Tobias Hess

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Tobias Hess (31 January 1568 – 24 November 1614 [1] ) was a German lawyer based in Tübingen. He practised as a Paracelsian physician.

Hess was influenced by Simon Studion. He has been identified, alongside Christoph Besold and Johannes Valentinus Andreae, as one of the authors of the Rosicrucian manifestos. [2]

In 1597, he corresponded with Simon Studion and agreed with him that the Papacy must fall in 1604.

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  1. Gilly, Carlos. Rosenkreuz als europäisches Phänomen im 17. Jahrhundert. 2002, Amsterdam. p. 44. ISBN   90-71608-11-5
  2. Simon Studion Archived 29 April 2009 at the Wayback Machine by the Rosicrucian Library, accessed 16 December 2011

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