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Description - Marsilio Ficino by Angela Voss

Marsilio Ficino was one of the most influential humanist philosophers of the early Italian Renaissance. Though an ordained priest, he was also a practising astrologer and magician whose daunting life's work was to reconcile religious faith with philosophical reason which included integrating pagan magical practice with Christianity. In a lengthy introduction, editor Angela Voss puts Ficino's achievement in context as a complete re-visioning of traditional astrological practice and the beginning of a humanistic and psychological approach that prefigured contemporary holistic approaches to astrology as therapy.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781556435607
ISBN-10: 1556435606
Format: Paperback
(215mm x 142mm x 16mm)
Pages: 272
Imprint: North Atlantic Books,U.S.
Publisher: North Atlantic Books,U.S.
Publish Date: 30-Nov-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Angela Voss

Marsilio Ficino died in 1499 at age 66. Angela Voss teaches in the religious studies department at the University of Kent, Canterbury. She lives in England.