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181003. THOMAS ADY: A CANDLE IN THE DARK

1994 172pp Stevens Magic Emporium. Quarter leather. Top corners very lightly knocked else VG+. Ltd ed. 300 copies, this copy unnumbered. Facsimile of the 1655 edition. A treatise concerning the nature of Witches and Witchcraft. An early attempt to correct the mistranslations of Witch in Deuteronomy etc.£95.00


120501. PHILIP C. ALMOND: ENGLAND’S FIRST DEMONOLOGIST

1st 2011 246pp I.B. Taurus. NM in NM d/w. A study of Reginald Scot and his highly influential work “The Dscoverie of Witchcraft”, first published in 1584. £35.00


120614. SYDNEY ANGLO (ED): THE DAMNED ART

1st 1977 258 277pp Routledge & Kegan Paul. Top of pages sl. spotted else VG in VG d/w. Scholarly essays in the literature of witchcraft. Includes material on Malleus Maleficarum, The Discoverie of Witchcraft, Daemonologie etc. £25.00


140506. ANKARLOO & CLARK (eds): WITCHCRAFT AND MAGIC IN EUROPE VOL. 3 THE MIDDLE AGES

1st 2002 280pp Athlone Press h/b. No d/w as issued. NM. 3 lengthy essays; Karen Jolly on  Medieval Magic, Catharina Raudvere on Trolldom in Scandinavia and Edward Pedaters on The Medieval Church on Superstition, Magic and Witchcraft. £30.00


140507. ANKARLOO & CLARK (eds): WITCHCRAFT AND MAGIC IN EUROPE VOL. 4 THE PERIOD OF THE WITCH TRIALS

1st 2002 193pp Athlone Press h/b. No d/w as issued. NM. 3 lengthy essays; William Monter on Witch Trials in Continental Europe, Bengt Ankarloo on Witch Trials in Northern Europe and Stuart Clark on Witchcraft and Magic in Early Modern Culture. £30.00


181006. ANON:THE WONDERFUL DISCOVERIE OF THE WITCHCRAFTS OF MARGARET AND PHILLIP FLOWER

1970 Vance Harvey. Stiff card boards, no d/w as issued. Sl. spotting to page edges else VG. The Wonderful Discoverie of the Witchcrafts of Margaret and Phillip Flower, Daughters of Joan Flower Neere Beur Castle : Executed at Lincolne, March II. 1618. Who were specially arraigned &condemned before Sir. Henry Hobart, and Sir. Edward Bromley, judges of Assize, for confessing themselves actors in the destruction of Henry, Lord Rosse, with their damnable practises against others the children of the right Honourable Francis Earle of Rutland. Facsimile of a reprint of the 1619 pamphlet. £25.00


181007. JONATHAN BARRY: WITCHCRAFT AND DEMONOLOGY IN SOUTH-WEST ENGLAND 1640-1789

1st 2012 372pp Palsgrave Macmillan. Illus. Pictorial boards, no d/w as issued. NM. Includes the trial of the Bideford witches, the discourse of spirits in enlightenment Bristol etc.£30.00


1502057. ORRYELLE DEFENESTRATE BASCULE: SOLVE

Deluxe edition 2012 approx 80pp Fulgur 4to h/b. Quarter crushed black morocco, black boards. Hand made endpapers. Illus. throughout. Housed in black cloth slipcase. NM. Ltd ed 35/88, signed in black by the author. Third volume in the Tela Quadrivium series. £225.00


181009. HENRY BOGUET: AN EXAMEN OF WITCHES

1971 328pp Muller. d/w very faded on spine else VG+ in VG d/w. A reprint of the 1929 edition. “Drawn from various trials of many of this sect in the district of Saint Oyan De Joux..”£20.00


181010. LOIS BOURNE: CONVERSATIONS WITH A WITCH

1st 1989 220pp Hale. VG+ in VG+ (protected) d/w. A personal view on witchcraft from the high priestess of the Gardnerian Bricket Coven.£25.00


170805. WALTER BURKERT: SAVAGE ENERGIES

2013 110pp University of Chicago Press trade p/b. NM. Five essays dealing with the relationships between sacrificial ritual and myth in ancient Greece. £10.00


170507. MICHAEL BERTIAUX: VOUDON GNOSTIC WORKBOOK

Rev. ed. 2007 642pp Weiser 4to p/b. Illus. VG+. £20.00


130906. MICHAEL BERTIAUX: VUDU CARTOGRAPHY

Deluxe edition 2010 192pp Fulgur. Bound in half Morocco with buckram-cloth boards. Illus. inc. col. Housed in slipcase. VG+. Ltd. ed. 37/88. Vudu Cartography explores the mysteries of Vudu through chants, oracles, seances and a symbolic system of images. Fulgur postcard of Bertiaux artwork loosely inserted. £295.00


160503J. DAVID BETH (ed): ATUA

Deluxe ed. 2011 198pp Fulgur. Prof. illus. Quarter black Morocco. Gilt top edge. NM in NM d/w, housed in slipcase. Ltd. ed. 88 copies only. Voices from the Societe Voudon Gnostique. £195.00


170509. DAVID BETH (ed): ATUA

1st 2011 196pp Fulgur oblong h/b. Illus. Sl. knocked at edges else VG+ in VG+ d/w. Voices from the Societe Voudon Gnostique. Includes material by David Beth, Craig Williams, Hagen Von Tulien etc. £40.00


181011. RICHARD BOVET: PANDAEMONIUM

1951 192pp The Hand and Flower Press. No d/w. Multicoloured lettering on front board nice and bright. Covers sl. bumped but overall VG+. Ltd. ed. 846/1000. Introduction and notes by Montague Summers. Subtitled “The Devil’s Cloyster, being a further blow to modern sadduceism, proving the existence of witches and spirits.” First published in 1684. £60.00


181012. RICHARD BOVET: PANDAEMONIUM

1975 192pp EP Publishing. NM in NM d/w. Reprint edition. £25.00


181013. CHARLES BOWNESS: THE WITCH’S GOSPEL

1st 1979 160pp Hale. Illus. VG+ in VG+ (protected) d/w. £15.00


161004. THEO BROWN: THE FATE OF THE DEAD

1st 1979 118pp D.S. Brewer. VG+ in VG+ d/w. Published for the Folklore Society as part of their “Mistletoe Series.” A study in folk eschatology in the West Country after the reformation. Excellent material on folk ghosts, cunning men and conjuration. £48.00


171004. TRACY CABOT: INSIDE THE CULTS

1st 1970 Holloway House paperback. Illus. VG+. An illustrated guidebook to the world of weird. In reality, a collection of articles from various US men’s magazines. Includes Burton Wolfe on The Church of Satan, plus Manson etc. £25.00


180305. GIOVANNI CASACCIO & PATRICIA JOHNSTON (eds): MYSTIC CULTS IN MAGNA GRAECIA

1st 2009 372pp University of Texas. Illus. Knocked to top of boards and dust wrapper else NM in NM d/w. Collection of scholarly essays on Dionysus, Orpheus, Demeter, Isis and Mithras. £38.00


171204. MICHAEL CECCHETELLI: CROSSED KEYS

1st 2011 216pp Scarlet Imprint. Black cloth shot with goldenrod, charged with a dragon rampant sable, ensigned by the papal tiara and the keys of St Peter crossed in saltire, heraldic endpapers, ribboned. NM. aA chimeric binding of the Black Dragon and the Enchiridion of Pope Leo III by grimoire magician Michael Cecchetelli. £125.00


181014. JOHN COTTA: THE TRIALL OF WITCH-CRAFT

nd US 1990s 128pp The Nova Anglia Co hardback. No d/w as issued. VG+. Shewing the true and right methods of the discovery: With a confutation of erroneous ways. Facsimile of the 1616 edition. £50.00


150408. OWEN DAVIES: AMERICA BEWITCHED

1st 2013 289pp Oxford University Press. 16pp plates. NM in NM d/w. Interesting study of witchcraft after Salem. £14.00


161107. ALKISTIS DIMECH, PETER GREY & JAKE STRATTON-KENT (eds): AT THE CROSSROADS

Deluxe Compassed edition 2012 208pp Scarlet Imprint. Hand bound in full ivory goatskin charged with a stang swarmed by a quartet of blind debossed devils; oxblood & iron custom marbled ends. Housed in white slipcase. Ltd. ed. 9/64. At the Crossroads tells the stories of what happens when the Western magical tradition encounters the African Diaspora and Traditional religions, and vice versa. Includes material by Humberto Maggi, Stephen Grasso, Nicholaj Frisvold, Conjureman Ali etc. £295.00


101010. CLAIRE FANGER (ed): CONJURING SPIRITS

1st 1998 284pp Sutton. Illus. Closed tear on bottom rear of d/w else VG+ in VG d/w. Selection of texts of medieval ritual magic. £35.00


151013. PER FAXNELD & JESPER PETERSEN (eds): THE DEVIL’S PARTY

1st 2013 289pp Oxford University Press trade p/b. NM. Good collection of essays on Satanism in modernity, including sections on LaVey, Temple of Set and modern ‘left hand path’ groups. £20.00


140514. SYLVIA FEDERICI: CALIBAN AND THE WITCH

3rd 2009 285pp Autonomedia trade p/b. Illus. NEW. Women, the body and primitive accumulation. £14.99


FINE MADNESS SOCIETY

161117. [-] FRATER ACHAD: THE WHEEL OF THE TAROT

310 x 310mm print 2006 Fine Madness Society. Ltd. ed. 24/77. Includes 4pp booklet with dedication and signed by Clive Harper. A reproduction of print that was advertised in 1922 but never published. A design showing astrological and cabalistic attributions of all the cards with their true titles. £50.00


161118. [-] F.H. AMPHLETT-MICKLEWRIGHT: ALEISTER CROWLEY, POET AND MYSTIC

nd (2009) 18pp Fine Madness Society A5 stapled booklet. Pale blue covers and contents. NM. Ltd. ed. 23/100. Reprint of an article from the Occult Review. Also includes a biographical account of Amphlett-Micklewright. £50.00


180325. S.K. MENDOZA FORREST: WITCHES WHORES AND SORCERERS

1st 2011 232pp University of Texas Press. NM in NM d/w. The concept of evil in early Iran. Material on exorcisms, the evil eye and of course, the predominance of ‘evil’ in females. £30.00


180407. NICHOLAJ DE MATTOS FRISVOLD: POMBA GIRA & THE QUIMBANDA OF MBUMBA NZILA

Deluxe Ed. 2011 232pp Scarlet Imprint. Quarter bound in speckled crimson goatskin, silk boards, custom marbled endpapers. NM in NM slipcase. Ltd. ed. 13/70. £495.00


181006. NICHOLAJ DE MATTOS FRISVOLD: EXU

1st 2012 336pp Scarlet Imprint. Illus. by Enoque Zedro. Black moiré boards with sunken letterpress panel, red embossed endpapers. NM. Ltd. ed. 410/769. Exu & the Quimbanda of Night and Fire. £150.00


171024. NICHOLAJ DE MATTOS FRISVOLD: POMBA GIRA

1st 2011 216pp Scarlet Imprint. Ltd. ed. 464/769. Pomba Gira and the Quimbanda of Mbumba Nzila. £95.00


180526. NICHOLAJ DE MATTOS FRISVOLD: OBEAH

1st 2013 88pp Hadean Press. d/w creased on inside flap else NM in NM d/w. A study of Obeah. £10.00


181022. GERALD GARDNER: WITCHCRAFT TODAY

Rpt. 1956 164pp Rider. Illus. VG+ in VG+ (protected) d/w. Introduction by Margaret Murray. A superb copy of the book that was instrumental in initiating the modern witchcraft revival. £95.00


151205. GEMMA GARY: TRADITIONAL WITCHCRAFT

Rpt. 2013 224pp Troy trade p/b. Illus. NM. A Cornish Book of Ways. £10.00


181023. MARION GIBSON (ed): WOMEN AND WITCHCRAFT IN POPULAR CULTURE 1560-1715

1st 2007 378pp Ashgate Press. Illus. No d/w as issued. Sl. knocked at edges else VG+. An excellent series of facsimile reprints of some rare pamphlets e.g. “A Most Wicked Worke of a Wretched Witch (1592)” etc. £75.00


181024. GEORGE GIFFORD: A DIALOGUE CONCERNING WITCHES AND WITCHCRAFTES

1931 approx 60pp Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press (Published for The Shakespeare Association). Some pages uncut. Plain white boards with red lettering on spine. VG. Facsimile of the 1593 edition. £35.00


170317. CARLO GINZBURG: THE NIGHT BATTLES

1st 1983 209pp Routledge Kegan Paul. White d/w sl. darkened else VG in VG d/w. Witchcraft and Agrarian cults in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. £35.00


170830. ALLEN H GREENFIELD: SECRET RITUALS OF THE MEN IN BLACK

2005 96pp trade p/b. Illus. NM. Occultism and ultra terrestrial forces. How secret societies all transmit similar mythologies of communication with higher beings. £10.00


170534. FRITZ GRAF & SARAH ILES JOHNSTON: RITUAL TEXTS FOR THE AFTERLIFE

2nd. 2013 284pp Rutledge trade p/b. Illus. NM. Orpheus and the Bacchic gold tablets. £18.00


1705327. SUSAN GREENWOOD: MAGIC, WITCHCRAFT AND THE OTHERWORLD

1st 200 236pp Berg. Illus. Pictorial boards, no d/w as issued. NM. An anthropological study. £20.00


151021. PETER GREY: THE RED GODDESS

2nd 2008 260pp Scarlet Imprint. White boards, Seal of Babalon impressed in red on front board, sl. soiled else VG+. Ltd. ed. 337/777. Scarlet Imprint postcard and business card loosely laid in £130.00


171026. GWYN: LIGHT FROM THE SHADOWS

1st 1999 238pp Capall Bann trade p/b. Sl. knocked at edges else VG. A mythos of modern traditional witchcraft. £12.00


181027. PETER HAINING (ed): THE WITCHCRAFT PAPERS

1st 1974 212pp Hale. Illus. VG in VG  (protected) d/w. Contemporary records of the Witchcraft Hysteria in Essex 1560 - 1700. £10.00


161120. JOHN HAMILL (ed): THE ROSICRUCIAN SEER

1st 2009 239pp Teitan Press. NM in NM d/w. Ltd. ed. 142/950 copies. The magical writings of Frederick Hockley. £20.00


180314. ROSS HAMILTON: STAR MOUNDS

1st 2012 312pp North Atlantic oblong p/b. Prof. illus. NM. Legacy of a Native American mystery. Serpent mounds and star lore. £8.00


181028. MICHAEL HARRISON: THE ROOTS OF WITCHCRAFT

1st 1973 278pp Muller. Illus. Errata slip loosely laid in. VG+ in VG (protected) d/w. Solid history with an interesting speculative chapter on the language of the witches. £20.00


150725. PHILIP HESELTON: WICCAN ROOTS

1st 2000 338pp Capall Bann trade p/b. Illus. VG+. Lengthy inscription by author to previous owner. Gerald Gardner and the modern witchcraft revival. £12.00


170833. A.C. HIGHFIELD: THE BOOK OF CELESTIAL IMAGES

1st 1984 144pp Aquarian trade p/b.VG+. Angelic and god-form images in ritual magic. Scarce. £20.00


180317. NIGEL ALDCROFT JACKSON: CALL OF THE HORNED PIPER

Rpt. 1995 116pp Capall Bann trade p/b. Illus. by the author. Slightly delicate binding (as with most Capall Bann titles) else VG+. Traditional craft and Cultus Sabbati mysteries. Jackson later dismissed his witchcraft works. £25.00


180318. NIGEL ALDCROFT JACKSON: MASKS OF MISRULE

1st. 1996 168pp Capall Bann trade p/b. Illus. by the author. Slightly delicate binding (as with most Capall Bann titles) else VG+. The Horned God and his cult in Europe. £25.00


181029. KING JAMES I: DAEMONOLOGIE

1924 approx 100pp Bodley Head hardback. Pages sl. browned else VG. Reproduction of Daemonologie (1597) and Newes from Scotland Declaring The Damnable Life And Death Of Doctor Fian, A Notable Sorcerer Who Was Burned At Edenbrough In January Last (1591). £40.00


180538. THOMAS KARLSSON: QABALAH, QLIPHOTH AND GOETIC MAGIC

2nd 2009 230pp Ajna. NM in NM d/w. This second edition lacks the illustrations from the first edition. £100.00


120931. RICHARD KIECKHEFER: FORBIDDEN RITES

1st 1997 384pp Sutton. Illus. VG in VG d/w. A study of a Necromancer’s maual of the fifteenth century. Includes a full translation plus commentary and analysis, along with facsimile reproductions of the manuscript. Scarce in h/b. £65.00


130549. RICHARD KIECKHEFER: FORBIDDEN RITES

2012 384pp Penn State Press trade p/b. Illus. NM. Complete translation and analysis of a necromancer’s manual of the fifteenth century. £15.00


150737. JACK & ANNA KILPATRICK: RUN TOWARD THE NIGHTLAND

1st 1967 196pp Southern Methodist University Press. Magic of the Oaklahoma Cherokee. An extremely scarce and very interesting study. The authors, themselves Cherokee, have collated numerous written scraps of magic, covering love, revenge, the evil eye etc. £135.00


180320. FRANCIS KING & STEPHEN SKINNER: TECHNIQUES OF HIGH MAGIC

1st nd 1970s 228pp C.W. Daniel. Possibly ex library though only one discreet stamped number on history page. Page edges sl. grubby else VG in VG+ (protected) d/w. £50.00


180322. E.A. KOETTING: IPSISSIMUS

1st 2011 140pp Leilah. Pictorial boards, no dust wrapper as issued. NM. For entertainment purposes only. £10.00


140520. FRANK KLAASSEN: THE TRANSFORMATIONS OF MAGIC

1st 2013 230pp Pennsylvania University Press. NM in NM d/w. Illicit learned magic in the later Middle Ages and Renaissance. Interesting academic study on the recording of (as the author sees it) two types of magic; image magic, which was recorded verbatim from manuscript to manuscript and ritual magic, which has been adapted and changed as it developed. £50.00


140523. HANS-JOSEF KLAUK: MAGIC AND PAGANISM IN EARLY CHRISTIANITY

2000 132pp T&T Clark trade p/b. NM. An interesting dissection of the Book of Acts. Material on Simon Magus, exorcisms etc. £6.00


181030. EMMANUEL LE ROY LADURIE: JASMIN’S WITCH

1st 1987 222pp Scolar Press. Lacks front end paper else VG in VG d/w. Study of a 16th century prose poem about a witch. The author links the poem with real people and events. £10.00


181031. C. L’ESTRANGE EWEN: WITCH HUNTING AND WITCH TRIALS

1st thus 1971 345pp Muller. Illus. VG+ in VG+ (protected) d/w. A facsimile copy of the original 1929 edition. Accounts of the indictments for witchcraft from the records of 1373 Assizes held for the home court AD1559-1736. £30.00


180539. GILLES DE LAVAL: SEFER YEROCH RUACHOT

1st 2014 338pp Aeon Sophia Press. Illus. NM. Ltd. ed. 118/200. Being a grimoire of lunar spirits who comprise the explicit name of Satan, expounding the mysteries of the moon. £75.00


180540. YURI LEITCH: GWYN

1st 2007 108pp The Temple Publications. NM in NM d/w. Ltd. ed. 135/500, signed by author. Ancient God of Glastonbury and key to the Glastonbury Zodiac. £40.00


180541. PETER LEVENDA: THE DARK LORD

1st 2013 330pp Ibis. NM in NM d/w. H.P. Lovecraft, Kenneth Grant and the Typhonian tradition in magic. £20.00


151204. CLAUDE LECOUTEUX: THE BOOK OF GRIMOIRES

1st US 2013 264pp Inner Traditions trade p/b. Illus. NM. General study of the themes of grimoires, with a few extracts. £8.00


151027. CHARLES G. LELAND: GYPSY SORCERY

1993 272pp Naylor 4to h/b. Illus. Gilt titling to front board. VG+. A facsimile copy of the first edition of Leland’s Gypsy Sorcery and Fortune Telling. £25.00


170843. MISHLEN LINDEN: TYPHONIAN TERATOMAS

2008 40pp Black Moon Publishing 4to p/b. VG+. The shadows of the abyss. Magic using Linda Falorio’s Shadow Tarot (see item 170821). £5.00


170845. JOSEPH C. LISIEWSKI: HOWLINGS FROM THE PIT

1st 2011 286pp Original Falcon trade p/b. NM. A practical handbook of medieval magic, Godetia and theurgy. £6.00


130953. VIOLET MACDERMOT: THE CULT OF THE SEER IN THE ANCIENT MIDDLE EAST

1st 1971 829pp Wellcome Institute. Sl. tear to top corner of d/w else VG+ in VG d/w. Absolutely mammoth and essential study. A contribution to current research on hallucinations drawn from Coptic and other texts. Much material on visions, demonic visits etc £75.00


120917. MICHAEL ALBION MACDONALD (ed): DE NIGROMANCIA OF ROGER BACON

1988 96pp Heptangle. Illus. Text in black, red and blue. VG+ in VG d/w. Translated from a 16th. century work on summoning and attributed to Roger Bacon. £295.00


101021. THOMAS E. MAILS: SUN DANCING

2nd. 1998 338pp Council Oak 4to p/b. Prof. illus. throughout. Inc. col. NM. The great Sioux piercing ritual. Fascinating record (by a retired Lutheran minister!) of the ritual probably best remembered from the film “A Man called Horse”. This ceremony took place in July 1974. £8.00


181032. ERIC MAPLE: THE DARK WORLD OF WITCHES

1st 1962 192pp Hale. Illustrated. VG+ in VG+ (superbly lurid) d/w (protected). Notable for an early mention of Canewdon and old George Pickinghill etc. £25.00


170327. BERNARD MEES: CELTIC CURSES

1st 2009 230pp Boydell Press. NM in NM d/w. Comprehensive study of Celtic cursing practices. £35.00


170548. RUTH MELLINKOFF: THE MARK OF CAIN

1st 1981 160pp University of California Press small hardback. Illus. VG in VG d/w. An interesting investigation into the Biblical Mark of Cain and its representation and meaning. £25.00


180542. ANDY MERCER: LIBER CORONZOM

1st 2015 188pp Aeon Sophia Press. Illus. NM. Ltd. ed. 15/200. An Enochian grimoire. £50.00


180326. ROBERT MORGA: GRIMOIRE OF EWAZ

6th edition 104pp Lulu small p/b. Illus. NM. Shittily reproduced dark fluff from a “Master Magus” £4.00


181033. MARGARET MURRAY: THE GOD OF THE WITCHES

1st 1thus 1952 212pp Faber & Faber. VG in VG (protected) d/w. £40.00


181034. [MARGARET MURRAY] CAROLINE OATES & JULIETTE WOOD: A COVEN OF SCHOLARS

1st 1998 101pp Folklore Society A5 stapled booklet. VG. Margaret Murray and her working methods. A scarce study. Loosely inserted in this copy are an original order form and an 8pp article (extracted from Folklore 105) titled “Margaret Murray: Who believed her and why” by Jacqueline Simpson. £40.00


181011. JOHANNES NEFASTOS: FOSFOROS

1st 2013 224pp Ixaxaar. Illus. NM in NM d/w. Ltd. ed. 1100 copies. “Study on the being and essence of satan.” £125.00


171055. VENETIA NEWALL: THE WITCH FIGURE

1st 1973 240pp Routledge & Kegan Paul. VG+ in VG d/w. Collection of folklore essays to celebrate the 75th birthday of Katharine Briggs. Includes The Divine Hag of the Pagan Celts by Anne Ross, Hostile Magic in the Icelandic Sagas by H.R. Ellis Davidson etc. £45.00


170328. DANIEL L. NEWMAN (Trans): THE SULTAN’S SEX POTIONS

1st 2014 approx 260pp Saqi. NM in NM d/w. Arab aphrodisiacs in the Middle Ages. Critical translation of a thirteenth century manuscript on elixirs and sexual positions etc. plus an essay on Arabic erotology and extensive appendices. £12.00


161022. [ROSALEEN NORTON] THE ART OF ROSALEEN NORTON

2nd. 1982 78pp Walter Glover 4to h/b. Prof. illus. inc. 4pp col. d/w sl. knocked at edges else VG in VG d/w. Ltd. ed. 284/1000. This scarce second edition contains 4 pages of colour not in the first or subsequent Weiser edition. Includes the poetry of Gavin Greenlees and introduction by Nevill Drury. £125.00


160243C. [ROSALEEN NORTON] THE ART OF ROSALEEN NORTON

2013 80pp Teitan Press 4to h/b. Prof. illus. in b/w. NM in NM d/w. Ltd. ed. 83/650. A facsimile copy of the original edition. With poems by Gavin Greenlees. £75.00


160245C. [ROSALEEN NORTON] THREE MACABRE TALES

1st 2010 64pp Teitan Press. Illus. NM in NM d/w. Ltd. ed. 233/666. Collection of occult fiction. £30.00


151029. TODD RAMON OCHOA: SOCIETY OF THE DEAD

1st 2010 313pp University of California Press. No d/w as issued. NM. Quita Manaquita and Palo Praise in Cuba. A study of Palo Mayombe. £35.00


171223. SHANI OATES: THE DEVIL’S SUPPER

Deluxe edition 2017 276pp Anathema. Fiscagomma “Shining Black” faux leather, blind deboss on the cover and on squared spine, colour interior, Neenah Red and Leno embossed endpapers. Illus. by Lupe Vasconcelos. NM. Ltd. ed. 30/150, limitation card signed by author loosely inserted. A critical enquiry into the devil in popular culture, past and present. £75.00


180332. [OCCULT FICTION] GRANT MORRISON: LOVELY BISCUITS

1st 1998 190pp Onerous trade paperback. NM. Extremely scarce collection of prose pieces from comics author/arch Alan Moore rival Morrison. £195.00


170334. LAUREN PAINE: THE HIERARCHY OF HELL

1st 1972 190pp Hale. Illus. VG in VG d/w. The concepts, location and contents of Hell. £10.00


181037. LAURAN PAINE: WITCHCRAFT AND THE MYSTERIES

1st 1975 192pp Hale. Ills. VG+ in VG+ (protected) d/w. £10.00


181038. JAMES PATERSON: A BELIEF IN WITCHCRAFT UNSUPPORTED BY SCRIPTURE

1st 1815 134pp D. Chalmers & Co. Quarter cloth, paper boards. Small leather label on spine. Boards browned and marked, pages browned, some spotting, binding sl. loose but intact. Overall G+ copy of a scarce title. £195.00


161134. STEVE PATTERSON: ART, MAGIC, ITHELL COLQUHOUN…

1st 2016 64pp Trenoweth Institute of Metaphysical Research A5 stapled booklet. Illus. NEW. Ltd. ed. 50 copies. Full title “Art, Magic, Ithell Colquhoun and an Alchemical Experiment in a Cornish Valley.” An account of ongoing experiments to evoke the Genius Loci of a Cornish Valley using the surrealistic techniques of Ithell Colquhoun. £7.50


181012. DALE PENDELL: SEEKING FAUST

1st 2014 60pp Scarlet Imprint. Illus. Golden ochre cloth, design in red stamped on front board. NM. Ltd. ed. 101/150. An alchemical comedy. £50.00


171056. NIGEL PENNICK: PRACTICAL MAGIC IN THE NORTHERN TRADITION

1st 1989 288pp Aquarian. Illus. Pages quite browned else VG in VG d/w. The magic of the Norse, Germanic, Frisian and Celtic peoples. £16.00


170330. T.K. PETERS: SEXUAL PRACTICES IN WITCHCRAFT AND BLACK MAGIC VOL. 2

1st 1971 192pp Secs Press trade p/b. Prof. illus. inc. col. NM. Not only do they not make them like this any more, they never did (at least in the UK). T.K. Peters is a pseudonym of Ed Wood Jr., best know as the director of “Plan 9 from Outer Space” and similar films and as the author of numerous sleaze paperbacks and articles. A photo illustrated guide. Let’s just say the focus seems to be on oral worship… Over 18s only. £25.00


121022. JOSEPH H. PETERSON (ed): GRIMORIUM VERUM

2007 240pp CreateSpace trad p/b. Illus. Sl. mark on top edge of pages else NM. A full translation of The True Grimoire, along with additional material from variant versions and the complete French and Italian texts. Essential. £12.00


130963. LYNN E. ROLER: IN SEARCH OF GOD THE MOTHER

1st 1999 380pp California University Press. Illus. NM in NM d/w. The cult of the Anatolian Cybele, or “Magna Mater” (Great Mother). Interesting academic study. £50.00


170871. RON SAKOLSKY & JAMES KOEHNLINE: GONE TO CROATAN.

1st 1993 382pp Autonomedia/AK trade p/b. Illus. NM. Origins of North American dropout culture. Fascinating collection of essays on visionaries, failed utopias, maroons and wild men. £10.00


181040. [MAXINE SANDERS] RICHARD DEUTCH: THE ECSTATIC MOTHER

1st 1977 174pp Bachman & Turner. Illus. VG+ in VG+ d/w. Portrait of Maxine Sanders, Witch Queen. Scarce biographical study. £125.00


180414. RUBY SARA (ED): MANDRAGORA

Deluxe ed. 2012 246pp Scarlet Imprint. Full antique goat, sunk coffin and copper blocking, handmade endpapers, copper edges. NM in NM slipcase. Ltd. ed. 9/32 signed and inscribed to previous owner. Further Explorations in Esoteric Poesis. Includes material by Peter Grey, Phil Legard etc. plus the work of 48 poets. £250.00


180543. RUBY SARA (ed): MANDRAGORA

1st 2012 246pp Scarlet Imprint. No d/w as issued. NM. Ltd. ed. 137/450. Further Explorations in Esoteric Poesis. Includes material by Peter Grey, Phil Legard etc. plus the work of 48 poets. £25.00


181041. REGINALD SCOT: THE DISCOVERIE OF WITCHCRAFT

1973 590pp EP Publishing. d/w sunned n spine else VG+ in VG d/w. A facsimile copy of the 1886 edition of this classic work. This edition is notable for the inclusion of the lengthy appendix “Discourse on Divels and Spirits.” £150.00


171066. SAYED IDRIES SHAH: ORIENTAL MAGIC

1st US 1957 206pp Philosophical Library. Illus. VG+ in VG d/w. A wide-ranging survey from Jewish and Babylonian magic to Iranian, Indian and Chinese occultism. £25.00


151207. ELIZABETH SHARPE: THE SECRETS OF THE KAULA CIRCLE

2012 128pp Teitan Press. NM in NM d/w. Ltd. Ed. 500 copies. The Secrets of the Kaula Circle, originally published in 1936, was not only one of the first books to introduce the secret Indian rituals associated with the Kaula or "Tantric" family to a Western audience, but was also almost certainly the first book of its kind to be written by a woman. £25.00


181042. GEORGE SINCLAIR: SATAN’S INVISIBLE WORLD DISCOVERED

1969 256pp Scholars Facsimiles & Reprints. No d/w as issued. VG+. Facsimile of the 1685 edition. £45.00


181018. STEPHEN SKINNER & DAVID RANKEN: A CUNNING MAN’S HANDBOOK

Deluxe ed. 2018 178pp Golden Hoard. Illus. Quarter leather. NM. Ltd. ed. 100 copies.This manuscript is a grimoire, a manual of practical magic, a sorcerer’s handbook.It is a composite grimoire drawn from a number of different sources. It is not the sort of grimoire which has a complete method of calling up a set register of spirits, like the Goetia, nor does it have a wide range of pentacles or talismans like the Key of Solomon. It is however quite special as it was also was a practising Cunning man's grimoire, a very interesting blend of learned and local village magic. It also contains a lot of critical astrological information (including its own set of astrological tables) which are an important part of magic. £75.00


161135. STEPHEN SKINNER: KEY TO THE LATIN OF DR. JOHN DEE’S SPIRITUAL DIARIES

1st 2012 307pp Golden Hoard. NM in NM d/w. A full translation of all the Latin text from the Casubon edition of Dee’s diaries. £35.00


180548. DOUGLAS SMITH: RASPUTIN

Uncorrected proof 2016 788pp Macmillan trade paperback. NM. Massive biography of Rasputin, faith, power and the twilight of the Romanovs. £10.00


180416. MARK ALAN SMITH: THE RED KING

Deluxe ed 2011 336pp Ixaxaar. Illustrated. Full bloodred goat, Cardinal Crown of Thaumiel gold s gold stamped on front board. All edges gilt. NM in NM slipcase. Ltd. ed. 15/66 with full page sigil and signature of author. £450.00


160257. K. STRATTON & D. KALLERES (eds): HECATE’S DAUGHTERS

1st 2015 534pp Oxford University Press. Pictorial boards, no d/w as issued. NM. Collection of 15 academic essays on women and magic in the Ancient world. Drawing on ancient plays, 1 Enoch, Tacitus Annals etc. Material by Fritz Graf and others. £68.00


090215. MARSHA KEITH SUCHARD: WHY MRS BLAKE CRIED

1st 2006 448pp Century. Illus. NM in NM d/w. An excellent study of William Blake and the sexual basis of spiritual vision. £15.00


181044. MONTAGUE SUMMERS: THE CONFESSIONS OF MADELEINE BAVENT

1st 1933 160pp The Fortune Press. Illus. Black boards (very slightly stained), gilt lettering to spine faded. Pages sl. browned. Front and flap of dust wrapper laid into rear boards. Overall VG. Impossibly rare Summers title. Only 1200 copies of this volume were printed, and in 1934 the publisher was prosecuted for obscene libel and unsold copies of the book were ordered destroyed. d’Arch Smith, Bibliography of Montague Summers B27. £595.00


181045. MONTAGUE SUMMERS: THE HISTORY OF WITCHCRAFT AND DEMONOLOGY

1st 1926 353pp Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Illustrated. No d/w. Gilt titling to spine bright, sl. knocks to board edges else VG. The Witch, demons and familiars, the sabbath etc. all get the breathless Summers treatment. £75.00


181046. MONTAGUE SUMMERS: WITCHCRAFT AND BLACK MAGIC

Rpt. 1953 228pp Rider. Ills. VG in VG (protected) d/w. £40.00


181023. ASKR SVARTE: GAP

1st 2017 204pp fall of Man. Black endpapers. Bound in aged dark brown leather. Cover embedded with the book's title and the Black Sun of Chaos symbol, both carved in Ash wood. NM. Ltd. ed. 46/72. A Left-Hand Path Approach To Odinism. £250.00


170343 GREG TAYLOR (ed): DARKLORE VOL. 9

1st 2016 280pp Daily Grail. Illus. NM in NM d/w. Ltd. ed. 666 copies. Includes essays on the secrets of the cult des hachischins by Mike Jay, Blair MacKenzie Blake on opening grimoires, John Reppion on English magic and the umpteenth reprint of Fossil Angels by Alan Moore. £20.00


101024. R. CAMPBELL THOMPSON: SEMITIC MAGIC

1st 2000 286pp Weiser. NM in NM d/w. Facsimile of the 1908 edition. £25.00


150753. E.B. TRIGG: GYPSY DEMONS AND DIVINITIES

1st 1975 238pp Sheldon Press. VG in VG d/w. The magical and supernatural practices of the gypsies. Preface by E.E. Evans Pritchard. Material on witches, the evil eye, devils etc. £25.00


180563. HAGEN VON TULIEN: POMBA GIRA - QUEEN IN RED

1st 2011 box set and prints. Box slightly splayed. Envelope housing prints sl. torn at top where opened, all components in NM condition. Ltd. ed. 1/18. A set of materials dedicated to Pomba Gira from the noted German artist. Comprises of three A4 prints of paper cut-outs and a 12pp booklet with images and a call to Pomba Gira, all housed in A4 envelope, together with small cardboard box with handprinted sigil containing a wooden disc with Ponto Riscado, edge gold-plated (stand included), a small red and black rosary, a card and a signed and numbered certificate, plus a red silk pouch. £150.00


180564. HAGEN VON TULIEN: POMBA GIRA - DEVOTION TO THE MUSE

1st 2012 two colour prints based on paper cut-outs, hand titled, numbered and signed on the back plus 4 postcard size Pontos Riscados in red and black. All materials mint, housed in plain white envelope. Ltd. ed. 10/22. £50.00


150402. WALTER E.A. VAN BEK: THE DANCING DEAD

2012 345pp Oxford University Press trade p/b. NM. Study of ritual and religion among the Kapsiki/Higi of North Cameroon and Northeastern Nigeria. £10.00


181024. VARIOUS: MARSH WIZARDS, WITCHES AND CUNNING MEN

1st 2008 97pp Caduceus Books hardback. Gilt titles and device on front board. No d/w as issued. Illus. NM. Ltd. ed. 59/100 copies. A Study of Cunning Murrell, George Pickingill and Witchcraft in 19th Century Essex. This work collects together five substantial articles describing folk magic in East Anglia; Arthur Morrison - A Wizard of Yesterday, Eric Maple - Cunning Murrrell, Witches of Canewdon, Witchcraft and Magic in the Rochford Hundred, Witches of Dengie. £150.00


180338. VEXIOR 218: GULLVEIGARBOK ART PORTFOLIO

1st 2010 42 x 30cm prints in folder. Folder slightly creased bottom right corner else NM. Ltd. ed. of 62. A series of 6 large images that were included in the Gullveigarbok. Also includes an envelope with a further 5 small card prints and a sigilised, signed card from Vexior. £200.00


161024. [VOODOO] SELDEN RODMAN & CAROLE CLEAVER: SPIRITS OF THE NIGHT

1st 1992 144pp Spring trade p/b. Illus. VG. Study of the Vaudun Gods of Haiti. £6.00


130582. [VOODOO] SHELDON WILLIAMS: VOODOO AND ART OF HAITI

ND 1971 112pp Morland Lee trade p/b. Prof. illus. inc. col. Dedication by author on title page. VG. Well illustrated study. £10.00


150756. A.E. WAITE: THE BOOK OF CEREMONIAL MAGIC, A COMPLETE GRIMOIRE

1961 338pp Citadel trade p/b. Illus. Creased spine else VG. Much material on the grimoires. £12.00


181052. JOHANN WEYER: WITCHES, DEVILS, AND DOCTORS IN THE RENAISSANCE

2nd 1998 790pp Medieval & Renaissance Tests & Studies. Illus. No d/w else VG+. An English translation of Weyer’s De Praestigiis Daemonum. £125.00


170569. STEPHEN R. WILK: MEDUSA

1st 2000 277pp Oxford University Press. Illus. Sl. knocked at bottom corners else VG+ in VG+ d/w. Solving the mystery of the Gorgon using an astrological approach. £25.00


181026. CRAIG WILLIAMS: CAVE OF THE NUMINOUS

1st 2014pp Theion Publishing. Illus. No d/w as issued else VG+. Ltd. ed. 540 copies. Tantric Physics 1. £95.00


170878. ABRAHAM VON WORMS: THE BOOK OF ABRAMELIN

2006 268pp Ibis Press. Illus. VG+ in VG+ d/w. A new translation, being a complete and modern translation from various extant manuscripts including a previously unpublished fourth part. £25.00


170879. GERHARD ZACHARIAS: THE SATANIC CULT

1st 1980 182pp George Allen & Unwin. Illus. Sl. mark to bottom of text block else VG in VG d/w. A history of the Satanic cult, translated from the German. £35.00



JOURNALS


130342. ABRAXAS ISSUE 2

Deluxe edition 2011 200pp Fulgur 4to h/b in d/w. Prof. illus. inc. col. Printed on varying types of paper. Grey cloth boards with image tipped on front board. NM in NM d/w. Ltd. ed. 200 copies. Includes a limited signed silk screen print by Barry William Hale. £175.00


181069. WITCHCRAFT VOL. 2. NO. 1

1973 78pp TNT stapled magazine. Prof. illus. inc. col. VG+. The Legend of the Black Mass, The Terror of the Tongs, Butcher of Rheinbach, Witchcraft in Germany, The Open Grave 1, The Crusader’s Revenge, The Land Time Forgot, The Law of the Bludgeon, The Boy & The Gypsies 1, The Silent Sufferers. £100.00


181070. WITCHCRAFT VOL. 2. NO. 2

1973 78pp TNT stapled magazine. Prof. illus. inc. col. VG+. Stonehenge, The Protectors, The Boy & The Gypsy 2, Witchcraft in Scotland, The Open Grave 2, The Trampling of Feet, A Night to Remember, Japanese Swords. £100.00


181071. WITCHCRAFT VOL. 2. NO. 3

1973 78pp TNT stapled magazine. Prof. illus. inc. col. NB Staples have been removed, VG+. The Protectors, Consort of the Devil, The Mango Tree, The Insider, Sexual Deviations, The Boy & The Gypsy 3, Cats, Toads, Weasels and Mice, The Question, The Strange Case of Father Gordel, The Devil, Twentieth Century Exorciser, Witchcraft and the Press, Tattooing, Operation Counter Witchery, The Legends and Jugglers of Morocco. £100.00


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