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The Fire-tried Stone: An Enquiry into the Development of a Symbol

£50.00

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An unusual work by John Trinick (1890-1974) an Australian-born artist who spent much of his life in the UK and won renown for his stained glass work. He had a lifelong interest in alchemy and esoteric as well as more conventional forms of spirituality, and this book focuses on the symbol of the 'coniunctio' or union spiritual-alchemical union as explored by Eirenaeus Philalethes. Trinick sent various stages of the manuscript to C. J. Jung, who had just then published his own "Mysterium Coniuctionis," and Jung recorded his appreciation and thoughts in several long letters which are reproduced herein.

Published 1967. First edition.
Hardback. The book has mylar protective covering and there is an inscription in the half-title page. Otherwise this book is in good condition.

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Added value:
First edition
Author(s):
Trinick, J
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8.75" by 5.5"
Edition:
First, 1967
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
138
Publisher:
Wordens of Cornwall Limited
Title:
The Fire-tried Stone: An Enquiry into the Development of a Symbol

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An unusual work by John Trinick (1890-1974) an Australian-born artist who spent much of his life in the UK and won renown for his stained glass work. He had a lifelong interest in alchemy and esoteric as well as more conventional forms of spirituality, and this book focuses on the symbol of the 'coniunctio' or union spiritual-alchemical union as explored by Eirenaeus Philalethes. Trinick sent various stages of the manuscript to C. J. Jung, who had just then published his own "Mysterium Coniuctionis," and Jung recorded his appreciation and thoughts in several long letters which are reproduced herein.

Published 1967. First edition.
Hardback. The book has mylar protective covering and there is an inscription in the half-title page. Otherwise this book is in good condition.

Added value:
First edition
Author(s):
Trinick, J
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8.75" by 5.5"
Edition:
First, 1967
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
138
Publisher:
Wordens of Cornwall Limited
Title:
The Fire-tried Stone: An Enquiry into the Development of a Symbol

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