Tag Archive | S J Parris

Dr Dee

  Dr John Dee was born today in 1527. Mathematician, scientist, astronomer, occultist, navigator, imperialist, consultant to Queen Elizabeth I, alchemist, Hermetic philosopher … magician…conjurer…devoted owner of a 4000-strong library within his Mortlake, London home… There are many books about this genius, devoted student of all things academic. The Arch Conjurer of England – John Dee […]

Prophecy – Review

Prophecy by S J Parris Once again we enter the world of Giordano Bruno. This time his adventures take him to London, and this time the conspiracy of Catholics against Queen Elizabeth I of England, is just a stone’s throw away from her and her court. The prophecy is heard. The time of the Queen […]

Review – SJ Parris, Heresy

S J Parris’ Heresy. Passion, treachery and murder in Elizabethan England. Monk, Giordano Bruno, is sent to Oxford undercover, where the university is believed to be a hotbed of French dissent. His own true purpose is to find a book, banned by the Elizabethan government and thought smuggled from Catholic Europe and hidden away at the […]