Калпепер, Николас

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Nicholas Culpeper, MD England 1616 – 1654 Teachers: Dr. John Dee; Democritus; jokingly refered to DR. REASON and DR. EXPERIENCE; Students: Frederick Hockley; Henri Gamache;Johann Wolfgang Goethe; Ebenezer Sibly; John Tradescant the Younger; Elias Ashmole; Peter Davidson; Peter Caddy of FINDHORN; BoneBlossom; Terence McKenna; Cat yronwode; Scott Cunningham; Sybil Leek; William Lilly, astrologer; Rudyard Kipling; George W. Post, author of The Cottage Physician for Individual and Family Use: Prevention, Symptoms and Treatment. Best Known Methods in all Diseases, Accidents and Emergencies at the Home, Prepared by the Best Physicians and Surgeons of Modern Practice. Allopathy, Homeopathy, etc. Springfield, MASS, America, 1895; Eric Frederick William Powell, of Kythymic Physical Culture; Organizations: Author: The English Physician (1652); the Complete Herbal (1653); Astrological Judgement of Diseases from the Decumbiture of the Sick (1655); 'A Prophesy of the White King' with William Lilly; A Physical Directory, or a Translation of the London Directory (1649,)translation of the Pharmacopoeia Londonesis of the Royal College of Physicians; Directory for Midwives (1651); Semeiotics Uranica, or (An Astrological Judgement of Diseases) (1651); Catastrophe Magnatum or (The Fall of Monarchy) (1652); A Treatise on Aurum Potabile (1656) Comments: Medical astrologer and plant alchemist, early Wicca focus; accused of witchcraft and the Society of Apothecaries during the English Civil Wars ; believed medicine was a public asset rather than a commercial secret; wished only to wear the clothes of the country in which he lived and heal the sick for free, like a good Rosicrucians; Resources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicholas_Culpeper; read the Complete Herbal here: http://www.bibliomania.com/2/1/66/113/frameset.html, others also available, see wikipedia entry ; for William Lilly, see http://darkbooks.org/collection/William-Lilly.html