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Published: 23 May 2018

360 Pages | 9

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190687328

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The Siblys of London

A Family on the Esoteric Fringes of Georgian England

Susan Sommers

Oxford Studies in Western Esotericism

  • An engaging microhistory of Ebenezer Sibly, his brother Manoah, and the entire Sibly family
  • Based on a wide range of primary sources such as personal letters, sermons, and horoscopes
  • Explores Ebenezer Sibly's practice as a Mason ritualist, astrologer, forger, and quack doctor
  • Sheds new light on the esoteric byways of the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries in England