INDEX
Abulafia, Abraham, 103-104
Aeschylus, 13, 22-23, 32
Albertus Magnus, 7, 51-52, 55-71, 97, 155, 189, 243, 269
Alchemy, 62-68, 86-92
d'Alembert, Jean le Rond, 166, 171, 173
d'Alembert's Dream ( Diderot), 242
Allegory of the Cave (Plato), 221
Alzire (Voltaire), 177
The Annals of Chemistry ( Fourcroy and Vauquelin), 189
Antimemoirs (Malraux), 237
Apuleius, Lucius, 260
Aquinas, Thomas, St., 56, 60, 62, 68, 168, 267
Arcana Coelestia ( Swedenborg), 190
Archimedes, 202
Aristotle, 24, 56, 66, 76, 92, 137, 158, 168, 249
Art, 239-240
Artist, 241-243
Augustine, St., 212, 214, 220, 267
Autobiography (Goethe), 133-136
Automaton, 52, 69
Avicenna, 56, 66, 76, 79, 81, 92
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 159, 229
Bachelard, Gaston, 17, 19
Bachrach, Nephtali ben Jacob, 101
Bacon, Francis, 162, 172
Bacon, Roger, 52-53, 62, 82, 97
Balzac, Honoré de, 8, 158, 185-203, 237, 269
Bayle, Pierre, 165, 172, 176
Bergson, Henri, 116
Berkeley, George, 175
Bertrand, Elie, 179
Berzelius, Jöns Jakob, 189
Blanc, Louis, 189, 267
Bloch, Chayim, 104-110, 113, 116
Bohr, Niels, 269
Bolingbroke, Henry St. John, 1st Viscount, 162, 178
Bonaparte, Napoleon, 187, 198
Bonum Universale de Apibus ( Thomas of Cantimpré), 55
Book of Minerals (Albertus Magnus), 59-60, 64
Book of Secrets (Albertus Magnus), 70
Bosch, Hieronymus, 257
Bossuet, Jacques Bénigne, 162, 176
Botticelli, Sandro, 250, 252, 255
Brahms, Johannes, 232
Brazen Head, 52-53
Bruno, Giordano, 137
Buber, Martin, 114, 117, 257
Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 166
Bürger, Gottfried August, 224
Burial of Count Orgaz (El Greco), 252
Buxtehude, Dietrich, 214

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  • By the Same Author ii
  • Title Page iii
  • Table of Contents vii
  • Foreword ix
  • Introduction 1
  • Notes 10
  • Chapter 1: Prometheus 11
  • Notes 49
  • Section I Man as Creator *
  • Introduction to Section I 51
  • Chapter 2: Albertus Magnus 55
  • Chapter 3: Paracelsus 75
  • Chapter 4: Rabbi Judah Loew 97
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  • Chapter 6: Voltaire's Micromégas 161
  • Chapter 7: Balzac's in Search of the Absolute (1799-1850) 185
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  • Selected Bibliography 271
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