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HERMETICA The Greek Corpus Hermeticum and the Latin Asclepius in a New English Translation, with Not (Used)
by Copenhaver, Brian P, edit
Book ID: 11939, 11939
Cambridge: Cambridge University 1995 (1992), green boards, 320pp, vf condition. When this foundational work was first published in 1992 it was issued in a sewn binding with dust jacket but quickly Cambridge began shipping copies without jackets, then they published a paperback edition, (glued as here) and then later still they bound up some paperback volumes into the same green hardcovers of the first edition, thus the statement here on the colophon "first paperback edition." A monumental work that will remain the definitive edition of the Hermetica for many years to come, or at least until new texts are discovered. Chapters include: Introduction: Hor and Manetho; The World of the Hermetica; Technical and Theoretical Hermetica; Hermetic Collections; Hermes and His Readers; Bibliography and Abbreviations; Corpus Hermeticum I-XVIII; Asclepius. Three indexes: Greek words, Latin words and general index. Extensive and detailed notes to each page of text.
Grimoire of the Baron Citadel: The Book of the Four Ways.
Three Hands Press
As the governor of the Dead and the burial ground, the Baron Samedi is one of the most distinctive and potent loa of Haitian Vodou. An imposing figure in black raiment, he is most often pictured as a corpse. His other magical domains, less discussed in esoteric literature, include disruption, obscenity and -- importantly for the practicing sorcerer -- not only the arts of Magic but the very fabric of which it is made.
Emergent from the spiritual crossroads of traditional Vodou and English w...
Gnosis 19: The Trickster. A Journal of the Western Inner Traditions
"As long as we lie to ourselves, the Trickster will be with us.
He'll show up just when we least want him, to embarrass us on a
first date, to prove us fools in front of the learned company
we're trying to impress, to make us miss a power breakfast with
that all-important business contact."
- Richard Smoley, from the introduction
Contents -- Spring 1991
Deconstructing Gurdjieff: Biography of a Spiritual Magician
Inner Traditions / Bear & Company
In November 1949, architect Frank Lloyd Wright announced the death of "the greatest man in the world," yet few knew who he was talking about. Enigmatic, misunderstood, declared a charlatan, and recently dubbed "the Rasputin who inspired Mary Poppins," Gurdjieff's life has become a legend. But who really was George Ivanovich Gurdjieff?
Employing the latest research and discoveries, including previously unpublished reminiscences of the real man, Tobias Churton investigates the truth beneath th...
The Complete Mystical Records of Dr. John Dee: Transcribed from the 16th-Century Manuscripts Documen
Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.
A lavishly packaged, two-volume box set containing the most faithful and accurate versions of John Dee's journals ever published. This is a must-have treasure for Dee aficionados and esoteric scholars who absolutely need the most meticulously detailed version of these highly influential works. A labor of love twenty years in the making, these volumes include transcripts of four manuscripts from the British Library and one from the Bodleian Library in Oxford. Two of these manuscripts have never b...More