The Primitive Mind-Cure The Nature and Power of Faith; or, Elementary Lessons in Christian Philosophy and Transcendental Medicine by W.F. Evans
The Primitive Mind-Cure The Nature and Power of Faith; or, Elementary Lessons in Christian Philosophy and Transcendental Medicine by W.F. Evans, published in 1884. Sections Include: The Application of the Idealistic Philosophy to the Cure of Mental and Bodily Maladies, The Saving Power of the Spirit of Man, The Real and the Apparent in Thought, or the Impossible and Contradictory to Sense is True to the Spirit, On the Triune Nature of Man and the Freeing the Soul from the Body, The Universal Ether of Science and id the Aether of the Hermetic Philosophy, The Kabalistic and Messianic Method of Healing, Psychological Telegraphy, or the Transference of Thought and Idea from One Mind to Another, etc. etc. Hardcover with light shelfwear only.
The Eternal Poles by Claude Bragdon
The Eternal Poles by Claude Bragdon, published in 1931. Sections Include: The Personality and the Life Force, the Inner Identity of All Religious Teaching, Life the Activity of the Life Force, The Story of Creation as Told in the Upanishads, Initial and Daemonic Love, Celestial Love, Androgyne, I am That, Polarity, Dwellers of the Threshold, Time Bending and Space Bending, The Worship of Moloch, etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket with only the lightest shelfwear. An exceptional copy of this book.
Vadiraja’s Refutation of Sankara’s Non-Dualism Clearing the Way for Theism
Vadiraja’s Refutation of Sankara’s Non-Dualism Clearing the Way for Theism by L. Stafford Betty, published in 1978. A translatio of Vadirajas Nyayaratnavali with a commentary by the translator. Sections Include: Proof of God’s Difference from Souls from an Analysis of the Epic and Puranic Trandition, Demonstration of th Impossibility of Valid Sense Knowledge without a Subject-Object Relation, A Dilemma for Non-Dualism: Either Brahman Itself or mere Matter Suffers Karmic Debts, Refutation of Illusion, The Importance of Sense-Experience in Arriving at the Truth of Difference and the Falsity of Idenity, etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket with light shelfwear.
The Gulistan: Being the Rose Garden of Shaikh Sa’Di The First Four Babs or Gateways
The Gulistan: Being the Rose Garden of Shaikh Sa’Di The First Four Babs or Gateways Translated by Sir Edwin Arnold, published in 1899. Sections Include: The Manners of Kings, Concerning Darweeshes, The Excellency of Modernation, The Benefits of Taciturnity, etc. etc. Hardcover with beautiful decorative silver gilt decoration. Light shelfwear only.
Medical Hypnosis Magnetic Hypnotism As a Healing Power and Therapeutical Agent in the Treatment of Physical and Mental Ailments
Medical Hypnosis Magnetic Hypnotism As a Healing Power and Therapeutical Agent in the Treatment of Physical and Mental Ailments by L.W. De Laurence, published in 1925. A near fine copy of this De Laurence Title.
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.
The Masters and the Path
The Masters and the Path by C.W. Leadbeater. Sections Include: The Existence of the Masters, The Physical Bodies of the Masters, The Higher Inititations, The Chohans and the Rays, The Work of the Masters, etc. etc. Hardcover with shelfwear.
The Analogy of Religion Natural and Revealed to the Constitution and Course of Nature to Which are Added Two Brief Dissertations
The Analogy of Religion Natural and Revealed to the Constitution and Course of Nature to Which are Added Two Brief Dissertations I. Of Personal Identity II. Of the Nature of Virtue by Joseph Butler, published in 1825. A beautiful work, bound hardcover in quarter calf and marbled paper covered boards with fine gold tooling on covers and spine. Shelfwear to corners and ends and a Swedenborgian order library stamp on spine and title page. Bookplate on marbled paper endsheets shows that this once belonged in the private library of author and Swedenborg scholar John Whitehead.
Karma by Annie Besant, published in 1897. Theosophical Manual No. 4. Illustrated with a diagram. Hardcover with light shelfwear
Egypt: Painted and Described
Egypt: Painted and Described by R. Talbot Kelly, published 1912. Section: Cairo, Streets and Bazaars, The Nile, Mosques, Religion, etc. Bound hardcover in a beautiful decorative embossed boards in blue and gold. Shelfwear to corners and ends.
Transcendental Magic It’s Doctrine and Ritual
Transcendental Magic It’s Doctrine and Ritual by Eliphas Levi Translated, Annotaged adn Introduced by Arthur Edward Waite, undated but appears to be circa 1940’s. Published and printed in England. Illustrated with plates. Hardcover in cream colored boards with red lettering. Light shelfwear to corners and ends and occasional light foxing throughout. Prior owners name on title page.
The Art of Crete and Early Greece: The Prelude to Greek Art
The Art of Crete and Early Greece The Prelude to Greek Art by Friedrich Matz, published in 1962. Sections Include: Incunabula Styles of the Neolithic, Styles of the Early Bronze Age, Religion and Ritual, Statuettes, Seals, Minoan Style, etc. Beautifully illustrated and contains chronological tables and maps. Hardcover with the original jacket with shelfwear to jacket.