A COMPLETE SYSTEM OF
IN THREE BOOKS;
Containing the Antient and Modern Practice of the Cabaliftic Art, Natural and Celeftial Magic, &c.; fhewing the wonderful Effects that may be performed by a Knowledge of the
Celestial Influences, the occult Properties of Metals, Herbs, and Stones,
APPLICATION OF ACTIVE TO PASSIVE PRINCIPLES.
THE SCIENCES OF NATURAL MAGIC;
Alchymy, or Hermetic Philosophy;
THE NATURE CREATION, AND FALL OF MAN;
His natural and fupernatural Gifts; the magical Power inherent in the Soul, &c.; with a great Variety of rare Experiments in Natural Magic:
THE CONSTELLATORY PRACTICE, or TALISMANIC MAGIC;
The Nature of the Elements. Stars, Planets, Signs, &c.; the Conftruction and Compofition of all Sorts of Magic Seals, Images, Rings, Glaffes, &c.;
The Virtue and Efficacy of Numbers, Characters, and Figures, of good and evil Spirits.
AND CABALISTICAL OR CEREMONIAL MAGIC;
In which, the fecret Myfteries of the Cabala are explained; the Operations of good and evil Spirits; all Kinds of Cabaliftic Figures, Tables, Seals, and Names, with their Ufe, &c.
THE TIMES, BONDS, OFFICES, AND CONJURATION OF SPIRITS.
TO WHICH IS ADDED
Biographia Antiqua, or the Lives of the most eminent Philosophers, Magi, &c.
The Whole illustrated with a great Variety of
CURIOUS ENGRAVINGS, MAGICAL AND CABALISTICAL FIGURES, &c.
BY FRANCIS BARRETT, F.R.C.
Professor of Chemistry, natural and occult Philosophy, the Cabala, &c., &c.
PRINTED FOR LACKINGTON, ALLEY, AND CO., TEMPLE OF THE MUSES,
Scanned at sacred-texts.com, October 2002. J. B. Hare, redactor.