Re: Edward Kelly a conlanger?
|From:||Gary Shannon <fiziwig@...>|
|Date:||Friday, January 2, 2004, 6:04|
I picked up a huge facimile edition of one of Dee's
books on ebay for a song a few years back. It's a
hoot to read with the old-tymee script and other
doodads, decorations, letter grids, and drawings of
magickal seal and symbols.
--- "John L. Leland" <Lelandconlang@...> wrote:
> If you want a basic starter book on Dee, one I
> happen to have is Benjamin
> Wooley: The Queen's Conjurer HarperCollins pb 2001.
> It is by no means the best
> book as far as Dee and Kelly's involvement with
> Enochian goes, but it has a
> fairselect bibliography which might help you go
> It should be remarked that crediting either Dee or
> Kelly with creating
> Enochian depends on the assumption they were not
> really talking to angels and
> learning the angelic language ...not that I would
> seriously argue they were.
> John Leland