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The Queen's Conjurer: The Science and Magic of Dr. John Dee, Adviser to Queen Elizabeth I Paperback – February 1, 2002

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Editorial Reviews


"The Queen's Conjurer is a sturdy and engrossing read."--Newsday

"A subtle and sympathetic portrait."--The Economist

"A model of popular history [that] finds illuminating connections everywhere....These minds of the past step forward in this book undeniably, obstreperously real."--The Washington Post Book World

About the Author

Benjamin Woolley, a writer and broadcaster, covers both the arts and the sciences. His previous books include Virtual Worlds, an exploration of virtual reality, and The Bride of Science, a biography of Byron's brilliant daughter. He lives in London.

Product details

  • Item Weight : 12 ounces
  • Paperback : 376 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0805065105
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0805065107
  • Product Dimensions : 5.5 x 0.95 x 8.19 inches
  • Publisher : Holt Paperbacks; First Printing Edition (February 1, 2002)
  • Language: : English
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.6 out of 5 stars 11 ratings
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