Arcana arcanissima hoc est Hieroglyphica Ægyptio-Græca vulgo necdum cognita, ad demonstrandam falsorum apud antiquos deorum, dearum, heroum, animantium & institutorum pro sacris receptorum, originem, ex vno Ægyptiorum artificio, quod aureu[m] animi & corporis medicamentum peregit, deductam, vnde tot poëtarum allegoriæ, scriptorum narrationes fabulosæ & pertotam encyclopædiam errores sparsi clarissima veritatis luce manifestantur, suæq[ue] tribui singula restituuntur, sex libris exposita authore Michaele Maiero Comite Palatii Cæsarei, equite exemto, Phil: & Med: Doct: &c: Cæsar: Mai: quondam aulico.

Title

Arcana arcanissima hoc est Hieroglyphica Ægyptio-Græca vulgo necdum cognita, ad demonstrandam falsorum apud antiquos deorum, dearum, heroum, animantium & institutorum pro sacris receptorum, originem, ex vno Ægyptiorum artificio, quod aureu[m] animi & corporis medicamentum peregit, deductam, vnde tot poëtarum allegoriæ, scriptorum narrationes fabulosæ & pertotam encyclopædiam errores sparsi clarissima veritatis luce manifestantur, suæq[ue] tribui singula restituuntur, sex libris exposita authore Michaele Maiero Comite Palatii Cæsarei, equite exemto, Phil: & Med: Doct: &c: Cæsar: Mai: quondam aulico.

Author

Maier, Michael, 1568?-1622.

Date

1613

Place of Publication

London

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Languages

Latin

Editorial Practice

The title page is engraved. Imprint from STC. Running title reads: Hieroglyphicorum Aegyptio-Græcorum. Includes index. A reissue of STC 17196, with title page undated. The engraved second leaf recto has the space between the pillars left blank. Variant: with a dedication stamped in this space. Reproduction of the original in Cambridge University Library.

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Identifiers
  • OTA: A06751
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A06751
  • DLPS: A06751
  • STC: STC 17196.5
  • STC: ESTC S111892
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99847152
  • PROQUEST: 99847152
  • VID: 12172