Robert Fludd

(1574—1637) physician and writer on the occult

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British alchemist and Rosicrucian. A follower of Paracelsus, Fludd dabbled in philosophical system-building incorporating arcane knowledge and mystical speculation. His works include Tractatus theologo-philosophicus (1617) and Philosophia Moysaica (1638).

Subjects: Philosophy — Literature.

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