The Resource The Devil's Tabernacle : the Pagan Oracles in Early Modern Thought, Anthony Ossa-Richardson

The Devil's Tabernacle : the Pagan Oracles in Early Modern Thought, Anthony Ossa-Richardson

Label
The Devil's Tabernacle : the Pagan Oracles in Early Modern Thought
Title
The Devil's Tabernacle
Title remainder
the Pagan Oracles in Early Modern Thought
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Ossa-Richardson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Devil's Tabernacle is the first book to examine in depth the intellectual and cultural impact of the oracles of pagan antiquity on modern European thought. Anthony Ossa-Richardson shows how the study of the oracles influenced, and was influenced by, some of the most significant developments in early modernity, such as the Christian humanist recovery of ancient religion, confessional polemics, Deist and libertine challenges to religion, antiquarianism and early archaeology, Romantic historiography, and spiritualism. Ossa-Richardson examines the different views of the oracles since
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
203/.2
Index
index present
LC call number
BL613
LC item number
.O87 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The Devil's Tabernacle : the Pagan Oracles in Early Modern Thought, Anthony Ossa-Richardson
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--Warburg Institute, 2011
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Plates; Acknowledgements; Introduction; PART ONE; CHAPTER ONE: Authorities; CHAPTER TWO: Demons; PART TWO; CHAPTER THREE: Nature; CHAPTER FOUR: Imposture; PART THREE; CHAPTER FIVE: Enlightenment?; CHAPTER SIX: Solutions; CONCLUSION: Les lauriers sont coupés; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn842265980
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400846597
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt262xh2
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not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32064925
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)842265980
  • pebcs1400846595

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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