The Philosophy of Fire: Arcanum of the Spiritual Light by Rev. R. Swinburne Clymer
The Philosophy of Fire: Arcanum of the Spiritual Light by Rev. R. Swinburne Clymer, published in 1964. Issued by one of the earliest Rosicrucian secret societies in the United States. “The Philosophy of Fire-The Light-is the Foundation of the Secret Doctrine and the Ancient Mysteries.” Sections Include: The Light of the Templars, The Spiritual Light, The Philosophy of Fire, The Initiatory Path, The Ancient Mysteries, Atlantis, etc. etc. Hardcover with only the very lightest shelfwear.
The Divine Law The Path to Mastership by Rev. Dr. R. Swinburne Clymer
The Divine Law The Path to Mastership by Rev. Dr. R. Swinburne Clymer, published in 1949. A Full Explanation of the Laws Governing the Inner Development Necessary to Attain Philsophic Initiation or Mastership Together with a Detailed Account of the Priests of Aeth or Priesthood of Melchizedek. Hardcover with light shelfwear to corners and ends and light soiling to covers.
The Mystic Way
The Mystic Way by Raymund Andrea, published in 1938 in London. The author was associated with the AMORC Rosicrucians of H. Spencer Lewis. Sections Include: Mystical Knowledge, Mystic Meditation, The Contemplative Mind, Mystic Inspiration, The Awakening Fire, The Dark Night, Mystical Participation, Mystical Quietude, The Mystical Challenge, etc. Hardcover with original jacket. Shelfwear to jacket.
The Secret Rituals of the Golden Dawn
The Secret Rituals of the Golden Dawn by R.G. Torrens, published in 1973. A beautiful copy of this work on the rituals, practices and symbols of some of the most guarded secret degree’s of the Golden Dawn system. Sections Include: The History of the Golden Dawn, The Holy Qabalah, The Ten Sephiroth, The Grade of Neophyte, The Zelator Ritual, Theoreticus Ritual, Members and Their Mottoes, etc. etc. Hardback with original pictoral jacket with some chipping to ends but in protective mylar.
The Rosicrucians and Magister Christoph Schlegel Hermetic Roots of America
The Rosicrucians and Magister Christoph Schlegel: Hermetic Roots of America by Manly P. Hall, published in 1986. Sections Include: German Foundation, The Rosicrucian Manifestoes, Rosicrucian Landmarks in the Seventeenth Through Nineteenth Centuries, Esoteric Foundations in England, etc. etc. Bound hardcover with original pictoral jacket near fine.
EXPANDED SECOND EDITION
Reflections on the Monastery of the Seven Rays
By Tau Palamas
The two worlds of Voudon and Gnosis merged together within the unique expression of a religious community called the Monastery of the Seven Rays. Having a history that is as colorful and mysterious as the variety of individuals involved in this esoteric movement of the spirit, the Monastery stands apart from traditional expressions of monasticism in the East and in the West by existing on a physical plane, but more especially by also being a psycho-spiritual locale, accessible to all who knock upon her celestial doors. For each Postulant of this Monastery there is a particular work to do, a particular Gnostic space to dwell within, and a particular sacred injunction to fulfill for the betterment of the globe. SYZYGY by Tau Palamas is one such legacy. It is simply the reflections of one student of this delightful and challenging superstructure of mind.
–The Monastery of the Seven Rays.
“This true Labor of Love offers one of the best introductions to our School and Work that we’ve read. From the curious seeker to the seasoned Pilgrim on the Path, there is guidance and illumination in this volume which will speak time and again to the deepest levels of spiritual longing…With gratitude to Tau Palamas, we whole heartedly recommend SYZYGY as one of the best books of the year!”
–Kyle Fite, SGM, Ordo Templi Orientis Antiqua & La Couleuvre Noire
“A wonderful exposition and elaboration of the Monastery of Seven Rays material through the eyes of a true modern-day Christian mystic! I highly recommend it to anyone studying the work of Michael Bertiaux, but the Opus stands alone in that you could create a system of Work from this book alone! For those interested in Martinism and Ecclesiastical Gnosticism this book is also of great value, and certainly compliments the work of L’Ordre Martinesiste de Chenu (it is on the reading list)! Highly recommended!”
–Kevin Davis, Sov. Insp. V°, Ordre Martinesiste de Chenu