Flowers and Folk-Lore from Far Korea by Florence Hendleston-Crane
Flowers and Folk-Lore from Far Korea by Florence Hendleston-Crane, published in 1969. Limited edition, number 407 of 1000 printed. Issued by The Garden Club of Seoul. Oversized hardcover near fine, illustrated with tipped in plates.
Dionysus: Myth and Cult by Walter F. Otto
Dionysus: Myth and Cult by Walter F. Otto, published in 1965. Sections Include: The Birthplace of the Cult of Dionysus, The Son of Zeus and Semele, The Myths of His Epiphany, The God Who Comes, The Symbol of the Mask, Pandemonium and Silence, The World Bewitched, The Somber Madness, The Mad God, The Vine, Dionysus Revealed in Vegetative Nature, Dionysus and the Element of Moisture, Dionysus and the Women, Ariadne, etc. Hardcover with original jacket with light shelfwear.
The Divine Pymander of Hermes Trismegistus Translated from the Original Arabic by Dr. J. Everard
The Divine Pymander of Hermes Trismegistus Translated from the Original Arabic by Dr. J. Everard, published in 1953. Issued by the SRIA Rosicrucians. Sections Include: Poemander, The Holy Sermon, The Key, That the Greatist Evil in Man is the Not Knowing of God, To Be Truly Wise, The Mind to Hermes, etc. etc. Hardcover with light shelfwear with prior owners inscription inside cover.
The Buddhist Catechism by Henry S. Olcott
The Buddhist Catechism by Henry S. Olcott president-founder of the Theosphical Society, published in 1915. Sections Include: The Life of the Buddha, The Dharma or Doctrine, The Sangha, The Rise and Spread of Buddhism, Buddhism and Science, etc. etc. Hardcover with shelfwear to corners and ends.
Initiation Into Hermetics: A Practice of Magic by Franz Bardon
Initiation Into Hermetics A Practice of Magic by Franz Bardon, published in 1987. Sections Include: Initiation, Practice, Magic Psychic Training, Magic Physical Training, Messages Through the Air, The Magic Clairvoyance, Communication with Godheads, The Practice of Clairvoyance with Magic Mirrors, Working in the Akasha, etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket with only the lightest shelfwear. A beautiful copy.
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.
Nature’s Mysteries and How Theosophy Illuminates Them
Nature’s Mysteries and How Theosophy Illuminates Them by A. P. Sinnett, pubished in 1918. Sections Include: Atlantis, Astronomy Ancient and Modern, Fortelling the Future, Behind the Scenes of Nature, The Sensitive and the O.P., Photographing the Unseen, etc. etc. Softcover with a stapled binding. Shelfwear to corners and ends with some rusting to staples. Would recommend careful handling due to the age of the item.
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.
Self-Unfoldment by Disciplines in Realization by Manly P. Hall Releasing and Developing the Inward Perceptions
Self-Unfoldment by Disciplines in Realization by Manly P. Hall Releasing and Developing the Inward Perceptions, published in 1977. Practical Instruction in the Philosophy of Disciplined Thinking and Feeling. An early work my Manly P. Hall Illustrated and contains exercises. Sections on Karmic Culimation, Diet and Exercise, Black Magic, Mandala Magic, Spiritual Alchemy, Suspension of the Objective Mind. Hardcover with original jacket 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.
The Ancient Secret: In Search of the Holy Grail
The Ancient Secret: In Search of the Holy Grail by Flavia Anderson, published in 1953. Sections Include: A Summary of the Legend of the Holy Grail, The Cauldron of Inspiration and Wisdom, Odin’s Sword and the Brand Excalibur, The Tree, The Apple, and the Serpent, Descent into Hades, The Hidden Treasure of the Rich Fisher King, The White Stone, etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket with light shelfwear to corners and ends. $45.00