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Metaphysics - Enlightenment

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  • Count Alessandro di Cagliostro (1743 - 1795)
    Count Alessandro di Cagliostro (2 June 1743 to 26 August 1795) was the alias of the occultist Giuseppe Balsamo (in French usually referred to as Joseph Balsamo ), an Italian adventurer. Origin The ...
  • Rev. John Allin, of Rye & Woodbridge (1623 - 1715)
    The Chymical Cleric: John Allin, Puritan Alchemist John Allin, the son of John Allin of Wrentham, Suffolk (c1605-1671) and his wife Margaret (died 1653), was born on 13 October 1623. His father, who ...
  • Marie Anne Adelaide Lenormand (1772 - 1843)
    Marie Anne Adelaide Lenormand (1772–1843) was a French professional fortune-teller, active for more than 40 years and of considerable fame during the Napoleonic era. Lenormand claimed to have gi...
  • Franz Anton Mesmer (1734 - 1815)
    Franz Anton Mesmer (May 23, 1734 – March 5, 1815) was a German physician with an interest in astronomy, who theorised that there was a natural energetic transference that occurred between all an...
  • Emanuel Swedenborg (1688 - 1772)
    a bachelor all his life [] --------------------

Metaphysics is a branch of philosophy that deals with the nature of consciousness and existence. In popular usage the word refers loosely to a number of non-traditional belief systems and spiritual practices.

This project includes key metaphysical wirters and teachers of the Englightenment.

Key Figures