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DIE MUTATIONSTHEORIE. Erster Band. (Used)
by Vries, Hugo de
Book ID: 20600, 20600
Veit & Comp., Leipzig 1901. "DIE MUTATIONSTHEORIE. Versuche und Beobachtungen uber die Entstehung von Arten im Pflanzenreich. Erster Band. Die Entstehung der Arten Durch Mutation. Mit Zahlreichen Abbildungen und Acht Farbigen Tafeln." 648pp, 181 b & w figures, plus eight color plates on coated stock, stamped withdrawn by the California Institute of Technology Library. Sold with Vries' Uber die Abhangigkeit der Mutations-Koeffizienten von Ausseren Einflussen, Sonderabdruck aus den Berichten der Deutschen Botanischen Gesellschaft, Jahrgang 1916, Band XXXIV, Heft 1; Berlin: Gebruder Borntraeger, folded pamphlet, 7pp, contemporary ownership stamp of one Clarence W. Nichols, Jr. Text block is in excellent state of preservation, not even browned, the binding is plain buckram but library markings have mostly been neatly removed. The pamphlet has some library markings but vg pedestrian, plebeian, and durable tan library buckram, c.1940's.
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...
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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 Voynich Manuscript
Yale University Press
Many call the fifteenth-century codex, commonly known as the Voynich Manuscript, the world s most mysterious book. Written in an unknown script by an unknown author, the manuscript has no clearer purpose now than when it was rediscovered in 1912 by rare books dealer Wilfrid Voynich. The manuscript appears and disappears throughout history, from the library of the Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II to a secret sale of books in 1903 by the Society of Jesus in Rome. The book s language has eluded deciphe...More