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書名 Athanasius Kircher : the last man who knew everything / edited by Paula Findlen
出版項 New York : Routledge, 2004
國際標準書號 041594015X
0415940168 (pbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  CT1098.K46 A865 2004    在架上    30530000803890
 近史所郭廷以圖書館  001.2092 F494    在架上    30550100533254
 近史所郭廷以圖書館  001.2092 F494 c.2  到期 08-23-20    30550100643061
說明 xii, 465 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. 421-445) and index
Introduction : the last man who knew everything ... or did he? : Athanasius Kircher, S.J. (1602-80) and his world / Paula Findlen -- Kircher's rome / Eugenio Lo Sardo -- Reverie in time of plague : Athanasius Kircher and the plague epidemic of 1656 / Martha Baldwin -- Kircher and his critics : censorial practice and pragmatic disregard in the society of Jesus / Harald Siebert -- 'Quasi-optical palingenesis' : the circulation of portraits and the image of Kircher / Angela Mayer-Deutsch -- Copts and scholars : Athanasius Kircher in Peiresc's Republic of letters / Peter N. Miller -- Four trees, some amulets, and the seventy-two names of God : Kircher reveals the Kabbalah / Daniel Stolzenberg -- Kircher's chronology / Anthony Grafton -- Athanasius Kircher, Giordano Bruno, and the panspermia of the infinite universe / Ingrid D. Rowland -- Father Athanasius on the isthmus of a middle state : understanding Kircher's paleontology / Stephen Jay Gould -- The angel and the compass : Athanasius Kircher's magnetic geography / Michael John Gorman -- Magnetic language : Athanasius Kircher and communication / Haun Saussy -- Publishing the polygraphy : manuscript, instrument, and print in the work of Athanasius Kircher / Nick Wilding -- Private and public knowledge : Kircher, esotericism, and the republic of letters / Noel Malcolm -- Baroque science between the old and the new world : Father Kircher and his colleague Valentin Stansel (1621-1705) / Carlos Ziller Camenietzki -- A Jesuit's books in the new world : Athanasius Kircher and his American readers / Paula Findlen -- True lies : Athanasius Kircher's China illustrata and the life story of a Mexican mystic / J. Michelle Molina -- Athanasius Kircher's China illustrata (1667) : an apologia pro vita sua / Florence Hsia --Epilogue : understanding Kircher in context / Antonella Romano
主題 Kircher, Athanasius, 1602-1680
Intellectuals -- Germany -- Biography
Jesuits -- Germany -- Biography
Learning and scholarship -- Europe -- History -- 17th century
Europe -- Intellectual life -- 17th century
Germany -- Biography
Alt Author Findlen, Paula
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