem. He came to know Tobias Hessa Paracelsian physician with an interest in apocalyptic prophecy. Erick rated it it was ok May 22, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. No trivia or quizzes yet. In his later works, alchemy is the object of ridicule and is placed with music, art, theatre and astrology in the category of less serious sciences.