The Occult Review July - December 1913
Shirley, Ralph (Editor)
William Rider and Sons
Half-leather. Marbled boards with matching endpapers. Spine tender but re-enforced with kozo paper at outer hinges. Loss to head of spine. Bottom spine and board ends rubbed. Bookbinder sticker to second endpaper. Mild soiling to upper textblock. Good. 374p.
6 months of The Occult Review magazine bound together. The Occult review published extensive reviews of the periodic literature and books of interest to Occultists. It offered a wide range of Occult topics which included telepathy, hauntings, spiritualism, hypnotism, alchemy, astrology, and other Hermetic subjects. It’s monthly publication ran from 1905-1951 and it’s contributors were a veritable Who’s Who of the Occult world from that period.
Articles include: Architectural Symbolism by Stanley Redgrove; Occultism and the Modern Theatre also by Stanley Redgrove; The Lore of Precious Stones by Mina H. Scott; Psychical Research and the Study of Dreams by J. Arthur Hill; and On the Science and Art of Praying by Francis Mayer among many others.