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The Widow of Borley. A Psychical Investigation. NEAR FINE COPY IN UNCLIPPED DUSTWRAPPER

by (BORLEY RECTORY). Robert WOOD

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[1992]
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Duckworth,, [1992]. 8vo., First Edition, with plates; purple cloth, gilt back, a near fine copy in unclipped dustwrapper. The author investigates the involvement in the Borley canon of Lionel and Marianne Foyster who occupied Borley Rectory from 1930 to 1935.
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The Lost Continent of Mu. [Sixth Impression.] BRIGHT, CLEAN COPY IN DUSTWRAPPER

by James CHURCHWARD

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Published
1972]
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Neville Spearman,, 1972]. 8vo., Sixth Impression, with frontispiece and numerous illustrations and diagrams in the text; black cloth, gilt back, a very good, bright, clean copy in price-clipped dustwrapper.
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image of Cosmic Forces. as they were taught in Mu relating to the Earth. Volume Two. BRIGHT, CLEAN COPY IN UNCLIPPED DUSTWRAPPER

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Neville Spearman,, [1970]. 8vo., First Edition, with portrait frontispiece and numerous illustrations, charts (a number folding) and diagrams in the text; blue cloth, gilt back, a very good, bright, clean copy in unclipped dustwrapper, the latter lightly rubbed at edges.
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Traditions in Mysticism. NEAR FINE COPY IN UNCLIPPED DUSTWRAPPER

by M.P. PANDIT

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Published
[1987]
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Sterling, [New Delhi],, [1987]. 8vo., First Edition; pale blue cloth, backstrip lettered in darker blue, a near fine copy in unclipped dustwrapper.
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Folk-Lore Society,, 1909. 2 vols., 8vo., First Edition; original series cloth, gilt backs, a very good, bright, clean copy. SCARCE IN THE ORIGINAL FLS BINDING.
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£156.02
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Concering the More Certain Fundamentals of Astrology. NEAR FINE COPY

by Johannes KEPLER

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1988
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Sure Fire Press, [Edmonds WA],, 1988. 8vo., First Edition; pictorial wrappers, wire-stitched as issued, a near fine copy. SCARCE.
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Privately Printed,, n.d. [1870]. Sm. 8vo. First Edition with wood-engraved frontispiece neat personal name-stamp on blank preliminary and title; attractively bound in contemporary half calf purple cloth boards back with five raised bands ruled in gilt second compartment with red leather Privately published by the translator and almost certainly the sole edition. EXTREMELY SCARCE. … Read more
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image of Sacred Mysteries among the Mayas and the Quiches. Freemasonry in Times Anterior to the Temple of Solomon. Third Edition. BRIGHT, CLEAN COPY

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Macoy Publishing and Masonic Supply Company, New York NY,, 1909. 8vo., Third Edition, with portrait frontispiece (original tissue guard present), plates toned in sepia and illustrations in the text; original mustard cloth, upper board blocked in blind, gilt back, a near fine copy. With personal bookplate, and contemporary trade ticket of Watkins of Cecil Court London, on front free… Read more
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image of A Discourse on the Worship of Priapus, and its Connection with the Mystic Theology of the Ancients. (A new Edition). To which is added an Essay on the Worship of the Generative Powers during the Middle Ages of Western Europe. 675 COPIES WERE PRINTED

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[Charles Skilton,, 1952]. 8vo., on laid paper, with 40 plates; original blue half morocco, blue cloth sides, back with four raised bands ruled in gilt, second compartment with blue leather label framed and lettered in gilt, gilt top, marbled endpapers, a near fine copy. EDITION LIMITED TO 675 NUMBERED COPIES (THIS COPY NO. 638). Nice copy of… Read more
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Eternal Quest. With Foreword by Geraldine Cummins. IN UNCLIPPED DUSTWRAPPER

by John N. EAST

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[1960]
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Psychic Press,, [1960]. 8vo., First Edition; pale blue cloth, backstrip lettered in black, a very good, bright, clean copy in unclipped dustwrapper.
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Psychic Press,, [1960]. 8vo., First Edition; pale blue cloth, backstrip lettered in black, a very good, bright, clean copy in unclipped dustwrapper.
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image of History of Lodge of Harmony. No. 255 1785-1937 and Chapter of Iris No. 255 1807-1937. 150 COPIES WERE PRINTED

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Kenning & Son,, 1938. 8vo., First Edition, with a frontispiece and 72 plates on 40; original blue pebble-grain roan, upper board and backstrip blocked and lettered in gilt, gilt top, marbled endpapers, backstrip lightly rubbed at extremities else a near fine copy. EDITION LIMITED TO 150 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR (THIS COPY NO. 19). This copy is… Read more
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£171.12
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The Golden Bough. A Study in Magic and Religion. ABRIDGED EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER

by James George FRAZER

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1963
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Macmillan,, 1963. 8vo., original green cloth, upper board blocked in blind, gilt back, a very good, bright, clean copy in price-clipped dustwrapper, the latter mildly browned at backstrip. Frazer's masterwork first appeared in two volumes in 1890, with a second edition in three volumes in 1900. This abridged edition first appeared in 1922. 'While… Read more
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The Golden Bough. A Study in Magic and Religion. Abridged Edition. IN FULL MOROCCO

by James George FRAZER

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Published
1922
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£390.04

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Macmillan,, 1922. 8vo., First Edition thus, with a frontispiece toned in sepia, small neat contemporary signature on half-title; handsomely bound in full green morocco, back gilt with raised bands, pictorial gilt 'mistletoe' emblem from front board mounted on new leaf at front, uncut, a most attractive copy ideal as a gift or for presentation. Complete with 4pp publisher's catalogue… Read more
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The Golden Bough. A Study in Magic and Religion. Abridged Edition. IN FULL MOROCCO

by James George FRAZER

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1922
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Macmillan,, 1922. 8vo., First Edition thus, with a frontispiece toned in sepia, small neat contemporary signature on half-title; handsomely bound in full green morocco, back gilt with raised bands, pictorial gilt 'mistletoe' emblem from front board mounted on new leaf at front, uncut, a most attractive copy ideal as a gift or for presentation. Complete with 4pp publisher's catalogue… Read more
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Garnered Sheaves. Essays, Addresses and Reviews.

by James George FRAZER

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Published
1931
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Macmillan,, 1931. 8vo., First Edition; original cloth, gilt back, gilt top, uncut, backstrip lightly pulled at headband else a near fine copy. Collected essays covering folk-lore, burial customs, and tribal rituals from around the world by the author of 'The Golden Bough'. Besterman CCLIII.
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