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.
Fortune Telling by Cards by P.R.S. Foli
Fortune Telling by Cards by P.R.S. Foli, circa 1915. Sections Include: How We Got our Pack of Cards, What the Individual Cards Signify, The Selected Pack of Thirty Two Cards, etc. etc. Illustrated. A classic work on divination. Hardcover with decorated cover showing a wizard holding a card high in the air. Original owners name in fountain pen on title page. Light shelfwear, some browning to pages.
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.
Instrumentum VOL. XI, NO. I by Michael Bertiaux and Others
Instrumentum VOL. XI, NO. I Spring Equinox 2005. Table of Contents: Editorial, Letter from S.G.M.A., The collection of Pacquests in the Empowerment of Ambaktu by Michael Bertiaux, Outlines of the Four Degrees of Initiation for Michael P. Betriaux and Hector-Francois Jean-Maine, The Uranus Rite by Michael Bertiaux, Official Documents, Zothyrian Mass by Fr. Alha, On the Gnostic Baptism by Tau Melchizedek, Vampyrism from the Neo-Aeonic Perspective by Jozef Karika, The Nomen Lucis and the Solstice of Soul by Frater Ophion, First Occult Self-Examination by Fr. Legbha Helel I°, Occult Filogenesis of Initiation I: Inner Anatomy as the Gnostic Builground by Fr. Svarabala, Le Pont de Feu: Tarot Vudu by Tau Zothyrius, Nulsis Zobop Autobiography by Fr. AAAAT, Goralot for the Secular Year 2005 by Fr. Kulevo, My experiment in Lave.tete initiation by Fra. ALPh LVX., First Occult Self-Examination (1) by Fr. EDL, Impression on Gnostic Baptism by Fr. Svarabala, Sabbatick Familiar: Sabbatick Retirement and Empowerment by Fra. Leaping Laughter, Reprint from Instrumentum Vol.I No.3.: Time, Space and Gnosis by Fr. Anon, Art Pages, Internet Presence. Bound in stiff paper covers. Light shelfwear to corners and ends.
The Indian and Christian Miracles of Walking on the Water by William N. Brown
The Indian and Christian Miracles of Walking on the Water by William N. Brown, published in 1928. Sections Include: Walking on the Water in Indian Literature, Psychic Powers of Levitation, The Story of Yasa and Its Mutations, Walking on the Water in Non Christian Literature of Western Asia and Europe, The Indian Source of the Christian Legends, Walking on Water in the Christian Gospels, etc. etc. Hardcover with light shelfwear.
Stories of Bahaullah Compiled by Ali-Akbar Furutan
Stories of Bahaullah Compiled by Ali-Akbar Furutan, published in 1986. Sections Include: Childhood and Early Life, 1817-1843, Experiences as a Babi and Exile from Iran 1844-1853, Residence in Baghdad and Sulaymaniyyih 1853-1863, The Journey to Constantinople May-August 1863, Constantinope and Adrianople 1863-1868, Akka and Bakji 1868-1892, Glossary and Index. Hardcover with original jacket with light shelfwear only. Prior owners name inside cover, else free from any marks.
Notes of Travel in Egypt and Nubia by J. L. Stephens
Notes of Travel in Egypt and Nubia by J.L. Stephens with an Account of the Suez Cancal, Numerous Illustrations and a Map, published in 1879. Sections Include: Arrival in Alexandria, The Catacombs, Journey Up the Nile, Temple of Denderah, The Curse of Pharaoh, The Arabs and the Pasha, Voyaging on the Nile, etc. etc. Hardcover with decorative stamped boards with shelfwear to corners and ends.