CLAVIS, Number One; Journal of Occult Arts, Letters, and Experience.
Three Hands / Ouroboros, 2013. Limited to 1300 copies. A FINE COPY. In tall 4to. Custom paper edition on heavy illustrated stock, replete with black and white, and full color plates and illustrations. Limited to 1,300 copies only. This new 'Journal of the Art Magical' contains modern, innovative occult content and magical artifacts of centuries past. This first issue will feature the following writers and artists: the work of Johnny Jakobsson, that being "Nebiros et Ars Necromantica" an extended investigation and reverie on the grimoire-patrons of the corpse and burial ground; Martin Duffy examines the gnosis of Judas Iscariot and his place as a witch's Saint of Opposition in "One Beyond Twelve: The Thirteenth Spirit, Judas and the Opposer"; Craig Williams issues an important magical caveat emptor for the would-be cartographers of the qliphotic wastes in "Daath Gnosis"; the mysterious Grosvenor manuscript is examined by Ben Fernee in "The Commonplace Book of Grosvenor"; and Daniel Schulke's 'Diablo Stigmata' examines the perpetuity of the Devil's Mark as an accursed brand, setting the flesh of the witch apart from mankind. Also you will find alchemical writings by Edward Kelley, George Ripley, and Frater A.I., with original illustrations by Tomasz Allen Kopera, Rima Staines, Ben Tolman, Joseph Uccello, Tom Allen, Sasan Saidi, Hagen Von Tulien, Johnny Jakobsson, and more. (Item ID: X-C1)