Secret Societies In Literature Books
Books con argomento Secret Societies In Literature
Lure of the Arcane
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover)
Fascination with the arcane is a driving force in this comprehensive survey of conspiracy fiction. Theodore Ziolkowski traces the evolution of cults, orders, lodges, secret societies, and conspiracies through various literary manifestations—drama, romance, epic, novel, opera—down to the thrillers of the twenty-first...
Inside Angels & Demons
Burstein Dan (EDT)
De Keijzer Arne (EDT)
Shugarts David A. (EDT)
edizioni Perseus Books Group collana Perseus Books Group (Paperback)
Set against the backdrop of beautiful Baroque Rome, Inside Angels & Demons: The Unauthorized Guide to the International Bestseller takes you inside the Vatican to see how the process of conclave and papal selection really works.Readers explore the world of Bernini, master artist of the Baroque era, and the secret meanings...
Keats, Hermeticism, and the Secret Societies
Wunder Jennifer N.
edizioni Ashgate Pub Co collana Ashgate Pub Co (Hardcover)
Jennifer Wunder makes a strong case for the importance of hermeticism and the secret societies to an understanding of John Keats's poetry and his speculations about religious and philosophical questions. Although secret societies exercised enormous cultural influence during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth...