The Eternal Hermes - Antoine Faivre
Esoteric scholar Antoine Faivre draws on the full range of historical texts to explore the origins of this fascinating and multi-faceted figure; from his roots in Ancient Greek religion, through to the his role in 2nd century Alexandria to his importance in Renaissance magic and alchemy. Faivre, a master of esoteric scholarship, offers a learned yet accessible work, which we recommend highly' it is truly engaging and deeply informative.
Grand Rapids, MI: Phanes Press, 1995. Paperback, 210 pages. New.