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The Magicians of the Golden Dawn: A Documentary History of a Magical Order, 1887-1923 by Ellic Howe

Magicians of the Golden Dawn: A Documentary History of a Magical Order, 1887-1923 - Ellic Howe

 



Description: The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn (more commonly, the Golden Dawn) was an organization devoted to the study and practice of the occult, metaphysics, and paranormal activities during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Known as a magical order, the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn was active in Great Britain and focused its practices on theurgy and spiritual development.

CHAPTERS
1. Suspect Documents
2. The Rosicrucian Society of England
3. The Three Chiefs
4. The Golden Dawn in the Outer 1888-96
5. Some Initiates
6. The Second Order
7. The Second Order Diaries 1892-3
8. Magical Operations
9. Uneasy Relationships 1893-6
10. The Petition
11. The Magical Progress of Frederick Leigh Gardner
12. Complications Galore
13. Before the Crisis 1897-9
14. Rebellion in London
15. The Battle of Blythe Road
16. The Interregnum
17. The Stella Matutina
18. All Ends in Confusion

Probably a bio on Crowley would contain this information on the society and there would be some laughs to be had.



A month of Halloween 2015 reads:

#1: 3* Nobody True by James Herbert: fraudio
#2: 4* The Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard: fraudio
#3: 1* Brain Child by John Saul: fraudio
#4: 3* Domain (Rats #3) by James Herbert: fraudio
#5: 3* The Mourning Vessels by Peter Luther: paperback
#6: 2* The Doom of the Great City: ebook short-story
#7: 5* Long After Midnight by Ray Bradbury: fraudio
#8: 5* The Dead Zone by Stephen King: fraudio
#9: CR The Chalice: hardback
#10: WL Seven Gothic Tales
#11: CR Tales of Men and Ghosts: gutenberg
#12: 2* Shattered by Dean Koontz: fraudio
#13: 5* The Dunwich Horror: e-book: gutenberg
#14: CR Death At Intervals: paperback
#15: 3* Alone: gutenberg
#16: CR The Shunned House: gutenberg
#17: CR The Thing on the Doorstep: ebook
#18: CR Shadows by Saul: fraudio
#19: CR Precious Cargo: paperback
#20: CR The Magicians of the Golden Dawn: ebook