The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn was the last and greatest flowering of the Victorian occult revival. Historian R.A. Gilbert uses photos and personal letters never before seen or published to provide an intimate and cohesive history of this controversial group--from its creation in the late 1800s to its fractured dissolution in the early ...
The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn was the last and greatest flowering of the Victorian occult revival. Historian R.A. Gilbert uses photos and personal letters never before seen or published to provide an intimate and cohesive history of this controversial group--from its creation in the late 1800s to its fractured dissolution in the early 1900s. Over 80 illustrations. color insert.
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Very Good. No DJ. Paperback. 8vo. 1ST PAPERBACK EDITION, PAPERBACK. 8VO WITH 200 PGS. THE BOOK IS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION WITH SLIGHT SHELFWEAR/BUMPING TO EDGES. THE INTERIOR IS CLEAN AND TIGHT. THE SPINE IS BROWN WITH YELLOW TEXT.
Hardcover. Octavo. 200 pp. Black cloth with gilt title, etc. to spine. Illustrated. A delightful study of the history, rituals and structure of the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, with a particular emphasis on the extraordinary-and often eccentric-men and women who made up its membership. Gilbert, the leading authority on the Order, quotes extensively from previously unpublished sources, including letters, documents, etc. Generously illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Unused copy, thus Fine in lightly rubbed Near fine dustjacket.
Good. No Jacket. Used. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Good in pictorial wrappers w. sl corner wear to all & rubbing, dings to tail corners. Unmarked & tight. "With never before seen photos and personal letters, Gilbert describes the rituals, structure, and personalities involved in the famous Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn--the last and greatest flowering of the Victorian Occult Revival, which embodied the quintessence of the Western Hermetic Tradition and gave it a unique, practical expression."--publisher.
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