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Come Shop Fields Book Store in Person This Weekend in San Jose
For those of you who would like to come visit Fields Book Store, we'll be vending once again at PantheaCon at the DoubleTree in San Jose this weekend from Friday, February 13, through Monday, February 16. We'd love to get a chance to say hello again!
We'll have books from your favorite authors and representing a wide variety of material.
You can visit the Vendor Room of the convention without having to register, though the convention itself is well worth attending. You can find the program details on the PantheaCon website.
Of course this means that for those of you placing orders on our web site this weekend, we won't be processing those orders until Tuesday, February 17. Thank you for your patience!
Jim Maynard 2015 Astrological Calendars Have Arrived!
For those looking to put their astrological houses in order for the coming year, the ever-popular Jim Maynard calendars have arrived!
The best-selling wall calendar is available in two versions. The Celestial Influences Wall Calendar (Pacific) gives all important astrological events with times for the West Coast time zone, and the Celestial Influences Wall Calendar (Eastern) for the East Coast time zone.
There are two formats of "astrological week-at-a-glance" engagement calendars. Both are wire-bound. The larger format is the Celestial Guide, and the smaller and more portable is the Astrologer's Datebook. Both have the same page layout, and both Eastern and Pacific times of astrological events.
Not only very popular but easy to keep on hand is the Pocket Astrologer. This also comes in two versions: the Pocket Astrologer (Pacific) and the Pocket Astrologer (Eastern)
Newsletters and rare book catalogs coming soon
We've got some electronic catalogs of rare books coming soon, as well as finally getting the newsletter rolling.
The catalogs will be sent through our newsletter mailing list and will be linked via our Facebook page, so if you're not subscribed to either of these you can sign up for the newsletter on the left side of our web page, or "Like" us on Facebook
There's some tasty material there, so be sure not to miss it.
Fields Book Store is Now Web- and Phone-Orders Only.
Our Last Day At 1419 Polk was February 28, 2013.
On February 28, 2013, we wound down the physical manifestation of Fields Book Store at 1419 Polk Street after 82 years. The spirit of the store continues in our virtual home at www.FieldsBooks.com, which has helped keep the physical store going these past five years.
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International Shipping Rates Increase January 27
The US Post Office will be increasing the charges for International Priority Flat Rate envelopes on January 27. Canada is now $19.95 and the rest of the world $23.95. Note that several smaller books can be packed securely in a single envelope, and we are always happy to work with you to maximize the value of your shipping if you are buying multiple books.
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All Acts of Love and Pleasure: Inclusive Wicca
"All acts of love and pleasure are my rituals" -- Doreen Valiente, The Charge of the Goddess
All Acts of Love and Pleasure is a companion guide to inclusive Wicca, which includes all participants regardless of sexual orientation, disability, age, or other differences, not by erasing or ignoring the distinctions, but by working with them creatively within initiatory Craft. Tracing the development of Pagan and Wiccan ideas about gender and sexuality, authority and tradition, we can see...
Synchronicity: The Marriage of Matter and Psyche
Peat, F David
Synchronicity: The Marriage of Matter and Psyche
, is an in-depth exploration of Carl Jung's fascinating concept of "meaningful coincidences." In a typical synchronicity, a person may dream of an old friend, not heard from for many years, and receive a letter or telephone call from that person the next morning, or alternatively learn of their sudden death. Synchronicities are not mere coincidences, but arise out of a deeper ground where mind and matter are united. The book explains the cri...More
Clavis: Journal of Occult Arts, Letters and Experience. Volume 3
Three Hands Press
Softcover, sewn, heavy stock, full color illustrations, featuring the cover image Order of the Caryatids by Miriam Escofet.
The third volume of Clavis: A Journal of Occult Arts, Letters, and Experience concerns the respective themes of 'Cipher and Stone'. The journal is 192 pages, featuring the preternatural works of such esoteric artists as Miriam Escofet, Rory Alan MacLean, Austin Osman Spare, K. Lenore Siner, Claudia Avila, Mike Davis, J.G. Winther, Ken Henson, Benjamin Vierling, M...
Living Theurgy: A Course In Iamblichus' Philosophy, Theology & Theurgy
Kupperman, Jeffrey S
is a masterpiece combining scholarly excellence with lucid practicality. Theurgy (‘god-working’) is a combination of ritual mystical practices interwoven with philosophy and theology. It was developed by Iamblichus and other Neoplatonists inspired by the works of philosophers including Plato, Aristotle and Pythagoras, and Julian the Chaldean.
Hands of Apostasy: Essays on Traditional Witchcraft. Standard Edition
Howard, Michael (ed)
Three Hands Press
, also known as traditional witchcraft, endures as a distinct body of archaic magical practices in present-day Britain, North America and Australia. Originally nameless, such bodies are related to a variety of historical magical streams, most notably the practices of the Grimoires or 'black books', folk-healing, and popular magic of the early modern era. Typically, such groups operate in secret, with strict means of initiatic succession, and practice sorcery characterized b...More
Techniques of Graeco-Egyptian Magic
Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.
Egypt was once at the heart of magical practice, and the Graeco-Egyptian papyri are the clearest and most extensive documentation of some of these earliest methods. Using academic tools, Stephen Skinner has translated and presented the information contained in the papyri so that the magic will transcend theory and become a real practice.
More than simply a guide to the papyri, Techniques of Graeco-Egyptian Magicis a complete survey and explanation of the techniques, including: Attracting love, ...More