Start Reading

The Chemical Wedding: by Christian Rosencreutz: A Romance in Eight Days by Johann Valentin Andreae in a New Version

Ratings:
224 pages2 hours

Summary

Often described as an alchemical allegory, John Crowley instead decided this is the first science fiction novel.” After all it’s fiction; it’s about the possibilities of a science; and it’s a novel.” No matter what else it might be, it’s definitely one of the great outlandish stories in Western literature.” Illustrated throughout with weird and fascinating woodcuts by Theo Fadel.

Read on the Scribd mobile app

Download the free Scribd mobile app to read anytime, anywhere.