Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 81 - 86 of 86 on The Rosicrucians are a People I must bring You acquainted with. The best Account....
" The Rosicrucians are a People I must bring You acquainted with. The best Account I know of them is in a French Book called Le Comte de Gabalis, which both in its Title and Size is so like a Novel, that many of the Fair Sex have read it for one by Mistake.... "
Works of Mister Alexander Pope - Page 112
by Alexander Pope - 1717 - 408 pages
Full view - About this book

The Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning

Lucius Hudson Holt - English poetry - 1915 - 918 pages
...novel, that many of the fair sex have read it for one by mistake. According to these gentlemen, the Salamander». The Gnomes, or Diemons of earth, delight in mischief ; but the Sylphs, whose habitation...
Full view - About this book

Mysteries of the Rosie Cross: The History of That Curious Sect of the Middle ...

Health Research - 1993 - 140 pages
...novel, that many of the fair sex have read it for one by mistake. According to these gentlemen, the four elements are inhabited by spirits, which they call sylphs, gnomes, nymphs and * Hist. of Pliilnsnphy, ii. 462. salamanders. The gnomes, or demons of earth, delight in mischief ;...
Limited preview - About this book

Selected Poetry

Alexander Pope, Pat Rogers - Poetry - 1998 - 226 pages
...novel, that many of the fair sex have read it for one by mistake. According to these gendemen, the four elements are inhabited by spirits, which they...salamanders. The gnomes or daemons of earth delight in mischief; but the sylphs, whose habitation is in the air, are the best conditioned creatures imaginable....
Limited preview - About this book

The Rosicrucians: The History, Mythology, and Rituals of an Esoteric Order

Christopher McIntosh - Body, Mind & Spirit - 1998 - 162 pages
...account 1 know of them is in a French book call'd Le Comte de Gabalis. According to these Gentlemen, the four Elements are inhabited by Spirits, which they call Sylphs, Gnomes, Nymphs and Salamanders."2 These creatures hover over events in Pope's poem. The Sylphs, for example, are whimsically...
Limited preview - About this book

Comte de Gabalis

Bb N De Montfaucon De Villars - Fiction - 2005 - 388 pages
...Ga&a/u, which both in its title and size read it for one by mistake. According to these Geutiernen, the four Elements are Inhabited by Spirits, which they call Sylphs, Gnomes, Nymphs, and Salamanders. The Gnumes or Demons of Edith delight in mjschief ; but the Sylphs, whose habitation '.& in the Air, are...
Limited preview - About this book

The Sylph

Georgiana Duchess of Devonshire, Jonathan David Gross - Fiction - 1779 - 245 pages
...Novel, that many of the Fair Sex have read it for one by mistake. According to these Gentlemen, the four Elements are inhabited by Spirits, which they...Sylphs, Gnomes, Nymphs, and Salamanders. The Gnomes or Demons of Earth delight in mischief; but the Sylphs, whose habitation is in the Air, are the bestcondition'd...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF