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  • Handbook of Freemasonry Edited by Henrik Bogdan and Jan A.M. Snoek

    Handbook of Freemasonry Edited by Henrik Bogdan and Jan A.M. Snoek, published in 2014. Sections include: The History of Freemasonry, The Old Charges, The Origins of Freemasonry: Scotland, The Origins of Freemasonry: England, Freemasonry and Templarism, Freemasonry and the Enlightenment, Masonic Historiography, Freemasonry and the Catholic Church, etc. etc. etc. Hardcover with only the very lightest shelfwear.

  • The Key of Solomon the King (Clavicula Salomonis) translated by S. Liddell MacGregor Mathers

    The Key of Solomon the King (Clavicula Salomonis) Translated and Edited from Manuscripts in the British Museum by S. Liddell MacGregor Mathers with a Foreword by R. A. Gilbert, published in 2000. Hardcover with original jacket with light shelfwear and very light soiling to jacket.

  • Purgatory and Paradise

    DANTE’s Purgatory and Paradise 

    Translated by H. Cary and Illustrated by Gustave Dore

    Undated circa late 1880’s

    Bound hardback in decorative embossed boards. Light shelfwear to corner and ends and a little soiling to a few pages. Would recommend careful handling due to the size and age of this scarce tome.

  • Richardson’s Monitor of Free-Masonry Being a Practical Guide to The Ceremonies in All the Degrees Conferred in Masonic Lodges, Chapters, Encampments, etc. Explaining the Signs, Tokens and Grips, and Giving All the Words, Pass Words, Sacred Words, Oaths, and Hieroglyphs Used by Masons

    Richardson’s Monitor of Free-Masonry Being a Practical Guide to The Ceremonies in All the Degrees Conferred in Masonic Lodges, Chapters, Encampments, etc. Explaining the Signs, Tokens and Grips, and Giving All the Words, Pass Words, Sacred Words, Oaths, and Hieroglyphs Used by Masons, published in 1959. An early expose of freemasonry illustrated with drawings of grips, ceremonies, symbols, etc. Bound hardcover with light shelfwear.

  • The Triple Tau: An Outline of the History of the Supreme Grand Royal Arch Chapter of Scotland by George S. Draffen

    The Triple Tau: An Outline of the History of the Supreme Grand Royal Arch Chapter of Scotland by George S. Draffen, published in 1955. A rather obscure booklet, limited edition. Bound in booklet format in Mellotex paper with light foxing.

  • God Speaks: The Theme of Creation and It’s Purpose by Meher Baba

    God Speaks: The Theme of Creation and It’s Purpose by Meher Baba, published in 1975. Includes an envelope with a large fold out chart. Hardcover with original dust jacket with light shelfwear. Previous owners name on endsheet.

  • Costume of Prelates of the Catholic Church According to Roman Etiquette by John Abel Nainfa

    Costume of Prelates of the Catholic Church According to Roman Etiquette by John Abel Nainfa, published in 1926. Sections Include: Materials, Colors, Cassock or Soutane, Simar, Roman Collar, Cincture, Cloak, Rochet, Mozzetta, Mantelletta, Cappa Magna, Hats, Biretta, Calotte or Skull-Cap, Stockings, Shoes, Gloves, Some Other Articles Pertaining to the Prelatial Dignity, Pectoral Cross, Ring, etc. etc. Hardcover with light shelfwear.

  • The Facts Stated. Hon. Thurlow Weed on the Morgan Abduction

    The Facts Stated. Hon. Thurlow Weed on the Morgan Abduction. A Docutment for the People, published in 1882. An obscure 13 page booklet issued by the National Christian Association. Softcover, paper covers have shelfwear and light soiling with shelfwear and chipping. Would recommend careful handling due to the rarity of the item.

  • Masonic Ritual Described, Compared and Explained by W. Bro. J. Walter Hobbs

    Masonic Ritual Described, Compared and Explained by W. Bro. J. Walter Hobbs, published in 1923. Sections Include: Object and Function of Ritual in Masonry, Growth and Development of Ritual, Authority of Workings Now Current, Anomalies and Peculiarities Explained, Masonic Instruction in General, Lodges and Methods of Instruction, Consideration of the Question of An Authorized Uniform Ritual, etc. etc. Hardcover with light shelfwear only.

  • Sir Isaac Newton’s Two Treatises of the Quadrature of Curves and Analysis by Equations of an Infinite Number of Terms by John Stewart

    Sir Isaac Newton’s Two Treatises of the Quadrature of Curves and Analysis by Equations of an Infinite Number of Terms by John Stewart, published in 1745. Containing the treatises themselves, translated into English with a large commentary, etc. Bound hardback in beauiful marbled paper and quarter leather calf spine. Shelfwear and light cracking to spine but binding is tight and strong. A very early and rare mathematical treatise.

  • Knight Templars Tactics and Drill for the Use of Commanderies and the Burial Service of the Orders of Masonic Knighthood prepared by Sir Orrin Welch

    Knight Templars Tactics and Drill for the Use of Commanderies and the Burial Service of the Orders of Masonic Knighthood prepared by Sir Orrin Welch, published in 1876. Bound hardcover with decorative embossed boards. Shelfwear to corners and ends.

  • An Examination of the Masonic Ritual by Maj. Meredith Sanderson

    An Examination of the Masonic Ritual by Maj. Meredith Sanderson, published in 1923. Sections Include: A Note on Masonic Origins, Preparation, The Ceremony of Initiation, The Lecture, Opening the Lodge on the First Degree, Second Degree The Fellow Craftsman, Third Degree The Master Mason, The Second Tracing Board, etc. etc. etc. From the private library of historian and author C.A. Cuthbert Keeson with his bookplate. Extremely uncommon. Hardcover with very light shelfwear only.

  • Readings XXXII by Albert Pike

    Readings XXXII by Albert Pike. Authored and published Anonymously undated circa 1880. Sections Include: The Words Kadosh and Hierodom, The Templar Dogma, The De Iside Et Osiride of Plutarch, Of Ineffable Words, Pythagoras His Life and Doctrine, Hermes, The Royal Secret, The Symbolic Camp, etc. Hardcover in black with bright gilt lettering on cover. Light shelfwear to corners and ends.

  • A Practical Guide to Qabalistic Symbolism: Complete in One Volume by Gareth Knight

    A Practical Guide to Qabalistic Symbolism: Complete in One Volume by Gareth Knight, published in 1965. Sections Include: The Uses of the Qabalah, A Yoga for the West, An Outline of the Tree of Life, The Sephirothic Attributions, The Unmaifest and the Veils of Negative Existence, Kether, Binah, Daath, Chesed, The Qliphoth, The Esoteric Grades, etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket with light shelfwear only.

  • Antiquity of the Holy Royal Arch: The Supreme Degree in Freemasonry by F. De P. Castells

    Antiquity of the Holy Royal Arch: The Supreme Degree in Freemasonry by F. De P. Castells, published in 1927. Sections Include: The Elements of the Royal Arch, A Question of Men and Dates, Speculative Freemasonry, Kabbalism, Our Connection with the Kabbalists, The Hebraic Element, The Geometry of the Royal Arch, The Astronomy of the Royal Arch, The Antiquity of the Royal Arch, The Mystery of Aleph, Beth, Lamed, the Mystery of the J.B.O., The Internal Evidence, Degeneracy, R.A. Mysticism, etc. etc. Ownership stamp of Orval Graves on title page and top of chapter one. Hardcover with light shelfwear to corners and ends.

  • The Gist of Swedenborg

    The Gist of Swedenborg Compiled by Julian Smyth. A fascinating outline of the occult mystical teachings of the scientist Swedenborg, a mystic who visited both heaven and hell and had visions of angels and demons. Bound hardback with light shelfwear only.