Rare First Edition! Seybert Commission on Spiritualism 1st EditionJ.B. Lippincott (PHILADELPHIA), 1887. Original brown cloth with gilt titling on spine and front panel. Preliminary Report of the Commission Appointed by The University of ennsylvania To Investigate Modern Spiritualism In Accordance with the Request of the late Henry Seybert. Condition: VG. No writing, small name stamp on front free endpaper. NOT ex-library, no markings or writing. Tad bit of wear to head and tail of spine.$175. Continue reading Seybert Commission on Spiritualism . First Edition, 1887.
MODERN SPIRITUALISM A History and Criticism Frank Podmore Methuen & Co.(LONDON), 1902 In TWO VOLUMES. Red cloth with gilt titling on front panels. Fascinating, thorough. POSSESSION AND WITCHCRAFT POLTERGEISTS PARACELSUS, FLUDD, MESMER, ET AL GERMAN SOMNAMBULISTS ENGLISH MESMERISTS CLAIRVOYANCE EARLY AMERICAN SPIRITUALISM PHYSICAL PHENOMENA SPEAKING WITH TONGUES TRANCE WRITING AND SPEAKING TABLE TURNING SEANCES SPIRIT PHOTOGRAPHY SLATE WRITING MANIFESTATIONS and much more! $225. Continue reading MODERN SPIRITUALISM A History and Criticism Frank Podmore. 1902. 2 Volumes
Mesmerism in India
And Its Practical Applications in Surgery and Medicine
by James Esdaile,M.D.
From the Masonic books collection of the Wisconsin Consistory Library/Masonic Center, with pastedown featuring the Double-headed eagle, Teutonic Cross and 32° Freemason insignia.Continue reading “Mesmerism in India – Rare First Edition, 1846”
Rise & Fall A Concertina of Life by Micah Lidberg NOBROW PRESS First Edition, 2010 With obi, paper wrap. $60 Cond: VG. Spot of loss where obi adhered to book. This beautiful concertina book folds out to a stunning 136 cm panorama detailing the demise of some of our planet’s most dominant and long standing occupants only to be replaced by another group of breastfeeding placental creatures that would come to reign over the globe millions of years later. Micah Lidberg’s seamless use of line and adeptness with a limited color palette recalls the intricate patterns of traditional Japanese kimono … Continue reading Rise & Fall. FIRST EDITION. A Concertina of Life by Micah Lidberg
Two beautiful rare volumes of French mythology.DICTIONARY OF FABLE – 1828Abrege de la Mythologie Universelle, Ou Dictionnaire de La Fable.Par Fr. NoelMarbled boards, end pages and page edges. An exhaustive index, dictionary of mythological characters, figures and associated terms. Beautifully illustrated in two lovely volumes. In the French language. Bruxelles (Brussells), Ode et Wodon, (1828) $98. TWO VOLUMES. 6 1/4″ x 4 1/2″ Cond: Good. Solid binding. Spine edge on one vol. shows wear, with loss to one paper label on spine. Light spotting throughout. Fold-out map intact and in vg condition. Some corner wear. Continue reading DICTIONARY OF FABLE; Greek Mythology – 1828
The History of the PopesFrom the Foundation of the See of Rome, To the Present TimeArchibald Bower – FIRST EDITIONS LONDON (Printed for the Author) $375 Published from 1750-1766 A VERY RARE SET! These volumes are NOT ex-library; lovely old bookplate on each volume. Six gorgeous full folio leather covers, five raised bands. All original and in pretty exceptional condition. A fascinating read and a beautiful set printed on handmade paper. Vol. 1 – 1750 (Third Ed.)Vol. 2 – 1750 (Third Ed.) Includes extensive Subscriber List.Vol. 3 – 1754 (First Ed.)Vol. 4 – 1759 (First Ed.)Vol. 5 – 1761 (First … Continue reading The History of the Popes BOWER 6V Full Leather FIRST EDITIONS – RARE
The Rosy CrossIt’s TeachingsR. Swinburne Clymer The Fraternatis Rosae Crucis The Door Into The August Fraternity. Beverly Hall, 1965.Divine Law and it’s teachings of the Mystery Schools. Divine Law and it’s teachings of the Mystery Schools. Cond.: VG. Clean, unmarked, solid. Mild shelfwear to exterior. Continue reading Teachings of The Rosy Cross. Swinburne Clymer – Rosicrucian Occult Mystery School
Revised and corrected from the 1868 Edition. RARE.After Death: The Immortality of Man – The Disembodied Manby Paschal Beverly Randolph Philosophical Publishing Co. 1970 Edition 1868. $175. Cond.: VG. Clean, unmarked, solid. Continue reading After Death: The Immortality of Man – The Disembodied Man by Paschal Beverly Randolph. Rosicrucian Mystery Teachings.
The Red Book of AppinA Key to the interpretation of fairy tales and folkloreEthan Allen Hitchcock. $88 Introduction by Manly P. Hall LIMITED EDITION. Philosophical Research Society, 1977Hardcover with dustjacket, which includes publishers occult book listings in print on verso. Cond.: VG. Clean, unmarked, solid. Continue reading The Red Book of Appin. A Key to the Interpretation of Fairy Tales and Folklore. Ethan Allen Hitchcock
I’ll start by saying you will be VERY hard pressed to find a copy of this rare book in the exceptional condition as this one. Most that crop up are lacking the amazing clear sleeve or it is horribly damaged…this one is perfect. Also, I’ve noted that other copies have loose pages or are even missing pages at the beginning. This copy does not even appear to have been cracked open. It is very nice, indeed. ANDY WARHOL’S PHOTOBOOTH PICTURESRobert Miller Gallery, 1989. First Edition. $295. Introduction by Gary Indiana. Printed in a limited run to accompany the exhibition at … Continue reading Andy Warhol PHOTOBOOTH Pictures Book Robert Miller Gallery, 1989