Dwellings of the Philosophers by Fulcanelli and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at What’s your problem with Fulcanelli and The Hairy Pootter saga? Can you explain a little bit more? Personnaly, I see not problem reading HP. “Dwellings of the Philosophers” (Les Demeures Philosophales) was the second and the last known work of Fulcanelli as first published in

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It will be agreed that our chemist overestimated the value and extent of his knowledge.

“The Dwellings of the Philosophers” by Fulcanelli

Its very supporters, embittered by failure, turn against it. Analyze those for me. It cannot therefore be denied that such a reaction has a profound non material cause, for we would not know how to explain without this impulse what other force would oblige crystalline particles hpilosophers leave their apparent inertia.

Mystical like Fenelon, he resembles an effective and popular Bossuet, who dominated his epoch by his speech and who commanded kings rather than praising or serving them.

Will they not also be contested some day before they are relegated to the domain of legends and fables? Nitrogen and fire will suffice. Furthermore, if the fact is undeniable and rigorously controlled, why is philosophets that it is impossible for us to reproduce it simply by reading the formula charged with explaining its mechanism?

The Dwellings of the Philosophers

By what mysterious synchronism does barium platinum cyanide shine when in contact with Roentgen rays? In truth, we do not understand Tiphaigne de la Roche, who is almost totally unknown, was nevertheless one of the most learned Adepts of the 18th century.

And this beggar who escaped from the Cour des Miracles 11 bearing no other stigma of distress than his rags and his lice, we know him too. The tombs of historical personalities are also sources of information which is subject to controversy. Fulcanelli is almost certainly a pseudonym assumed, during the early 20th century, by a French alchemist and esoteric author, whose identity is still debated. Lefebvre in two remarkable and much read articles published in June in The New Reviewdemolished the Neo-Latinism thesis from beginning to end by proving that Abbot Espagnolle in his book The Origin of French was indeed right; that our language, as the greatest scholar of the 16th century had guessed, was Greek; that Roman domination in Gaul had only covered our language with a thin layer of 29 Latin, in no way altering its genius”.


Finally, closer to us, at the dawn of the 13th century, new elements of civilization, science, and art, coming around the 8th century from Northern Africa spread into Spain the Hispanic Road and increased the first contributions of the Greek-Byzantine center of learning. So, philosophy teaches and experimentation demonstrates that metals, thanks to their own “seed”, can be reproduced and developed in quantity.

The fondness for the rebus, last echo of the sacred language, has considerably weakened in our day.

John of Salisbury, who visited Paris inexpressed the most sincere enthusiasm on this topic in his Polycration. In the 34 final analysis, he was a spagyrist confined to the mineral realm and who voluntarily neglected animal quintessences and vegetable alkaloids.

Francois Myron, Parisian magistrate inthus wore one “of gules a round mirror”, Myre-rond 5. It is about the only affirmation that a true scientist can make Grassaeus signed his works Hortulanus, signifying the gardener Hortulanus — of maritime gardens, he carefully stressed.

Personnaly, I see not problem reading HP and ending with Fulca, or the reverse thing In fact these sepia-toned old books are not easily penetrated. Similarly”, he continued, “in music this truth is never encountered without our soul, immediately elevated, blindly going for it.


With all the possible subtleties of the world Neo-Latinism in fact only succeeds to observe this very banal truth, that there is a great quantity of Latin words in our language.

A chaotic conglomeration of archaic instruments, bizarre materials and out-of-date utensils; a confusion of all sciences, a tangle of impressive faunas! There was in the Middle Ages and possibly even in Greek antiquity, if we refer to the works of Zosimos and Ostanes — two degrees, two orders of research in chemical science: Consequently, all the words chosen in our language to define certain secrets have their orthographic or phonetic Greek equivalents, and it suffices to know them well to immediately discover their exact reestablished meanings.

Among the motifs surrounding one archivolt of the northern porch of the Beauvais Cathedral, is represented pushing his wheelbarrow, a type of wheelbarrow very similar to the ones we actually use today Plate I. As for the philological fact invoked but in no way proven by Gaston Paris, in order to attempt to justify his thesis, J. They lived in Epire, in the forest of Dodona, where their natural goodness moved them to give oracles to the afflicted people who consulted them.

With some diffused light, they progressively combine. This curious, studious people, avidly interested in philosophy and culture, a civilizing people par excellence, forms the connecting link, the chain which connects oriental antiquity to the occidental Middle Ages. It was barely cultivated — 10 exclusively in the shadows of monastic cells — in the 12th century; by the 14th, it had propagated everywhere, radiating upon all social classes, shining everywhere with the brightest glow.