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THE LEGEND OF ALEISTER CROWLEY: Being a Study of the Documentary Evidence Relating to a Campaign of Personal Vilification Unparalleled in Literary History. With an introduction by Israel Regardie

By: (Crowley, Aleister). Stephensen, P. R

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Saint Paul, M N: Llewellyn Publications, 1970.: 1970.

Seller ID: 17569


Saint Paul, M N: Llewellyn Publications, 1970.. 1970.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wrappers. The binding is lightly foxed with staining to the rear wrap. The spine & extremities are somewhat darkened. xvii, [ii] & pages 9-157. There is an owner's address label together with a small sticker on the half-title, affecting 2 words of the titling. There are 2 small stains to the fore-edge with tiny stains to the front edges of the rear blanks & of a few re... View more info

THE KASIDAH OF HAJI ABDU EL-YEZDI.

By: (Jones, Wilfred). Burton, Sir Richard F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, (1924).: (1924).

Seller ID: 33683


New York: Alfred A. Knopf, (1924).. (1924).. Good. - Octavo, decorative blue & cream boards backed with navy blue cloth. The boards are bumped with the paper chipped at the corners. The spine is somewhat darkened. 135 pages plus colophon. Illustrated with 12 black-and- white plates, including a frontispiece, from wood engravings by Wilfred Jones. Good. Number 1758 of an edition limited to 2,000 numbered copies printed by Pynson Printers. Haji Abdu is purportedly th... View more info

WOMEN OF A HIGHER NATURE

By: Adair, Virginia

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Fowey, Cornwall, U.K.: Alexander Associates, 1998).: 1998).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23049


(Fowey, Cornwall, U.K.: Alexander Associates, 1998).. 1998).. Very good. INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY VIRGINIA ADAIR - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. There is a price-sticker on the rear wrapper. 239 pages. 8 pages of black-and-white illustrations. Near fine. Prepublication edition.Inscribed by the author on the title page: "To .... -- who has the gift of healing -- / With love and all good wishes / Virginia Adair".A study of women with healing,... View more info

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MY PSYCHIC ADVENTURES. By J. Malcolm Bird, associate editor, Scientific American.

By: Bird, J. Malcolm.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd., (1923).: (1923).

Seller ID: 36982


- Octavo, grayish tan cloth titled in black on the front cover & the spine. The head and tail of the spine are bumped and there is a tiny stain to the rear cover. vi, [ii], 309 & [1] pages, illustrated with a frontispiece and 3 plates, including one depicting the author with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The frontispiece is detached, but present, with a tiny tear to it's front edge and the half title is starting. A previous owner's name has been cut out from the front endpaper... View more info

LES ALCHIMISTES

By: Caron, M; and Hutin, S

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Editions du Seuil, (1959).: (1959).

Seller ID: 32266


Editions du Seuil, (1959).. (1959).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped with some light soiling & foxing and with a light glue mark to the rear wrap. 192 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. The bottom page corners are slightly bumped. There is light foxing to the bottom edge of the book. Good. A title in the series "Collections Microcosme: Le Temps Qui Court". The text is in French. View more info

ESP, SEERS & PSYCHICS

By: Christopher, Milbourne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, (1970).: (1970).

Seller ID: 7137


New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, (1970).. (1970).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in dw. Lightly rubbed & dusty; dw rubbed & chipped with short tears. x & 268 pp. B&W illustrations. Very good. Second printing. Dust jacket present. View more info

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THREE AUTOGRAPH LETTERS SIGNED BY JAMES FORLONG AT THE TIME OF PUBLICATION OF HIS MAJOR WORK "RIVERS OF LIFE".

By: Forlong, James George Roche. (1824-1904), Indian army general. Author of the major work of comparative religion "Rivers of Life."

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland: March 4 & 6 and April 13, 1883.: 1883.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 35903


- Each letter is penned in black ink and fills all 4 sides of his cream letterhead, which is folded once to form 4 sides, each 7 inches high by 4-1/2 inches wide, with Forlong's Edinburgh address printed at the top of the first side. The letters are signed "J. Forlong". Folded twice for mailing. Very good. James George Roche Forlong (1824-1904) was a Major General of the Indian Army. Trained as an engineer in Scotland and England, he joined the Indian Army in ... View more info

THE BOOK OF ANGELUS SILESIUS with observations by the ancient Zen Masters

By: Franck, Frederick

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1976.: 1976.

Seller ID: 22560


New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1976.. 1976.. Very good. - Quarto, gray paper covered boards backed with light tan cloth & titled in gilt on the spine with a vignette stamped in gilt on the front board, in a dust wrapper. The boards are somewhat warped & the cloth is lightly soiled. The dust jacket is lightly soiled with some short tears to the top & bottom edges. [x], 145 & [2] pages plus colophon. Illustrated throughout with drawings in light tan & gray by Frederick Franck. ... View more info

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SCIENTIFIC RHYTHMIC SOLAR PLEXUS BREATHING: The Elixir of Youth-Vitality-Health-Happiness.

By: Holmes, Phoebe Marie.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Huntington Beach, CA: Mimeographed by Charles R. Furr, circa [1930s].: [1930s].

Seller ID: 35757


- Quarto [10-3/4 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide] tan wrappers backed with brown cloth tape with the author's Radiant Health logo on the front cover. There is a tiny stain to the front cover & the edges of the cover are slightly darkened. 25 pages mimeographed on one side only. Very good. Marie Phoebe Holmes was an American teacher of dietetics and scientific breathing, a noted world lecturer and metaphysician, and president of the International Radiant Health Club. ... View more info

GOD'S WITNESS IN EGYPT

By: Klinker, Lewis William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA: Published by the author, (1935).: (1935).

Seller ID: 14388


Los Angeles, CA: Published by the author, (1935).. (1935).. Good. - Small octavo, softcover bound in pictorial orange & black wraps. The binding is soiled, stained & chipped. The wraps are lightly bumped & the front wrap is coming unglued from the spine. There is a piece out of the tail of the spine. 112 pages. 6 black-and-white illustrations. The bottom corner of the title is creased. Good. First edition.A treatise relating the Great Pyramid of Cheops, also known ... View more info

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THE LOTUS AND THE ROBOT.

By: Koestler, Arthur.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York: The Macmillan Company, 1961.: 1961.

Seller ID: 36376


- Octavo, black cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is rubbed with light spotting to the covers. The dust jacket is rubbed & chipped with tears & small pieces out. There is light soiling to its rear panel & foxing to its flaps. 296 pages. There is some blue & red underlining in the text with a few marginal notes. There is offsetting to the pastedoowns & endpapers from the dust wrapper with some minor foxing. Good reading copy. First printing. Dust jacket present. First ... View more info

A NEW HEAVEN AND A NEW EARTH. (Thought Studies of the Fourth Dimension).

By: Patterson, Charles Brodie.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., (1909).: (1909).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34402


New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., (1909).. (1909).. Good. - Small quarto, 9-1/4 inches high by 8-7/8 inches wide. Bound in light brown limp suede leather, titled in gilt on the front cover and the spine with the title within a decorative gilt frame on the front cover. A running black ruled frame further decorates the covers. The top edge is gilt and the endpapers are marbled. The suede is rubbed and soiled and the overlapping yapp edges of the covers are chipped with sm... View more info

POND WORK: A Personal Investigation into the Loss of Wild Elephants in Sheepscot, Maine / based on pond samples and the annotated, hand-written Journals of Captain William Chase

By: Patton, Kelly

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Newcastle, ME: Dyer River Books, (2002).: (2002).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 28190


Newcastle, ME: Dyer River Books, (2002).. (2002).. Very good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY KELLY PATTON - Small quarto [10 inches high by 7 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is very lightly bumped. [vii], iii, 67 & [2] pages. Illustrated in color by the author. There is a paper-clip mark on the front endpaper, else near fine. First edition, first printing, limited to 500 copies, of which this is number 93.The foreword is by Budd Schulberg.... View more info

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THE ALCHEMIST IN LIFE, LITERATURE AND ART.

By: Read, John.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd, (1947).: (1947).

Seller ID: 35583


- Octavo, black cloth with a gilt-lettered leather label on the spine in a dust wrapper. The top edge is gilt. There is a light coffee ring with a tiny white mark to the front cover. The dust jacket is lightly chipped & creased with a piece out of the bottom corner of its front panel. The rear panel is lightly soiled. xii & 100 pages. Illustrated in black & white with 2 facsimile plates, 27 full-page illustrations, 6 textual illustrations, end-pieces & pictorial initials... View more info

THE IRISH THEOSOPHIST. A Monthly Magazine Devoted to Universal Brotherhood, the Study of Eastern Literature and Occult Science. No. 3, Vol. 1. Dublin, Dec. 15, 1892

By: Russell, George William [AE]; Dunlop, Daniel Nicol; Besant, Annie; and Johnston, Charles

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Dublin: Printed at the North Centre Private Press, 1892.: 1892.

Seller ID: 30706


Dublin: Printed at the North Centre Private Press, 1892.. 1892.. Fair. INCLUDES THE POEM "OM" BY THE POET GEORGE WILLIAM RUSSELL [AE] - Small quarto, 9-1/2 inches high by 7 inches wide. Softcover, bound in printed peach tan wraps. The periodical is disbound with the pages and covers detached and with chipping and pieces out from the edges of the darkened & fragile covers. 28 pages. The pages are toned. There is a tiny piece out from the top inner corner of the le... View more info

THE SACRED CALENDER OF QUETZALCOATL. The Basic Text of This Book is a Reprint from "Beneath The Moon And Under the Sun" by Tony Shearer

By: Shearer, Tony

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, NM: Sun Publishing Company, 1976.: 1976.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17166


Albuquerque, NM: Sun Publishing Company, 1976.. 1976.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial tan wrappers. 63 pages. Printed & illustrated in brown ink. The text block is partially detached from the wrappers, else very good. First edition, limited to 1,000 copies, with a foreword by Deborah Buttrey.Inscribed on the half-title and signed in full by the author.Laid in is a folded Sun Publishing Co. broadsheet about the Aztec calendar and the Echo Circ... View more info

THE SOUND OF THE EARTH: A Man's Mid-Life Passage and Spiritual Awakening

By: Sprager, Hart

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Georgetown, MA: North Star Publications, (1995).: (1995).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 26945


Georgetown, MA: North Star Publications, (1995).. (1995).. Fine. WITH A TYPED LETTER SIGNED TO PETER MATTHIESSEN FROM HART SPRAGER - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. [xiv] & 297 pages. Near fine. First edition, first printing.From the library of Peter Matthiessen. Laid in is a typed letter from the author signed in full, expressing his disappointment at Matthiessen's negative reaction to the book. He sends Matthiessen a copy of the finished book in th... View more info

THE DEAD ARE WITH US. A Lecture given at Nuremberg, 10th February, 1918 by Rudolf Steiner

By: Steiner, Rudolf

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (London): Rudolf Steiner Publishing Co., 1952.: 1952.

Seller ID: 14996


(London): Rudolf Steiner Publishing Co., 1952.. 1952.. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan wraps. The wraps are lightly soiled & slightly darkened around the edges. 23 pages. Near fine. Second edition. View more info

THE AUTO-BIOGRAPHY OF MAHARSHI DEVENDRANATH TAGORE. Translated from the Original Bengali by Satyendranath Tagore and Indira Devi

By: Tagore, Devendranath

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Calcutta: S. K. Lahiri & Co., 1909.: 1909.

Seller ID: 14374


Calcutta: S. K. Lahiri & Co., 1909.. 1909.. Very good. - Octavo, olive green cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. The covers are bumped & lightly rubbed. xxiv & 195 pages. Illustrated with numerous black-and-white portrait plates. A few page corners are creased. Very good. The true first edition published five years before the English edition.From the library of Alice Corbin Henderson, with her signature on the front endpaper. Alice Corbin Henderson [18... View more info

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A 6-PAGE TYPED LETTER SIGNED TO THE SATURDAY EVENING POST in defense of Astrology by the AMERICAN ASTROLOGER FREDERIC VAN NORSTRAND.

By: Van Norstrand, Frederic.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California, March 22, 1966.: 1966.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 33994


- A substantial letter typed single space on six 11 inch high by 8-1/2 inch wide sheets of creamy white paper with a few corrections penned in ink by Van Norstrand. In his letter, addressed to Saturday Evening Post editor William A. Emerson, Jr., Van Norstrand objects to an article critical of astrology which was published in the March 26, 1966 issue of the Post: "Will you kindly convey a couple of Bronx cheers to Mr. Richard Armstrong for his pretentious article ent... View more info