Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only. An Encyclopaedia of Occultism has ratings and 8 reviews. Cwn_annwn_13 said: This book is exactly what the title says it is. Spences Encyclopedia of O. Volume one of a two volume set. Vol. A-L. A compendium of information on the occult sciences, magic, demonology, superstitions, spiritism, mysticism.

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Find Rare Books Book Value. Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Lwwis this book, Spence theorized that the original Britons were descendants of a people that migrated from Northwest Africa and were probably related to the Berbers and the Basques. Encased in a heavy cardstock slip case, showing light rubbing and general shelfwear throughout. New Hyde Park, New York: Tight, bright and clean.

Spence is an industrious writer, and, even if he fails to convince, has done service in marshalling the evidence and has produced an entertaining volume which is well worth reading.


Illustrations on slick paper at front. Enncyclopedia clean tightly bound copy.

Brown cloth and boards. You name it, it’s probably got a listing in this work. Light rubs to the spine points. Sign In Register Help Cart. If you have just one occult book around for research, consider making it this one. First Edition, First Printing. Spence’s researches into the mythology and culture of the New World, together with his examination of the cultures of western Europe and north-west Africa, led him almost inevitably to the question of Atlantis.

An Encyclopaedia Of Occultism

Charlotte pembroke rated it it was amazing Dec 25, Cloth boards show some extremity wear, rubbing, with light mottling. Ex-library with the usual stamps. Used book in good condition. Second Story Books Published: Books by Lewis Spence.

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Originally published, Very large, heavy softcover with gold and black wrappers, more than entries, 40 plates, ov. Mild foxing of a few pages- else clean, tight, white. Mild Wear to book. He compiled A Dictionary of Mythology and numerous additional volumes. In slipcase, reprint of original edition.

The first section of the book before the title page is illustrated with black and white picture’s. Sara Blevins rated it really liked it Apr 01, Jonathan Williams rated it it was amazing Jul 24, Occultism — Encyclopedias — Dictionaries. An encyclopaedia of occultism: Covers bright and clean.


An Encyclopaedia of Occultism by Lewis Spence

Hardback in slipcase; like new condition. University Books, Inc, Over his long career, he published more than forty books, many of which remain in print to this day. A wonderful reference book on many aspects of psychic phenomena.

The book come’s with a box to slide the book into for keeping the book clean and protected. These works, amongst which were The Problem of Atlantis and History of Atlantiscontinued the line of research inaugurated by Ignatius Donnelly and looked encycloopedia the lost island as a Bronze Age civilization, that formed a cultural link with the New World, which he invoked through examples he found of striking parallels between the early civilizations of the Old and New Worlds.