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19th Nov 2012

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Occult books for sale

Broddle, S Merrow - Alchemical Works: Eirenaeus Philalethes Compiled
Cinnabar 1994, hardback book with dust jacket, 570pp, printed on alkaline paper, Very good condition, unclipped and clean throughout £125.00

Crowley, Aleister - The Equinox (volume I complete in 10 books)
The Equinox by Aleister Crowley. Volume I - Books 1 - 10 (Complete set of volume I) published by Samuel Weiser Inc, New York, 1972. Limited to 515 sets of which this is number 164 (stated in book I). Hardback books with white cloth black labels and colour printed boards. Coloured frontispieces. Illustrated with B&W and colour plates. Each book is approx 11.5 x 7.5 inches. Very good condition throughout with previous owners bookplate on inside boards. £1,150.00

Crowley, Aleister - The Blue Equinox
Volume 3 / No 1 of The Equinox (referred to as 'The Blue Equinox') by Aleister Crowley. Published by Samuel Weiser Inc, New York, 1972. Limited to 1000 copies. Hardback book with blue cloth, black labels and red colour printed boards. Coloured frontispiece and b&w illustrations throughout. Approx 11.5 x 7.5 inches. Very good condition with previous owner's bookplate to the inside front board £95.00

Crowley, Aleister - Magick Without Tears
Edited by Israel Regardie. Llewellyn Publications, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1973. First Thus. Hardback book with dust jacket. 522 pages including the index. Good condition, unclipped, text clean, bookplate to inside front board £56.00

Frazer, James George - The Magical Origin of Kings
Published by Macmillan & Co, 1920. First Edition. Hardback book, ex-library, 309 pages including the index. boards and spine are fairy worn and there is a library sticker to the spine, a small hole at the 'N' in the word KINGS on the spine title, a few spots of wax on the front board - there is only one small library stamp to teh title page and there is an Aberdeen University sticker pasted to the inside front board which states the book was bought with Carnegie Grant in 1920 - the binding is tight and square with all contents present - the pages are in good clean condition throughout and free from foxing, stains and other dirty marks £145.00

Gleadow, Rupert - The Origin of the Zodiac
Published by Jonathan Cape, 1968. First Edition. Hardback book with dust-jacket. 238 pages including the index. Lots of illustrations, one of which is a fold-out. see pictures below. Good condition, unclipped, clean throughout £58.00

Lambspring, Abraham - The Book of Lambspring, and the Golden Tripod
Alchemical texts by Abraham Lambspring, Basil Valentine, Thomas Norton, and John Cremer - This selection from the seventeenth century collection of alchemical texts, called the Hermetic Museum, includes the beautifully illustrated work of Abraham Lambspring, the "˜Practica" of Basil Valentine the Benedictine, the "Believe-Me" or Ordinal of Thomas Norton, an English Sage, and the Testament of John Cremer. - Published by Lianerch Enterprises, Dyfed, Wales, 1987. First Edition. Paperback book with 160 pages. Illustrated with b&w drawings - good condition throughout with previous owners bookplate on inside cover £65.00

Regardie, Israel - The Golden Dawn
An Account of the Teachings, Rites and Ceremonies of the Order of The Golden Dawn - Minnesota: Llewellyn Publications. Hardcover. 5th printing of revised, corrected and enlarged 4th Edition (1971) HB, Four Volumes in One / Complete in one volume, pictorial boards, 1170pp. b/w drawings and other ills throughout - good condition throughout with previous owner's bookplate on inside front board £60.00

Turner, Robert (edited by) - The Heptarchia Mystica of John Dee
A unique guide to a system of magic orientated towards practical experimentation, and possessing striking similarities to many of the grimoires of antiquity - Published by The Aquarian Press, 1986. Second Edition Enlarged. Paperback book with 126 pages, illustrated throughout - In good condition throughout with previous owners bookplate on inside cover - also a symbol at the top of the title page

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