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Paracelsus

(1493—1541) Swiss physician:


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(1493/4–1541)

Philippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim was born in Switzerland. He practised as an alchemist and doctor, and left pantheistic and hylozoic treatises influenced by the kabbala, and other gnostic and occult sources.

Subjects: Literature.


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