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Abraxas, No. 2, Summer Solstice 2011. International Journal of Esoteric Studies.

Abraxas, No. 2, Summer Solstice 2011. International Journal of Esoteric Studies. (New)

by Ansell, Robert

Publisher: Fulgur Limited

Binding: Paperback with CD



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Substantially larger than the previous issue, Abraxas 2 offers over 210 pages of essays, poetry, interviews and art, much of it published for the first time. Uniquely produced in a large high quality format, printed on a variety of papers, richly illustrated in colour and monochrome, and offering our first free audio supplement, we hope this issue of Abraxas will provoke and inspire.

Contributions for this second issue include:

An Ira Cohen Special Feature

  • The Ritual Theatre of Hallucination -- Allan Graubard
  • The Far Side of the World’s Mirror -- Ian MacFadyen
  • Remembering Ira -- Edwin Pouncey


  • Brion Gysin: Shaman of the Beat Hotel -- Jon Crabb
  • Peter Redgrove: Blood and Dreams -- Edward Gauntlett
  • Finding the Long-Lost Friend -- Dan Harms
  • The White Goddess, A Personal Account -- Grevel Lindop
  • Fossil Angels -- Alan Moore
  • Pashupati: A Cainite Trimurti? -- Shani Oates
  • Urban Sigils -- Mark Titchner

Poetry, plus

  • Lost Words -- Ira Cohen
  • The Habit of Perfection -- Ithell Colquhoun
  • On the Always Wandering Way -- Christopher Greenchild
  • Sorceress in Mauve -- Peter Redgrove
  • Invocation of the Horned God -- Doreen Valiente
  • Knowledge -- T. Thorn Coyle
  • To Raise the Dead and enjoy Congress with them -- Peter Dube
  • She’s Lost Control -- Heather Tracy
  • and more…

Art and Photography

  • Adan y Eva -- Marcelo Bordese
  • Five Studies -- Lauren Simonutti
  • Astral Flight -- Talon Abraxas
  • Elucidarium -- Misior
  • and more…


  • IO:EVOE The Transvocatory Media of Barry Hale -- An interview by Robert Fitzgerald
  • Portrait of a Magical Maker: An Interview with Joe Max -- Amy Hale
  • Endless Shifting: A Feast of Images Swallowed by Sound -- An interview with Adi Newton by Jack Sargeant
  • The Metamorphic Self -- Robert Ansell talks with Cristina Francov

Music -- tesserae, an audio supplement CD compiled by Gavin Semple, featuring material from:

  • Arktau Eos -- Aot-Ro-Oot*
  • John Contreras -- Over the Treetops*
  • Cyclobe -- The Unknowable Index (Extract from Sleeper)
  • English Heretic -- 240 Hours*
  • High Mountain Tempel -- The Goddess (Slight Return)
  • Kallee -- BesMass
  • Philip Legard -- Bet Sant yn Diuant abet Allawr
  • Noko: Order 41 -- The Fascinator (Abraxas Mix)*
  • Okok Research Bureau -- The Sinister Pearl
  • Orryelle Defenestrate-Bascule ft. Orchestra-ted Chaos -- She Shall Ride He
  • The Psychogeographical Commission -- Gutterbright to the Starres
  • Raagnagrok -- Quince Essence*
  • TAGC -- The Inhabitants of Nemirion
* Denotes an exclusive release.

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Ibis Press / Nicolas-Hayes

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Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.

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