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.
The Gnosis of the Light A Translation of the Untitled Apocalypse contained in the Codex Brucianus with Instruction and Notes
The Gnosis of the Light A Translation of the Untitled Apocalypse contained in the Codex Brucianus with Introduction and Notes by F. Lamplugh, published in 1918. A work on ancient Egyptian Hermeticism with fronts engraving of an Egyptian Ankh. Scarce. Hardback in red with light shelf wear. A single old drop of ink stain on cover and previous owners bookplates inside cover, else good.
The Phoenix An Illustrated Review of Occultism and Philosophy
The Phoenix an Illustrated Review of Occultism and Philosophy by Manly P. Hall, published in 1932. A massive tall work with stunning full page plates. Sections on Albert Pike the Plato of Freemasonry, Cagliostro and the Egyptian Rite of Freemasonry, The Tenth Avatar, Appolonius the Antichrist, The Wheel of Pythagoras, Cagliostro and the Egyptian Rite of Freemasonry, The Sorcery of Asia, etc, etc. Frontis photograph of Manly P. Hall. Hardback with shelfwear to corners and ends.
Music: It’s Secret Influence Throughout The Ages
Music: It’s Secret Influence Throughout the Ages by Cyril Scott, published in 1951. Sections Include: The Esoteric Source of this Book, The Effects of Sound and Music, The Effects of Wagner’s Music, Richard Strauss and Individualism, Musicians and the Higher Powers, The Occult Constitution of Man, Cesar Frank The Bridge Between The Humans and The Devas, The Hyper-Discordants and Their Effects, The Beginnings of Music and Religion, The Music and Character of the Ancient Egyptians, Some Occult Prognostications, Etc. etc. etc. Hardcover with original jacket with shelfwear to corners and ends of jacket. Inner stamps showing the book had at one time been part of a research library of an AMORC Rosicrucian lodge.
Absolute Key to Occult Science The Tarot of the Bohemians The Most Ancient Book in the World for the Exclusive Use of Initiates
Absolute Key to Occult Science The Tarot of the Bohemians The Most Ancient Book in the World for the Exclusive Use of Initiates by Papus, published in 1958. Revised edition with a preface by A.E. Waite. Illustrated. Hardcover with original dust jacket with light shelfwear to corners and ends. Previous owners pen notation on one page.
Mysterium Magnum or An Exposition of The First Book of Moses called Genesis
Mysterium Magnum or An Exposition of the First Book of Moses Called Genesis by Jacob Boehme, published in 1965. TWO VOLUME SET. Sections inlcude: Of Jacob’s Ladder, Cause of the Curse of the Earth, Of the Adamical Tree, How The Human Tree Spread Forth, The Antichristian Babylonical Whore, Of the Creation of Angels and of Their Dominion, etc. etc. Hardcover with only the lightest shelfwear.
The Philosopher’s Stone A Modern Comparative Approach to Alchemy from the Psychological and Magical Points of View
The Philosophers Stone by Israel Regardie, published in 1970. A Modern Comparative Approach to Alchemy from the Psychological and Magical Viewpoints, Sections Include: The Golden Treatise of Hermes, The Magnetic Theory, The Six Keys of Eudoxus, The Magical View, Etc. etc. Occasional very well researched neat light pencilled notes in the margin from the prior owner which I have left in case they might be of use to the new owner of the book, but they could easily be removed. Hardcover with light shelfwear.
The Mysterious Kundalini
The Mysterious Kundalini by Vasant Rele, published in 1927. A curious work subtitled: The Physical Basis of the Kundali (Hatha) Yoga according to the present knowledge of Western anatomy and physiology. With a forward by Sir John Woodroffe who also wrote on the subject under the name Arthur Avalon. Hardcover with light shelfwear.
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.
1912 The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam Translated into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald with Illustrations Photographed from Life Studies by Adelaide Hanscom and Blanche Cumming, published in 1912. Unusual illustrations. Hardcover with shelfwear to corners and ends.
The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, published in 1914. Poems attributed to the famous Persian Poet and Astronomer. An unusual edition illustrated with stunning color plates. Hardcover with illustrated paper inlay to cover. Light shelfwear to corners and ends.