• Topic: Alchemy & Hermetica

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Cambridge: Heffer & Sons (later Black Bear Press), [May] 1937- [November] 1998. Volumes 1 to 45.

A FINE SET of the original issues without marking or defect. In general, there were three issues a year, but with some irregularity. Publication suspended December, 1938 through September, 1945, and began again in December, 1946. Some numbers issued in combined form. Long known for its original content, the Society... more

Price: $3,750.00

Minneapolis: Wizard, 1975. FIRST WIZARD PRINTING.

In wraps as issued; A FINE COPY, well printed and designed &.reset in modern type with annotations. Secret Doctrine Reference series. Biographical note on Wilder inside covers. ... more

Price: $22.75

Sydney: Standard Publishing, 1985. Limited edition of 1000 copies of which this is hand numbered 430.

In tall custom wraps as issued; A FINE COPY. With twelve hand-tipped plates in color, and additional illustrations, including one from Khunrath. 52 pages. Tall 4to. ... more

Price: $46.50

Hanover, NH: The University Press of New England [for Brandeis], 1974. FIRST EDITION.

MINT premium cloth volume in fine dust jacket in the original publisher's shrink-wrap. [iv], 76 pages. Octavo. ... more

Price: $111.00

Edinburgh: Hermetic Research Series, number 3, 1983.

In quality wraps as issued; VERY GOOD+ COPY. Illustrated with rare alchemical plates. 75 pages. Octavo. ... more

Price: $35.00

NY: Grove Press, 1961.

In wraps; name on title page; VERY GOOD. Well illustrated. 192 pages. Small 8vo. ... more

Price: $12.50

UK: Aquarian Press, 1994.

In wraps; VERY GOOD+. 247 pages with bibliography. Nice reference. 8vo. ... more

Price: $12.50

Glasgow: Magnum Opus Hermetic Sourceworks, 2009. Limited to 125 hand numbered, hand bound copies and signed by the publisher, Adam McLean, this being copy number 30.

A FINE COPY, hand bound in full faux leather. All engravings hand colored, together with an Introduction, by Adam McLean. The fifty fugues that accompanied this work are on a CD, and pocketed on the rear pastedown. 197 pages. Octavo. ... more

Price: $188.00

Tysoe: Magnum Opus Hermetic Sourceworks, 1987. Limited to 250 hand numbered, hand bound copies and signed by the publisher, Adam McLean, this being copy number 126 of the edition.

A FINE COPY, hand bound in full faux leather. Fully illustrated. With an Introductory Essay by Hildemarie Streich. Translated by Joscelyn Godwin who also included a preface. 184 pages. Octavo. ... more

Price: $288.00

Rowhlt Monograph, 1980.

In wraps as issued; A VERY GOOD+ COPY. This small work has a remarkable spread of early and later illustrations pertaining to the Boehme's philosophy and influence. Text in German. Bibliography. 156 pages, indexed. Small 8vo. ... more

Price: $22.00

London: Lackington & Allen, 1815. [However, title page is from the true first edition, the 1814. See below for interesting collation.]

Quarter bound in contemporary brown Morocco; the backstrip in gilt reading LIVES OF THE ADEPTS. Matching corners with new end papers, A FINE COPY, sans.plate sometimes found opposite page 296, but facsimile laid in. The title page has been mounted, and is the only 1814 imprint I have seen even... more

Price: $2,500.00

Edinburgh: Megalithic Research Publications, 1978-1992.

A VERY GOOD+ to FINE SET of this prize journal consisting of the forty two single issues, plus the four annuals issued 1989-92 as bound volumes in wraps, sans only one single issue, Number 33 [Autumn, 1986]. The set is unruffled, clean, and without markings or defect, and presents an... more

Price: $1,144.00

UK: Adam McLean, 2011.

Bound in premium cloth; A FINE COPY in fine dust jacket. A wonderful reference sporting 546 full color images from a vast array of alchemical sources. 153 pages. Tall 4to. ... more

Price: $89.00

Grand Rapids: Phanes Press, 1991. Magnum Opus Hermetic Sourceworks 11.

A FINE COPY. Includes the fifteen plates with descriptive commentary on each. Octavo. 130 pages. ... more

Price: $95.00

Edinburgh: Magnum Opus Hermetic Sourceworks, 1984. Limited to 250 copies of which this is signed, numbered copy 185.

Full color end papers of a Mylius work; A FINE COPY, hand bound in faux leather. Magnum Opus Hermetic Sourceworks series 19. Edited, with a commentary, by Adam McLean. Translated By Patricia Tahil. Twenty eight alchemical engravings. 130 pages. Octavo. ... more

Price: $188.00

Magnum Opus Hermetic Sourceworks, 1980. Number three in the series, this 81/250 signed and hand bound by Adam McLean.

A FINE VOLUME bound in full faux leather with the characteristic darkening of the pastedowns in the early volumes of this remarkable series. Edited, with a Commentary, by Adam McLean. With all plates and illustrations HAND COLORED by Mr. McLean, printed on blue paper. Most copies are uncolored, making this... more

Price: $866.00

London: A. Reader, 1891. FIRST EDITION.

Original publisher's printed and lined parchment colored paper over boards; title and illustration printed red on front panel. light wear; else, A FINE COPY. [vi], 134 pages, plus two page catalogue. Small octavo. ... more

Price: $144.00

New York: Bounty, [1973].

Very Good cloth copy in dust jacket. 193 illustrations, 33 in full color. 128 pages. 4to. ... more

Price: $28.50

Basle: Ciba Review, 1961.

Light rubbing; name on front panel; else, A FINE COPY. Excellent Forbes material on the Pots of Geber's Cooks, use of alchemy in color dyes, and a study of modern chemistry in comparison to the alchemical tradition. With rare plates including color plates from the 15th century "Ordinall". 48 pages.... more

Price: $33.00

London: Oriental Studies, 1930.

Old plate partially removed from front wrapper; internals very good or better without markings; binding firm; academic wraps; VERY GOOD. First article by Arthur Waley titled, "Notes on Chinese Alchemy." 277 pages. Tall 8vo. ... more

Price: $27.50