Magicians who could-
– change the weather,
– those who healed the sick,
– raised the dead,
– made gold out of other metals,
– could be in two places at once,
– make fire with their will power,
– have seemingly endless lives and never age.
The book contains chapters on the following magicians –
Apollonius of Tyana –Wizard, Wanderer & Sage
Simon Magus – The Pretender Messiah
Michael Scot – The Great Scottish Wizard
Nicholas Flamel and the Book of Abraham the Jew
Paracelsus and the Beginnings of Science
Henry Cornelius Agrippa – The Occult Philosopher
John Dee & Edward Kelly – Elizabethan Magical Adventurers
Sir Francis Bacon / St. Germain – Royal Adept?
Sir Isaac Newton – Scientist and Secret Alchemist
Eliphas Levi – Founder of Modern Magic
Austin Osman Spare – Artist and Dark Magician
Frantisek Bardon – The Czech Master Magician
The Ordinary Magician – A Modern Tale of Magick
Fact is often stranger than fiction.