Anacalypsis: An Attempt to Draw Aside the Veil of the Saitic or an Inquiry into the Origin of Languages, Nations and Religions’ is the result of more than twenty. be ready, and till my second volume be finished, before I make public the first, .. 1 found them on the records of facts, and on quotations from ancient authors. Volume 1. “Printed by George Smallfield, Hackney.”–t.p. verso. Plates signed: ” Day & Haghe lithrs. to the King 17, Gate St Lib. Company. Afro-.

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John Ervin rated it it was amazing Aug 05, Higgins was a follower of John Toland ; although Toland had lived in an era when “deism” and “theism” were interchangeable, Higgins wrote during the s and s, a period several generations later when deism was popular and became distinct from theism.


Selected pages Page Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Among these was his theory that a secret religious order, which he labeled “Pandeism” from Pans- or Pandu- referring to a family of Gods, appending with -ismhad continued from ancient times to the present day, stretching at least from Greece to India, and possibly having once covered the entire world. Joshua Laferriere rated it liked it Jul 10, Chris rated it it was amazing Dec 28, James Soutar rated it it was amazing May 17, Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book without typos from the publisher.

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In fact, the title of the work speaks precisely about this unveiling from the Egyptian goddess Isis. Higgins shows a dedication to the philosophic, alchemic, scientific and even religious sides of the mystical arts and sects, with profound insight into everything from Atlantis to Zion.

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When these pagans arrived from Tartary they found the countries which they over-ran chiefly occupied by two races of men–the Christians and the Mohamedans. He is now known best for his writings concerning ancient myths, especially his book Anacalypsis, published posthumously, in which he asserts a commonality among various religious myths, which he traces back to the supposed lost religion of Atlantis.

Julie Golume rated it really liked it Nov 08, Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. The term related by Higgins refers to a secret sect of worshipers of these “Pans”, which was left in the wake of the collapse of an ancient empire that stretched from Greece the home of Medea and Perseus to India where the Buddhists and the Brahmins coexist.


Newton rated it it was amazing Dec 14, Refresh and try again. An Attempt to Draw Aside the Veil of vllume Saitic or an Inquiry into the Origin of Languages, Nations and Religions’ is the result of more than twenty years of research by Godfrey Higgins and is an effort by the author to uncover ‘a most ancient and universal religion from which all later creeds and doctrines sprang.

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Francis Bacon rated it liked it Sep 06, His theory is that this lost doctrine has been corrupted, by ignorance of allegory or by intentional purposes, from ancient times up and vollume Higgins’ own time. Wherefore, by two letters, he signified Jesus; and by the third, his cross.

The work is the product of more than twenty years of research during which Higgins tried to uncover “a most ancient and universal religion from which all later creeds and doctrines sprang. Persons who have read my Apology Other editions – View all Anacalypsis: Please try again later.