Current Inventory

  • 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 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Things Japanese Being Notes on Various Subjects Connected with Japan for the Use of Travellers and Others

    Things Japanese Being Notes on Various Subjects Connected with Japan for the Use of Travellers and Others by Basil Hall Chamberlain, published in 1898. Sections on Shinto, Classes of Japanese Society, The Mikado, Shinto, etc. Hardcover with quarter leather binding with calf spine and marbled paper covered boards. Shelfwear to corners and ends. Small margin tear on preface and small tears to the creases of a large found out map of Japan at rear of book.

  • Across Thibet

    Across Thibet by Gabriel Bonvalot, published in 1892. With Illustrations from Photographs Taken by Prince Henry of Orleans. Sections Include: Abdullah The Interpreter, Arrival at Djarkent, To Tcharkalik, In the Bazaar, An Excursion to Lob Nor, A Region of Salt, Wild Camels, Among the Thibetans, Awaiting Orders from Lhassa, So and It’s Monestary, The River Ourtchou, A Hermit Lama, etc. etc. etc. Hardcover with decorative embossed boards with light shelfwear only.

  • The Unknown Philosopher The Life of Louis Claude de St. Martin and the Substance of His Transcendental Doctrine

    The Unknown Philosopher The Life of Louis Claude de St. Martin and the Substance of His Transcendental Doctrine by Arthur Edward Waite, published in 1970. Sections Include: The Life of Saint Martin, The Occult World, Sources of Martinistic Doctrine, The Nature and State of Man, Good and Evil, etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket with light shelfwear to jacket.

  • Ancient Ideals in Modern Life

    Ancient Ideals in Modern Life by Annie Besant, published in 1900. A series of lectures given by the Theosophical Society in 1900. Sections Include: The Four Ashramas, Temples, Priests, and Worship, The Caste System, Womanshood. Hardcover with light shelfwear.

  • The Way of Heaven and Other Fantasies Told In the Manner of the Chinese

    The Way of Heaven and Other Fantasies Told In the Manner of the Chinese by Manly P. Hall, published in 1946. Hardcover with original jacket. Shelfwear to jacket else good.