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BUCHANAN'S JOURNAL OF MAN. Volume 1 [new series] No.1 January- No.12, December, 1887. (Used)
by Buchanan, Joseph R
Book ID: 10607, 10607
BUCHANAN'S JOURNAL OF MAN. Volume 1 [new series] No.1 January- No.12, December, 1887. [Edited by Joseph Rhodes Buchanan], Boston, 8vo, old binder's cloth, about 175pp, rear wraps with ads bound in plus front wrap of No.1 which is chipped, browned and brittle, front fly nearly detached, front hinge strained, otherwise a solid copy of this rare journal. Crabtree 573., over the years producing four very unusual books and this journal, which began in 1849 and was revived in 1887 lasting to 1890. The contents of just the first number (not volume) here hints at the wide scope he applied himself to: the phrenological doctrines of Gall their past and present status, health and longevity, cerebral psychology, music, palmistry & suicide, apparitions of the dead, responsibility in hypnosis, human tails, men who live in trees, 'protyle'-the basis of matter, the Keeley Motor, Moung Phoset Mahphoon and the Giant Winkelmeier, synopsis of Cerebral science, mind reading, archetypal literature, spiritual phenomena, etc. See Colin Wilson's important chapter treating him and Reichenbach in The Psychic Detectives.
The Luminous Stone: Lucifer in Western Esotericism (Western Esotericism in Context)
Schulke, Daniel A. (ed)
Three Hands Press
Limited to 800 copies
The Arcanum of the 'fallen angel' Lucifer evokes such concepts as heresy, rebellion, pride, liberation from the bonds of demiurgic oppression, and impetus for human evolution. Meaning 'light bearer', Lucifer has, from his earliest origins, been hailed by religious and artistic countercultures as a patron saint of enlightenment -- the essential quality embodying overthrow of ignorance and the inspired process of revelation. Allied to ancient Gnostic cosmological concepti...
LIBER SPIRITUUM: A Compendium of Writings on Angels and Other Spirits in Modern Magick
Forrest, Adam (ed)
Book is limited to 500 hand numbered hardcover copies printed in two colors and bound in faux leather silk-touch cloth, 252 pages, Foil stamp on both the front and back boards with a full color frontispiece by acclaimed artist Caniglia and sewn in satin bookmark.
About the book:
For Liber Spirituum: A Compendium of Writings on Angels and Other Spirits in Modern Magick, Azoth Press has assembled a group of nine of the foremost writers in the field of ceremonial magick, representi...
The House of Owls
Yale University Press
For a quarter century, Tony Angell and his family shared the remarkable experience of closely observing pairs of western screech owls that occupied a nesting box outside their forest home. The journals the author recorded his observations in, and the captivating drawings he created, form the heart of this compelling book a personal account of an artist-naturalist s life with owls. Angell s extensive illustrations show owls engaged in what owls do hunting, courting, raising families, and exercisi...More
Gateways Through Light and Shadow
Chassan, Frater Ashen
One of only 1000 Signed limited edition hardcover copies. Individually hand bound with silver foil stamping, 70lbs acid neutral paper. Printed in two colors with over 140 illustration!
Gateways Through Light and Shadow is the second book by Bryan Garner, known to his fellow ceremonial magicians as Frater Ashen Chassan, and in it we are again offered the illuminating opportunity to observe and learn from a practicing magus engaged in his Work. Once more he offers instruction in the pro...
Jailbreaking the Goddess: A Radical Revisioning of Feminist Spirituality
Allen, Lasara Firefox
Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.
"Jailbreaking the Goddess
is an important contribution to the writings on Goddess tradition and feminist spirituality. . . . I love her political savvy, her sensitivity around issues of diversity and cultural awareness and appropriation, and her unabashed celebration of pleasure, sensuality, and life!" -- Starhawk
Jailbreaking the Goddess is a revolutionary revisioning of the feminine divine. Where the maiden, mother, crone archetypal system is tied to female biology and physic...