Sidelights on Freemasonry (Craft and Royal Arch) by Bro. The Rev. John T. Lawrence
Sidelights on Freemasonry (Craft and Royal Arch) by Bro. The Rev. John T. Lawrence, published in 1909. Sections Include: The Order f the Holy Royal Arch, Christianity and Freemasonry, The Symbol of the Cross, The Volume of the Sacred Law, Freemasonry in India, The Lodge Summons, The Lodge Banquet, Masonic Literature, Metropolitan Freemasonry, Ladies on the Level, Masonic Jewelry, Ways and means, Unattached Freemasons, etc, etc. Hardcover with gilt lettering and blind stamped crest on board. Light shelfwear to corners and ends.
That Which was Lost: A Treatise on Freemasonry and the English Mistery by William Sanderson
That Which was Lost: A Treatise on Freemasonry and the English Mistery by William Sanderson, published in 1930. Sections Include: Freemasonry as A Bulwark of Society, Politics and Morals, Kingship in Freemasonry, Moral Decadence, The Function of Religion, Religious Decadence, The Fuction of Freemasonry, etc. Hardcover with original jacket with shelfwear to jacket.
A long out of print work of occult fiction with some additional difficult to obtain tracts.
Valmondi and Others by L.W. de Laurence: Including The Dead Man’s Home and de Laurence’s Famous Methods for Experiments in Mental Telepathy and Thought Transference, Mind Reading, Psychic Phenomena and Experiments in Spirit Communication.
Limited edition of 75 regular copies in blind stamped boards and 12 copies in full decorated leather. The deluxe binding incorporates a technique used in victorian binding known as tree calf, a special technique where stains are used to create a feathered pattern on the boards, each one completely unique. Please email us directly for availability of the deluxe edition.
Bygone Beliefs Being a Series of Excursions in the Byways of Thought by H. Stanley Redgrove
Bygone Beliefs Being a Series of Excursions in the Byways of Thought by H. Stanley Redgrove, published in 1920. Sections Include: Pythagoras and His Philosophy, Medicine and Magic, Superstitions Concerning Birds, The Belief in Talismans, Ceremonial Magic in Theory and Practice, The Quest for the Philosophers Stone, etc. etc. Hardcover with original dust jacket with shelfwear to corners and ends of jacket.
Euphrates of the Waters of the East by Eugenius Philalethes
Euphrates of the Waters of the East by Eugenius Philalethes, published in 1896. Issued as part of the Collectanea Hermetica edited by W. Wynn Westcott. Hardcover with gilt lettering to cover with light shelfwear only. Terrific bookplate of medical doctor and author W.E. Carnegie Dickson.
The Doctrine of the Divine Name: An Introduction to Classical Kabbalistic Theory by Stephen Wald
The Doctrine of the Divine Name: An Introduction to Classical Kabbalistic Theory by Stephen Wald, published in 1988 as part of the Introduction to Classical Kabbalistic Theology Brown Judaic Studies No. 149. Sections Include: The Historical Context of the Zohar, Maimonides and the Divine Attributes, The Circle of the Zohar and Maimonidean Metaphysics, The Elements of the Divine Name, The Concept of the Divine Name, The Secrets of the Letters, etc. etc. Hardcover with only the lightest shelf wear to corners and ends.
Our Ancient Brethren The Originators of Freemasonry by the Rev. F. De P. Castells
Our Ancient Brethren The Originators of Freemasonry by the Rev. F. De P. Castells, published in 1932. Sections Include: Our Ancient Ancestors-Our Holy Ancestors, Who Were the Kabbalists, What is the Meaning of C.R.C., The Cross of the Rosicrucians, Looking Back the Rosicrucians Were Kabbalists, Looking Forward the Rosicrucians Were Freemasons, The Rosy Cross in England, Fama Fraternitatis, Confession Franternitatis, The Secret Vault of the Rosy Cross, The Rosy Cross A Cryptic Order, etc. etc. Hardcover with gilt lettering and very light shelfwear to corners and ends.
The History of Magic by Joseph Ennemoser
TWO VOLUME SET. The History of Magic including the most authenticated stories of Apparitions, Dreams, Second Sight, Somnambulism, Divination, Witchcraft, Vampires, Fairies, Table Turning, and Spirit Rapping by Ennemoser, published in 1970. This is the English edition of a very old work that originally appeared in Germany at the turn of the last century. The volumes are quite heavy-Vol. 1 is 471 and Vol 2 is 518 pages in length. Bound hardback and have the original pictorial jacket with shelf wear to corners and ends of jacket. A nice reference work on early authenticated sources of occult lore.
Historical Analysis of the Holy Royal Arch Ritual by The Rev. R. De P. Castells
Historical Analysis of the Holy Royal Arch Ritual by The Rev. R. De P. Castells, published in 1929. Sections Include: The Royal Arch Degree, The Opening of the Chamber, The Reception in the Chamber, The Veils, The Ob, The Protagonists in our Story, the Central Mythos, The Investiture, The Historical Lecture, The Symbolic Lecture, The Mystical Lecture, The Royal Arch Sign, The Closing of the Chapter, etc. etc. Hardcover with gilt letting on spine and cover, only the very lightest shelfwear.
The Old Constitutions of Freemasonry by J. Roberts
The Old Constitutions of Freemasonry Being a Reprint of the Earliest Printed Edition Now in the Library of the Grand Lodge of Iowa which was published by J. Roberts in 1722 together with a forward by Joseph Fort Newton, published in 1917. Limited edition of a thousand copies this being number 699. Hardcover with shelf wear to corners and ends.
The Masculine Cross and Ancient Sex Worship by Sha Rocco
The Masculine Cross and Ancient Sex Worship by Sha Rocco, published in 1874. Written under a pseudoname and actually authored by the Rosicrucian Hargrave Jennings. Sections Include: Origin of the Cross, Triad, Marks and Signs of the Triad, Yoni, Communion, Tortoise Earth Mother, Phallus, etc. etc. Hardcover with gilt decorated image on cover. Light shelfwear to corners and ends.
Icons and Power: The Mother of God in Byzantium by Bissera V. Pentchenva
Icons and Power: The Mother of God in Byzantium by Bissera V. Pentchenva, published in 2006. Illustrated. Sections Include: Origins of the Civic Cult, The Avar Siege: Memory and Change, In the Context of War, The Hodegetria Icon and Its Tuesday Procession, The Blachernai Responds: The Icon of the Unusual Miracle, Synthesis: Imperial Memorial Rites at the Pantokrator, etc. etc. Hardcover with jacket, near fine.