Occultism


This early works on Occultism is a comprehensive and informative study of Astrology, Palmistry, Thaumaturgic Art, Hypnotism & Mesmerism, and, The Occult Arts. It is a fascinating read with much of the information still useful and practical today. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Seeing there is a threefold world, elementary, celestial, and intellectual, and every inferior is governed by its superior, and receiveth the influence of the virtues thereof, so that the very original, and chief Worker of all doth by angels, the heavens, stars, elements, animals, plants, metals, and stones convey from himself the virtues of his omnipotency upon us, for whose service he made, and created all these things: wise men conceive it no way irrational that it should be possible for us to ascend by the same degrees through each world, to the same very original world itself, the Maker of all things, and First Cause, from whence all things are, and proceed; and also to enjoy not only these virtues, which are already in the more excellent kind of things, but also besides these, to draw new virtues from above.

Discover what the Renaissance scholar including copious extracts philosophy on magic from obscure or lost works by Pythagoras, Ptolemy, Plato, Aristotle, and many others knew about astrology, medicine, history, herbs, geography, animals, angels, devils, Witches, charms, the weather, and a host of other subjects 

·Gain immediate reference to a vast amount of arcane, but completely annotated, magical material 

·Find corrected drawings of seals, sigils, and magic squares, and correctly represented geomantic figures 

·Explore the practical Kabbalah, geomancy, the magic squares, the elements, the humors, and the Soul of the World 

·Consult the new Biographical dictionary for background on each of the hundreds of writers and historical figures referred to by Agrippa 

·Consult the new Geographical Dictionary for data on referenced rivers, mountains, nations, cities—many of which now carry different names. 






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