Johann Valentin Andreae’s Christianopolis: an ideal state of the seventeenth century / [translated] by Felix Emil Held. Main Author: Held, Felix Emil, . Johann Valentin Andreae’s Christianopolis: a utopia of the seventeenth century / by Felix Emil Held. Main Author: Held, Felix Emil. Language(s): English. JOHANN VALENTIN ANDREAE’S CHRISTIANOPOLIS,. A UTOPIA OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY. BY. FELIX EMIL HELD. A. B. College of Emporia.

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Boring as hell oops there i go again. Jory Kamel marked it as to-read Dec 11, After that, valentn taught young nobles and hiked with his students through Switzerland, France, Austria and Italy. Boolean terms must be in uppercase. Andreae was a prominent member of the Protestant utopian movement which began in Germany and spread across northern Europe and into Britain under the mentorship of Samuel Hartlib and John Amos Comenius.

Fernando Medeiros santos marked it as to-read Jan 02, Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. He died in Stuttgart.

Bill marked it as to-read Mar 26, John marked it as to-read Mar 17, This became one of the three founding jihann of Rosicrucianismwhich was both a legend and a fashionable cultural phenomenon across Europe in this period. Craig andrrae it as to-read Aug 08, By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Cosimo Books added it Jan 12, A mysterious figure associated with alchemy, Kabbalah, Rosicrucianism, and other philosophical esoterica of the 17th century, Andreae published this intriguing guide to his “perfect” society in From till Andreae traveled.


Johann Valentin Andreae’s Christianopolis : a utopia of the seventeenth century

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The young Andreae studied theology and natural sciences — Baskette, Ewing Cannonformer owner. Items from these collections can be copied into your own private collection. Johannes Valentinus Andreae 17 August — 27 Junea.

This utopian society was later revived in Stuttgart in the early s and another utopian brotherhood known as Antilia a communal society reminiscent of the monastery developed in the Baltic during the Thirty Years’ War.

The focus of this movement was the need for education and the encouragement of sciences as the key to national prosperity. Books by Johann Valentin Andreae. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Open Preview See a Problem?

Create your own Vapentin Collection by searching or browsing to find items of interest and then adding them to a collection. He came to know Tobias Hessa Paracelsian physician with an interest in apocalyptic prophecy.

His role in the origin of the Rosicrucian legend is controversial. Paperbackpages. He became a priest in Calw.

cyristianopolis His writings and efforts provided a potent stimulus to Protestant intellectuals at the beginning of the seventeenth century, and he appears to chrstianopolis inspired the foundation of The Unio Christiana which was established in Nuremberg during by a few patricians and churchmen under the impetus of Johannes Saubert the Elder. Preview — Christianopolis by Johann Valentin Andreae.

Advanced full-text search Advanced catalog search Search tips Full view only. Search this index Full-text Catalog. Here he reformed the school and social institutions, and established institutions for charity and other aids.


In he planned a “Unio Christiana”. Retrieved from ” https: In his autobiography he indicated the Chymische Hochzeit as one of his works—as a “ludibrium”, possibly meaning “lampoon”. Consists of two parts; the first being historical and critical notes; the second being the translation of the work from the Latin into English. Informed by a rigid brand of Christian socialism, Christianopolis also features a high regard for teachers, and approaches the world from both a scientific and artistic perspective.

He said in old age that he wrote this fake document in his youth circa Andreae was a pious, orthodox Lutheran theologian who probably had nothing at all to do with the two great manifestoes of this so-called “secret” society—the Fama fraternitatis or the Confessio fraternitatis His lifelong commitment appears to have been to found a Societas Christiana or utopian learned brotherhood of those valsntin to a spiritual life, in the hope that they would initiate a second Reformation.

Held, Felix Emil, Rebecca marked it as to-read Oct 04, Dexter rated it liked it Mar 02, Mar 24, Wreade rated it did not like it Shelves: His role in the origin of the Rosicrucian legend is controversial. April marked it as to-read Nov 23, Melissa Janda marked it as to-read Sep 10, Gets somewhat dull at parts but an excellent book for discussion.

Inhe became preacher at the court and councillor of the consistory Konsistorialrat in Stuttgart, where he advocated a fundamental church reform.