Occult Science in India And Among the Ancients: With an Account of Their Mystic Initiations and The History of Spiritism by L. Jacolloit
Occult Science in India And Among the Ancients: With an Account of Their Mystic Initiations and The History of Spiritism by L. Jacolloit, published in 1919. The author, an ancient sanskrit scholar, believed that the roots of western occultism could be found in ancient India. He discusses ceremonial magic invocation, links to the Kabbalah, and extensive references to Freemasonic style secret initiations. Also various first hand accounts of entity apparitions and spirit communications and manifestations are discussed and studied. Also the priest of brahmin magic occult powers, etc. etc. The authored claimed that powerful occult Vril energy was seen by him firsthand among the Jains in Mysore and Gujarat. The author also claimed and ancient and powerful civilization had been in the pacific, similar to the Atlantis myth. Bound hardback with shelf wear to corners and ends with decorative embossing to cover light shelfwear only. Old newspaper clipped adhered to inner rear board
The Causal Essence Personified: A Short Study of Primitive Language by Aleta B. Baker
The Causal Essence Personified: A Short Study of Primitive Language by Aleta B. Baker, published in 1928. Sections Include: Symbolic Forms, Words of Power, Etc. The author was the leader of a curious sect known as the The Order of the Portal, a Boston-based Rosicrucian organization that “emphasized belief in the bisexuality of God and the equality of woman” Extremely rare.
My Physician, Mind. Metaphysics in a Nutshell a Concise Treatise on Mental and Spiritual Dynamics by J.B. Crocker
My Physician, Mind. Metaphysics in a Nutshell a Concise Treatise on Mental and Spiritual Dynamics Their Application as a Therapeutic Agent, in the Cure of All Disease, whether in Acute of Chronic Form by J.B. Crocker, published in 1886. Sections Include: Mental and Spiritual Dynamics, Body and Environment, Mind and Body, Mental and Spiritual Dynamics in Their Relation to Sexology, Parentage and Population, Intellect, Intuition and Emotion, Therapeutical, Ethical, etc. etc. Hardcover with shelfwear to corners and ends. Inner pastedown contains the signature and stamp of a Dr. Soulé who ran a sort of sanitarium in the 1920 in Oregon. There is a pen comment on a margin of a single page as can be seen in the pictures.
Magicians, Seers and Mystics Translated from the French of Maurice Magre
Magicians, Seers and Mystics Translated from the French of Maurice Magre by Reginald Merton, published in 1932. First US edition. Sections Include: Apollonius of Tyana, The Unknown Master of the Albigenses, Christian Rosenkreutz and the Rosicrucians, The Mystery of the Templars, The Initiates in Action, Nicholas Flamel and the Philosophers Stone, The Secret Doctrine, etc. etc. Hardcover with the rare pectoral jacket depicting a pentagram with missing section on lower spine. Some wrinkling or bumping to the bottom of the book as can be seen in pictures.
The History of the Crusades for the Recovery and Possession of the Holy Land by Charles Mills
The History of the Crusades for the Recovery and Possession of the Holy Land by Charles Mills, published in 1828. Both volumes in quarter scarlet red morocco leather and marbled paper. Occasional light foxing. Shelfwear to corners and ends. Fold out map in good condition.
The Rose Cross and the Age of Reason: Eighteenth Century Rosicrucianism in Central Europe and It’s Relationship to the Enlightenment by Christopher McIntosh
The Rose Cross and the Age of Reason: Eighteenth Century Rosicrucianism in Central Europe and It’s Relationship to the Enlightenment by Christopher McIntosh, published in 1992 by E.J. Brill. Sections Include: The Enlightenment, the Aufklarung and Their Opponents, Rosicrucianism from It’s Origins to the Early 18th Century, the Masonic Phase, The World of the Initiate, The Alchemy of the Gold- und Rosenkreuz, A Rosicrucian on the Prussian Throne, Rosicrucianism in Poland and Russia, The Asiatic Brethren, etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket, near fine.
The Smiling Spleen: Paracelsianism in Storm and Stress by Walter Pagel
The Smiling Spleen: Paracelsianism in Storm and Stress by Walter Pagel, published in 1984. Sections Include: Naturalism and Science A Cosmosophic Hybrid, Paracelsus His Life, Joan Baptista van Helmont, Fabius Violet a Forgotten Paracelsian, Alexander a Suchten, Petrus Severinus, Images and Language of Nature, Monoculus Mysticus, The Numen-Gods Nod of Will and Command in Medicine, In Praise of Women The Parcelso-Helmontian Decus Virginum, etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket with light shelfwear to corners and ends of jacket.
The Invisible College: A Study of the Three Original Rosicrucian Texts by Stanley W. Beeler
The Invisible College: A Study of the Three Original Rosicrucian Texts by Stanley W. Beeler, published in 1991. Sections Include: Theory, Continuations of the Rosicrucian Tradition, Der Eselkonig, Zanoni a Rosicrucian Tale, Le Comte De Gabalis, Rosicrucians and Illuminati, Robert Anton Wilson, etc. etc. Hardcover with gilt lettering, near fine.
The Way of the Animal Powers Vol. 1 A Historical Atlas of World Mythology by Joseph Campbell
The Way of the Animal Powers Vol. 1 A Historical Atlas of World Mythology by Joseph Campbell, published in 1983. Signed by author on title page. Large folio hardcover with original 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.
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.
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.
Kabbala Denudada or The Kabbalah Unveiled by S.L. MacGregor Mathers
Kabbala Denudada or The Kabbalah Unveiled by S.L. MacGregor Mathers, published in 1926. Containing the Following Books of the Zohar: The Book of Concealed Mystery, The Greater Holy Assembly, The Lesser Holy Assembly, etc. etc. Hardcover in black with gilt lettering on spine and only the very lightest shelfwear to corners and ends.