We are also now on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Edge-of-the-Circle-Books-Events/106285532728383 Become a Fan, post your event on the discussion page! EDGE OF THE CIRCLE BOOKS IS PROUD TO PRESENT: Click to enlarge photo J OCUS S EVERUS A Serious Joke – Michael Maier’s Alchemical Aviary Trade Cloth Edition. Full foil-stamped bookcloth with printed dust jacket. Alchemical Aviary folding plate. Fine typography with emblematic ornaments. Publisher: Ouroboros Press List Price: $45.00 Click to enlarge photo Jocus Severus was originally published in 1617 by Count Michael Maier and is here rendered into the English tongue from the Latin text by the remarkably able translator Darius Klein. Like his work on Giordano Bruno’s Cantus Circaeus, this is the First English Translation. In addition to the new translation, the Ouroboros Press edition of Jocus Severus distinguishes itself by employing new emblematic illustration work by Benjamin A.