Ancient Civilization

  • The Light of Egypt or The Science of the Soul and the Stars In Two Volumes

    An unusual work issued by one of the founder of an occult secret society known as the Hermetic Brotherhood of Luxor.

    The Light of Egypt: The Science of the Stars and Soul by T. Burgoyne, published in 1969. This is a two volume set covering the magical teachings of a secret society that practiced occultism that was ancient Egypt hermetic based. Really great illustrated diagrams including one depicting the elemental entities. Bound hardback with decorative embossing. Light shelfwear to corners and ends.

  • Christianity and American Freemasonry

    Christianity and American Freemasonry by William Whalen, published in 1958. Sections Include: Origin of Masonry, Masonic Initiation, Scottish and York Rites, The Masonic Oaths, Other Forbidden Secret Societies, etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket with light shelfwear.

  • The Baital Pachchisi

    The Baital Pachchisi or the Twenty Five Tales of a Sprite Translated from the Hindi Text of Dr. Duncan Forbes by John Platts, published in 1871. An unusual collection of ancient Hindu legends originally written in Sanskrit. Hardcover with bright gilt lettering on spine, light shelfwear only and occasional foxing to text.

  • Etruscan Magic and Occult Remedies

    By Charles Leland

    Published in 1963

    Sections Include:

    • Gods and Goblins
    • Walnut Witches
    • Hail and Cloud Men
    • Of Sorcery in Ancient Art
    • Incantations
    • Divination
    • Medicine
    • Amulets
  • The Life of the Greeks and Romans

    Described from Antique Monuments by W. Koner

    Undated circa 1880.

    Illustrated with over 500 woodcuts. A fascinating in depth study of the ancient temples and sacred architecture of the Greeks and Romans.

    Bound hardcover with decorative embossing and light shelfwear to corners and ends.

  • Reincarnation the Cycle of Necessity

    By Manly P. Hall

    Published in 1939

    First edition. Sections Include: Reincarnation in Ancient India, The Reborn Lamas of Tibet, Soulmates, Shanti Devi, etc. etc.

    Bound hardcover with light shelfwear only.

  • The Development of Japan

    By Kenneth Latrourette

    Published in 1931

    Sections Include: The Geographic Setting of Japan, From the Earliest Times to the Introduction of Buddhism, From the Introduction of Buddhism to the Organization of the Shogunate, From the Accession of Iysyasu to the Coming of Perry, The Boxer Uprising, War with Russia, etc. etc.

    Bound hardcover with light shelfwear only.

  • The Cult of the Seer in the Ancient Middle East

    By Violet MacDermot

    Published in 1971

    Sections Include: The Faculty of Vision, The Decline of Oracles, Withdrawal from the Environment of the Senses, The Ascetic Way of Life, Self Isolation, Prolonged Solitude, Self Enclosure, Self Mortification, Self Infliction of Pain, Devices for Preventing Rest, Food Deprivation, Heavenly Food, Sleep Deprivation, Nights of Vigil, etc. etc.

    Bound hardcover with original jacket with light shelf wear.