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Brahmavidya (Divine Wisdom)

By Besant, Annie

Adyar, India: Theosophical Publishing House, 1923. First printing. This book is noted as "Brahmavidya Library, No. 1". 113 pp., 12mo format in pumpkin-colored cloth. Ex-library with Lucis Trust bookplate, rear pocket, spine number, etc. Ink inscription on ffep, marginalia elsewhere in text. Small bookstore sticker on fep from Krotona Book Shop, Ojai, California. Covers have minor staining, but otherwise not overly worn. Modest "old book" smell.. 1st. Hardcover. Good.

$65.00

Yoga or Transformation: A Comparative Statement of the Varouis Religious Dogmas ...

By Flagg, William J.

New York: Theosophical Publishing Co. , 1898. ASSOCIATION COPY Claude Bragdon's copy with two of his very attractive small bookplates affixed to the ffep. Pp. vii, 376, thick octavo format in original blue cloth with gilt titles and illustration of a Hindu yogi. Ex-libris copy with the usual treatments, including library labels on the fep from the Lucis Trust and The Arcane School. The front and rear boards, with the backstrip attached, all as one unit, are completely separated from the text block. The text and original endpapers all appear to be present. A good candidate for rebinding. The book as a moderate old book odor.. 1st. Hardcover. Poor.

$75.00

In the Outer Court

By Besant, Annie

London: Theosophical Publishing Society, 1895. First printing. 164 pp., 12mo format in grey cloth. Ex-libris copy from the Lucis Trust with their bookplate etc. Printed text is complete and in good condition, however the boards are partially detached and pages loose. Moderate old book odour present. A useable reading copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Poor.

$35.00

Some Mystical Adventures

By Mead, G. R. S.

London: John M. Watkins , 1910. ASSOCIATION COPY with ownership signature of Ernest S. Suffern, dated 1915 on the front free endpaper. Pp. 303, large octavo format in dark green cloth and gilt titles. This copy bears the Lucis Trust bookplate, rear pocket with card, checkout slip, and spine number. The card shows six names of L.T. members checked out the book between 1935 and 1945. Book has a significan musty odour from poor storage. This will dissipate somewhat with proper storage in a dry well-ventilated location. Otherwise, binding is firm, internally good. Cloth is in good condition except for fading to the rear panel. . 1st. Hardcover. Good.

$75.00

Thrice-Greatest Hermes: Studies in Hellensitic Theosophy and Gnosis: Volume II - Sermons

By Mead, G. R. S.

London & Benares : The Theosophical Publishing Society , 1906. First printing. Pp. xi, 403, thick octavo, green cloth with gilt titles. No owner's name. John Watkins, London small neat bookseller label on ffep, firm binding, some marginalia notes. Cloth is lightly bumped and worn at tips, spine gilt a bit faded but still legible, no soiling or staining. Moderate musty "old book" odour. A decent copy for its age.. 1st. Hardcover. Good.

$125.00

The Rosicrucian Christianity Lectures

By Heindel, Max.

Oceanside, CA & London, UK: The Rosicrucian Fellowship , 1939. First edition stated. Pp. vi, 374, frontis port., 9 diagrams, extensive index, publisher ads, octavo format in green linen with very attractive extensive gilt, orange and black decorations. Firm binding with lightly worn cloth. Spine titles faded but still legible. Front decorations very bright. Extensive owner's marginalia in text and on rear endpaper. A very attractive copy nonetheless. We would classify this as Very Good, were it not for the marginalia.. 1st. Hardcover. Good.

$125.00

Key Truths of Occult Philosophy

By Jones, Marc Edmund

Los Angeles: J. F. Rowny Press, 1925. First printing. 270 pp., appendices, index, octavo softcover format in brown wraps. Firm binding with minimal wear, no stains or soiling, just bottom fore-tip is curling upwards. No owner's name, but extensive marginalia. Moderate musty "old book" smell.. 1st. Paperback. Good.

$35.00

Quests Old and New

By Mead, G. R. S.

London: G. Bell & Sons, 1913. ASSOCIATION COPY with Ernest S. Suffern's ownership signature on the ffep, dated 1915. First printing. Pp. x, 338, thick octavo in green cloth and gilt titles. Ex-libris from the Lucis Trust with the expected library treatments. The book has a moderate mustry old bookodour that will lessen somewhat with proper storage in a dry, well-ventilated environment. Boards are in good condition, hinges are cracked but holding fairly well. Some marginalia in text. A nice association. . 1st. Hardcover. Good.

$75.00

The Idyll of the White Lotus & An Epitome of Theosophical teaches and Esoteric Theosophy

By Collins, Mabel & William Q. Judge

New York: Lovell, Gestefeld & Company , 1890. First printing. 315 pp. + ads, octavo format in blue decorated cloth. Ex-libris from the Lucis Trust with the usual treatments. A poor copy lacking the leaves before the title page. Printed contents appear to be complete however the binding is very poor with lages loose, some taped in the gutters. Moderate musty old book smell. A reading or re-binding copy. . 1st. Hardcover. Poor.

$45.00

The Science of Psychic Healing (A Sequel to Hatha Yoga)

By Yogi Ramacharka

Chicago: Yogi Publication Society, 1906. First printing. 190 pp + ads, octavo format in dark reddish cloth with titles and decorations in black. This copy bears the Lucis Trust bookplate, rear pocket, chechout list, spine number. No noticeable owner's marks. Cloth is lightly worn at extremities, bright and fresh overall. Inner hinges are partly cracked but holding strongly. Moderate old book odour. . 1st. Hardcover. Good.

$65.00

The Masters

By Besant, Annie

Adyar, India: The Theosophist Office, 1912. Apparent first printing of this rare and very fragile item, with Ernest S. Suffern's signature on the half-title page. 66 pp., 12mo format in cream softcover wraps with front titles. This copy bears the Lucis Trust bookplate inside the front cover, rear library pocket, etc. A very fragile copy, missing the backstrip. Also the front cover is detached and has soiling tears and edge-chipping. Rear cover is similar but barely attached. Sewn binding is shaken but hanging on. Modest "old book" smell. A Fair copy of this very scarce item with interesting association. . 1st. Paperback. Fair.

$375.00

Simplified Scientific Astrology: A Complete Textbook on the Art of Erecting a Horoscope Wtih Philiosophic Encyclopedia and Tables of Planetary Hours

By Heindel, Max

Oceanside, CA & London, UK: The Rosicrucian Fellowship & L. N. Fowler & Co. , 1919. Fifth edition. 198 pp. + ads, frontis port., tables of planetary hours, index, octavo format in dark green cloth with extensive decorations in gilt, black, orange. No owner's name but may be some minor marks in text.This copy bears the bookplates of the Lucis Trust Lending Library on the fep, as well as a rear pocket and check out list and spine numbers.Cloth is very nice overall with bright gilt on the front. Spine is quite faded, light wear to extremities. Front hinge has been repaired, rear hinge is fine. An attractive copy in spite of the ex libris flaws.. 5th. Hardcover. Good.

$45.00

Mysticism in Action

By Steigner, Henry

Los Angeles: The Pheonix Press, 1941. First printing. 87 pp., frontis port., octavo format in navy cloth with gilt decoration. Firm binding with no significant wear to cloth, no owner's name but some minor markings in the text. An attractive copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good.

$25.00

The Inner Life: Theosophical Talks at Adyar First Series and Second Series (Two Volumes in One)

By Leadbeater, C. W.

Chicago: The Theosophical Press, 1922. First printing by this publisher. Two volumes in one. Pp. xiv + 340 & [x] + 410, frontis port., thick octavo format in dark green buckram, gilt titles, an index for each volume. This copy from the Lucis Trust Lending Library with their bookplate, card pocket, faint spine number (133L). Cloth is faded at spine, modestly worn at tips but no real staining or tears. Binding is somewhat shaken as expected. Original decorative endpapers, cracking at rear joint. Text has minor notations, otherwise unmarked. Modest "old book" odour. A decent copy in spite of the ex-library marks. . 1st. Hardcover. Good.

$45.00

The Self and Its Sheaths: Four Lectures

By Besant, Annie

London: Theosophical Publishing Society, 1895. First printing. 86 pp. text + 20 pp. ads, 12mo format in grey cloth. Ex-libris copy from the Lucis Trust with their bookplate etc. Printed text is complete and in good condition, however the boards are partially detached and contents loose. Extensive pencil notations, moderate old book odour present. A useable reading or re-binding copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Poor.

$25.00

Thrice-Greatest Hermes: Studies in Hellensitic Theosophy and Gnosis: Volume I - Prolegomena

By Mead, G. R. S.

London & Benares : The Theosophical Publishing Society, 1906. First printing. Pp. xvi, 481, thick octavo, green cloth with gilt titles. Neat original owner's name and address, as well as John Watkins' small neat bookseller label on ffep, firm binding, some marginalia. Cloth is bumped and worn at tips, spine gilt quite faded but still legible, 1.5" tear to cloth at upper rear corner near spine, no significant staining. Moderate musty "old book" odour. A decent copy for its age.. 1st. Hardcover. Good.

$175.00

Hoodoo, Conjuration, Witchcraft, Rootwork. Five Volumes

By Hyatt, Harry M.

Self-published, 1970s, 1970. First printing of the complete set of five volumes. Each volume approximately 1,000 pp. plus addenda, thick 4to, cloth, no dj as issued. All 5 volumes are internally Fine with no owner's names, no significant wear. One volume has light wear to tips and some speckling to the edges of the text block. Very rare set, the definitive work on the subject, only about 100 copies were available for sale to the public. Each volume in the series stands alone as an amazing piece of work, based on interviews with hundreds of witchcraft/voodoo practitioners. Heavy, oversize books - about 3 inches thick. Very rare. These almost never come on the market, particularly the entire set in close to Fine condition. One of the volumes is warmly INSCRIBED by the author and dated 1978.. Signed by Author. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good.

$6500.00

Water-Divining: A Book of Practical Instuction

By Pike, S. N. MBE, DFC

Toronto: Jefferson Press , 1946. First Canadian edition. 43 pp., VIII photo plates, oversized softcover, magazine format. Very Good copy with no owner's name, first binding, light wear, minor creasing/soiling to covers. A very attractive copy of this fragile item.. 1st. Paperback. Very Good.

$20.00

The Scottish Rite Ritual: Monitor & Guide Third Revised Edition

By Arturo De Hoyos

The Supreme Council, 33, Southern Jurisdiction, 2010. First printing, this revised edition. 1105 pp., many color illustrations, oversized octavo format in blue cloth with lavish gilt decoration. An unread copy with no markings or tears of any kind. Just very slight bumps to the fore-tips. Plus: November-December 2012 issue of Scottish Rite journal. . 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

$275.00

Narratives of Sorcery and Magic from the Most Authentic Sources

By Wright, Thomas

Redfield, Clinton Hall, N.Y., 1852., 1852. First printing, US edition. 420 pp. + ads, 8vo, original black blind-stamped cloth. Early ex-library copy with labels of the Elora (Ont.) Mechanics' Institute on front endpapers, spine repaired with library tape, front inner hinge repaired. This copy appears to be all original but would benefit from repair to the front hinge and backstrip (partially present under lib. tape). Interesting early magic book.. 1st. Hardcover. Fair.

$200.00

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