Current Inventory

  • 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.

  • In the Sanctuary Sequel to On the Hights of Himalay by A. Van Der Naillen

    In the Sanctuary Sequel to On the Hights of Himalay by A. Van Der Naillen, published in 1895. An oscure and unusual occult novel dealing with Theosophical secret masters and a lost advanced civilization. Hardcover with decorated boards. Inner pastdowns contain stamps and card slot showing this book was once part of a library of a small sect.

  • 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.

  • Reminiscences of H.P. Blavatsky and The Secret Doctrine by The Countess Constance Wachtmeister

    Reminiscences of H.P. Blavatsky and The Secret Doctrine by The Countess Constance Wachtmeister, F.T.S. and Others Edited by A Fellow of the Theosophical Society, published in 1893. Hardcover with shelfwear and soiling. Old stamps and marks showing that this was once in the library the Sacramento California branch of the Thesophical Society.

  • 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.

  • Visions of the Spiritual World: A Brief Description of the Spiritual Life, it’s Different States of Existence, and the Destiny of Good and Evil Men as Seen in Visions by Sadhu Sundar Singh

    Visions of the Spiritual World: A Brief Description of the Spiritual Life, it’s Different States of Existence, and the Destiny of Good and Evil Men as Seen in Visions by Sadhu Sundar Singh, published in 1926. Sections Include: Life and Death, What Happens at Death, The World of Spirits, Man’s Help and Teaching-Now and After Death. Hardcover with light shelfwear only.

  • Indians of The Yosemite Valley and Vicinity Their History, Customs and Traditions by Galen Cark

    Indians of The Yosemite Valley and Vicinity Their History, Customs and Traditions by Galen Clark, published in 1904. Signed by the author on endsheet. Sections Include: Early History, Effects of the War, Customs and Characteristics, Religious Ceremonies and Beliefs, Myths and Legends, etc. etc. Hardcover with light shelfwear.

  • Sentience by George Wallace

    Sentience by George Wallace, published in 1969. “A meditation of immense refinement and characterful, scientific acumen, SENTIENCE might be acutely subtitled A Glimpse and Appreciation of the Cosmic Essence. It is this ground base behind the filters of appearance that is the very base of existence itself which Mr. Wallach philosophically gives the reader cognizance of.” Hardcover with original jacket with shelfwear to corners and ends jacket only.

  • The Lion’s Roar of Queen Srimala: A Buddhist Scripture on the Tathagatagarbha Theory by Alex and Hideko Wayman

    The Lion’s Roar of Queen Srimala: A Buddhist Scripture on the Tathagatagarbha Theory by Alex and Hideko Wayman, published in 1974. This work is the chief scriptural authority in India for the thoery that all sentient beings have the potentiality of Buddhahood. “The text treats lay Buddhism in terms of the Mahayana hero known as the bodhisattva. It presents unusual difficult problems to the translator because the original Sanskrit version no longer exists except for some citations.” A near fine copy hardcover in the original jacket with only the very lightest shelfwear.

  • The Multiple Planes of The Cosmos And Life: The Survival Theory of Ancient Sages as Proved by Modern Psychicists by Professor Solon Wang

    The Multiple Planes of The Cosmos And Life: The Survival Theory of Ancient Sages as Proved by Modern Psychicists by Professor Solon Wang, published in 1979. Sections Include: Multiple Plane Cosmos and the Sages and Philosophers Return to Reality, Absolute and Relative Cosmos, Circulation of the Two Cosmos-The Amphibian Gods, The Multiple Levels of Human Soul Body and the Return of the Sages and Philosophers with Innate Wisdom to Reality, Sakyamuni and Jesus as Representatives of the Eastern and Western Amphibian Gods, Ecstasy Reached with Teachers and Drug’s Aid, Common Peoples Transmigration in Six Ways or the Pursuit of Illusion, Spirits Coming From the Surface of the Earth, Death: Shaking Off the Fleshly Body and Return to the Six Ways, Indirect Apparition of Ghost After Death, Ghosts, Sprites and Demons, etc. etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket with light shelfwear to corners and edges of jacket.