Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Fulcanelli and the Alchemical Revival: The Man Behind the Mystery of the Cathedrals” as Want to Read:
Fulcanelli and the Alchemical Revival: The Man Behind the Mystery of the Cathedrals
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Fulcanelli and the Alchemical Revival: The Man Behind the Mystery of the Cathedrals

by
3.39  ·  Rating Details ·  23 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Sheds new light on the identity of the alchemist Fulcanelli

• Provides new understanding of the relationships between the most important figures of the esoteric milieu of Paris in the first half of the 20th century

• Includes a wealth of rarely seen documents, photos, and letters

Fulcanelli, operative alchemist and author of The Mystery of the Cathedrals and The Dwellings of
...more
Paperback, 182 pages
Published November 19th 2006 by Destiny Books (first published 1990)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Fulcanelli and the Alchemical Revival, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Fulcanelli and the Alchemical Revival

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-49)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Tim Pendry
What a dreadful book - poorly written, obscure, poorly translated, poorly edited, pompous, deeply incoherent and providing no context or analysis. It gets one star because it contains some interesting photographs and some less interesting but at least accurately photographed documentation. You are left with an impression of a set of more than a little nutty marginalised figures living from hand to mouth on their eccentricities - and this may not be entirely fair to them. What we want is a hypoth ...more
Ben
Jun 06, 2014 Ben rated it did not like it
Really just a jumble of names rather than a coherent narrative. It focuses on too many disparate individuals without really telling us anything about them, which just becomes disorientating. Dubois really adds nothing to the debate which is not covered in the superior 'Fulcanelli Phenomena'.
Scott
Nov 13, 2008 Scott is currently reading it
Wicked, wicked Genevieve! Like some McLuhan machine (a mechanical bride), what are you obscuring? What do you reveal? Who are you working for? Why has nobody bothered to read you closely in relation to the Riviere book, cross their eyes and see the stereogram you two generate together?
John Scott
Aug 31, 2012 John Scott rated it it was amazing
Shelves: mayan-stuff
If your releally into secret societies and history of about hidden treasures and what the Myans are telling us it is real eye opener.
James of the Redwoods
Sep 02, 2014 James of the Redwoods rated it did not like it
Shelves: esoteric
It took me almost 2 hours to find the rather crude cypher key.

It was hardly worth the effort.

Nothing new here.
cynthia harimon
cynthia harimon rated it it was amazing
Apr 02, 2016
Dawn Thomas
Dawn Thomas rated it it was amazing
Dec 11, 2016
Ryan
Ryan rated it it was amazing
May 29, 2012
Philip Saenger
Philip Saenger rated it it was amazing
Dec 22, 2012
Ian Driscoll
Ian Driscoll rated it it was amazing
Mar 22, 2010
Jung Hyo
Jung Hyo rated it liked it
May 01, 2016
Kirsten
Kirsten rated it liked it
Jul 22, 2012
Codex
Codex rated it liked it
Aug 21, 2010
Graf Orlok
Graf Orlok rated it it was amazing
Nov 14, 2012
Jason
Jason rated it really liked it
Jul 08, 2013
Sarah
Sarah rated it it was ok
Feb 12, 2017
Maritza
Maritza rated it really liked it
Mar 04, 2012
Zolliker J.S.
Zolliker J.S. rated it really liked it
Feb 03, 2007
Randolf
Randolf rated it liked it
Mar 02, 2008
Jeremiah Genest
Jeremiah Genest rated it liked it
Aug 29, 2007
Fiorella Pesce
Fiorella Pesce rated it it was amazing
May 07, 2013
Fiorella Pesce
Fiorella Pesce rated it liked it
May 07, 2013
Sami
Sami rated it it was ok
Mar 08, 2013
Jason Gomes
Jason Gomes rated it did not like it
Aug 18, 2014
Chelsea
Chelsea marked it as to-read
Nov 13, 2008
Kristin
Kristin marked it as to-read
Nov 13, 2008
Beverly Bentley
Beverly Bentley marked it as to-read
Jul 15, 2009
XESCIE
XESCIE marked it as to-read
Jul 29, 2009
Krysta
Krysta marked it as to-read
May 05, 2010
Jackie Harrison-jewell
Jackie Harrison-jewell marked it as to-read
Sep 15, 2011
Dawn  Green
Dawn Green marked it as to-read
Sep 26, 2011
Andrea
Andrea added it
Jan 05, 2012
Sandra
Sandra added it
Jan 18, 2013
Mac
Mac marked it as to-read
Feb 14, 2013
Simon Cox
Simon Cox marked it as to-read
Mar 09, 2013
Sue Fahlbeck
Sue Fahlbeck is currently reading it
Mar 10, 2013
Armando Moreno
Armando Moreno marked it as to-read
Apr 25, 2013
Dylan
Dylan marked it as to-read
Jan 19, 2014
a
a marked it as to-read
Mar 03, 2014
Candy Wyman
Candy Wyman marked it as to-read
Aug 12, 2014
Dave
Dave marked it as to-read
Mar 12, 2015
Charlie Bremner
Charlie Bremner marked it as to-read
Oct 25, 2015
Ed Bode
Ed Bode marked it as to-read
Feb 06, 2016
Nathan
Nathan marked it as to-read
Mar 01, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book