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Astrology & Occult

Douglas Hunt

Exploring the Occult
Pan Books  1971 2nd printing  gc 180mmx110x150gms 219pp ISBN: 0330026488 Illustrated front cover. Examines known facts on the subjects of hauntings, astral projection, hypnosis, telepathy, clairvoyance, levitation and many other aspects of existing, though unexplained, phenomena.
$5  

IVERSON Jeffrey

More Lives than one ?
Publisher: London: Pan Books, 1977; Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6 3/4 " - 7 3/4 " tall. Some slight shelf wear, pgs lightly tanned. O/w bk vg cond. wt200gms
 $4     Bookfinder $10
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Barbara Justason

A Complete Guide to Astrological Sex Signs
The Key to Understanding your Sexual Passions through the Stars
Arco Publishing NY 
1984 pb 286 pp
ISBN 0668058994  230mmx150mmx450gms covers  creased but clean and firm inside
$8  

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Jerryl L.Keane

Practical Astrology
How to Make it work for you
Parker Publishing NY
1976 5th printing pb gc 240 pages  210mmx130mmx300gms
bibliography, ephemeris, bw diagrams. Or yellow papered boards (hardcover). Some edge wear to jacket with short tears and several small chips. Comprehensive introduction to all aspects of practical astrology including invariable factors; erecting your own chart; how to progress your chart; how to check transits; what the planets mean; what the aspects mean; what the degrees mean and a 70 page ephemeris.
$10  
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $20
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Louis Macneice

Astrology
Spring Books London 1964 1ed HB no dj dark grey cloth stained on fc. 250mmx170mmx1.1kg  351 pages. This lavishly illustrated book offers chapters on the planets, the signs of the zodiac, and the anatomy of the horoscope. The reader is shown how to make his own horoscope, and how to use it to assess his life and actions. Includes an Index. The last work of MacNeice - poet, playwright, and scholar - a comprehensive and authoritative survey of astrology, with a step-by-step guide to preparing and interpreting horoscopes.
$10  
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $10- 33
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Witches and Witchcraft - 7 Books

Harry B. Wright

Witness to Witchcraft
Corgi 1964 pb gc  191 pp  180mmx110x150gms some foxing Author's dedication: "This book is respectfully dedicated to the two men who have influenced me most deeply: The late Joao Alberto Lens de Barros, founder of the Fundacao Brasil Central for the Economic Development of the Matto Grosso of Brazil; and Jon Alden Mason, Ph.D., of the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania
$5  
 

Harrison Ainsworth

The Lancashire Witches
Morten
, 1976. 0859720241 1st in this edition. Good pbk. Pages browned. Light wear to the covers. Cover illustration by Albin Trowski. ISBN 0859720241. First 5 pages missing
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $8.50

 

June Johns

King of the Witches - The World of Alex Saunders
Pan
London 1969 12mo - over 6�" - 7�" tall Mass Market Paperback Good Paperback. Worn condition. Numerous illus of naked witches ..
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $10

Louis Pauwels and Jacques Bergier

The Dawn of Magic
Panther
1964 Paperback Good This book unveils a world where medievil magicians are far in advance of their contemporaries and ordinary folk today are as mystified by scientist's hypnotheses as primitive tribes are by the wonders
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $15

Gelie Duncan

Living Witchcraft
Horwitz
  2000 1st Ed. 12mo - over 6�" - 7�" tall Mass Market Paperback GoodA vivid account of witchcraft at large in the world. Scarce title, scarcer in the Horwitz edition
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $28

Pennethorne Hughes

Witchcraft
Pelican
1965 pb.236pp.+4pp. ads., b&w ills., bibliography, index. Previous owner's name on ffep, spine creased, otherwise near-VG.Historical study of witchcraft.
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $13

Robert Goldston

Satan's Disciples
Ballantine Books
1962 1st Ed pb. "A modern history of Satanism and Witchcraft from the middle ages to the present day." A paperback original. (Occult, Supernatural, Witchcraft.)
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $20

The Lot $35

 

Astrology, Fortune Telling etc - Six Books

Douglas Hunt

Exploring the Occult
Pan
1964 pb 1st Ed. Provocative and intelligent - a book to startle the skeptics. 219pp. Advertisements. Size: 18cm / 7"
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $7


Charles Neilson Gattey

They Saw Tomorrow
Seers and Sorcerers from Delphi Till Today
Panther
1980 pb .Nostradamus, Cagliostro, Cheiro, The Pythia of Delphi, etc.
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $7


Ronald C. Davidson

Astrology
Arco
1963 1st Ed. HB dj. 175pp gc some end spotting. With instructions for interpreting horoscopes
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $30


Agnes M Miall

The Book of Fortune Telling
Crescent
1972 hb 334 pages covers marked and spine  part detached but complete po inscrp.Originally published in 1951 as Complete Fortune Telling. Glossy laminate cover. Index "The Book of Fortune Telling gives comprehensive instruction on a selection of the most popular of these ancient arts". 750gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall;  .
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $25


Peter Haining

Superstitions
Treasure Press 1991 reprint hb no dj illus covers. 175 pp + Index. Insight into the illogical belief into superstitions, with many anecdotes,the author goes into the factual history behind the fantastic world of superstition., folklore or simply historical events the development of our numerous mysterious concerns, beliefs and concepts; superb black & white illustrations, overall vgc
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $14


Time Life Books

Psychic Voyages
Time Life
1988 hb 144 pages. some condensation marks but all pages free and readable.Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Mysteries of the Past series. Numerous philosophies and religions belive the body and spirit exist seperately etc
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $9

 

The Lot $20

 
 

Christianity

The Theological Works Of The Most Pious and Learned Henry More D. D. Sometime Fellow of Christ's College in Cambridge

Joseph Downing, London] 1708.

Frontispiece portrait of the author followed by the title page, Dedication in Latin, Introduction and the Preface pages i - xiv.
"Containing: An Explanation of the Grand Mystery of Godliness; An Enquiry into the Mystery of Iniquity. In Two Parts; A Prophetical Exposition of the Epistles to the Seven Churches in Asia; A Discourse of the Grounds of Faith in Points of Religion; An Antidote against Idolatry; An Appendix to the Antidote against Idolatry. To which are adjoin'd Some Divine Hymns. According to the Author's Improvements in His Latin Edition." Title, Dedication, 14 pages Preface, 856 pages, 2 endpapers. Condition: Both full brown calf covers are detached and are edge-worn. The brown calf spine is worn but attached. The last leaf with the endpapers are attached to the detached back cover. Pages numbers 377-378 and 387-388 are not used.The main text is well bound, crisp and very clean. Henry More (1614-1687) was a member of the Royal Society. He was one of the Cambridge Platonists who represents its mystical and theosophical side (11th Ency Brit.) This is the English version of Henry More's 1675 Latin edition with his improvements. Last page ie 855 and 856 is missing. pages 483 - 570 are darkened but entirely readable.

$400

     

James Hervey         (1714 - 1758)

Meditations and Contemplations
Volume 1 only of the 3rd Edition circa 1750.  leather bound worn and loose cover but inside clean with foxing. Some pages in the front are missing hence date and publisher not shown. 180mmx105x260gms. First page is an "Advertsement to the Third Edition" and top of this page has been cut away. Next pages are numbered "v" to xxvi. 209 numbered pages follow. There are various verses in praises of the author and some of these are dated. The latest of these is dated Aug.25 1750 from Peter Whalley of Northampton. The contents includes Meditations among the Tombs, Reflections on a Flower Garden, A Descant upon Creation.
$50
        

C.Haynes

What is Coming
Sign Publishing 
hb red cloth covers worn and very outer spine missing no date  220mm x 140mm wt 900gms. n.d.; c1920s.cloth-bound Signs Publishing,Warburton Australia.Gilt title and gilt illust on front cover,plates.Prophecy in light of pre WW2 days.Doomsday,Armageddon etc252pp
$8  Bookfinder $17+

KEMPIS       Thomas A

Of the Imitation of Christ
Pub. George Harrap London.Hardcover, green cloth with leath spine and corners,201 pages, Gems of the Master Writers Series 160mm x 110mm Wt 200gms. Binding very tight. some marks on cloth see pic. Tissue over frontispiece. A very nice little edition of this famous book.
$10  Bookfinder $17+
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Amy Le Feuvre

Probable Sons
The Religious Tract Society London
undated c 1900 (1st edition perhaps) hb no dj green cloth ill cover.190mmx130mmx300gms 132 pp.GC clean and firm. small sticker ifc "Cummins library, 196, Stroud Green Road, London, N.4. Still in print today
$8  

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Long Ago in Bible Lands

Publisher John F Shaw(1928) co Ltd. London. This Ed c.1920.Good Cond. Some scuffing to cover. Gift Inscription dated 1920. Good Plus Hardback. Small Quarto. No date of publication is stated. The book comprises stories from the Bible which have been rewritten for children. Large print is used. There are 11 very attractive  colour plates by Ambrose Dudley, together with b/w illustrations by him. 255mm x 185xx wt 1.2kg

$25 Bookfinder $35+

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Harry Benjamin

Everybody's Guide to Nature Cure
Health for All Publishing London 
1937 third imp of 1st Ed hb black cloth damaged and outer spine missing repaired binding loose but clean inside 495pp 220mm x 140mm wt 800gms.Benjamin was a member of the British Association of Naturopaths. This book is said to be a "foundational naturopathic textbook..." A main thesis of the book is that, "Disease is nothing more or less than Nature's blind attempt at cure. It is the system's attempt to deal as effectively as it can under given conditions with factors which, through man's ignorance, folly, and self-indulgence, are causing impediment of function!" Benjamin "whole-heartedly recommended fasting for almost anything," according to Dr Andrew W. Saul at the http://www.doctoryourself.com web site. He continues, "Really hard-core nature-cure quacks (Saul uses the term affectionately and ironically), like Benjamin, uniformly hold to the doctrine that whatever is wrong with a body, systemic toxemia is the root cause and fasting is the real cure."
$30 Bookfinder $44

 
 
 
 
 
 

Eroticism

Paris Nights
The Merry Whirl of the World in Story and in Picture

Shade Publishing, Philadelphia December 1932. Volume 11 Number 5
First Edition. A good copy of this erotic magazine, in the original pictorial wrappers as issued, light wear and dustsoiling else a goodcopy of a scarce periodical. Contains a series of erotic stories illustrated with pen and ink drawings, and a central group of photographic nude and semi-clad poses. 64 pages stapled binding. Spine torn at top and Fc slight marks. For its age in GC. Articles by C.S.Montayne, Robert C.Shimmin
$25  Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $70
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Hypnotism

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Sexuality

Drugs, Aphrodisiacs and Sexuality - Three books

David Solomon and George Andrews

Drugs and Sexuality
Panther
1973 pb 430pp 180x110x400g fc a bit grubby and some condensation staining inside but basically clean and firm ISBN: 0586038515 "In the pages of this far-ranging anthology, the reader will come across accounts of the use of many different drugs in many sexual contexts. "
$   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $18
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Watson, Cynthia
Love Potions: A Guide to Aphrodisiacs
Optima UK 1993 First British Edition Large Duodecimo (12mo), approx. 7 " (190mm) tall. Soft Cover gc A clean and tightly bound paperback copy in good condition.
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $10

Stark, Raymond Dr N. D.
The Book of Aphrodisiacs
Stein & Day New York 1981 First American Edition HB no dj GC -- Natural Octavo- over 7" - 9" Tall Quarter Bound Red Cloth GoodXVI, 195 pp., including bibliography, common name index, and botanical index.
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $10

 

$15 the lot

Express postage $10 within Australia

Feminism and Female Sexuality - Nine Books ++
 

Express postage $10 within Australia
$20   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $70+
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Alex Comfort

More Joy
A Lovemaking Companion to the Joy of Sex
Penguin Books
1975 1st Australian Ed.hb dj (torn)  220 pages + index.Illustrated by Charles Raymond and Christopher Ross with 32 pages in color and more than 70 line drawings. Hardback. ISBN:014700455 270mmx190mmx1kg
$4   Bookfinder  $9

Drs. Norman Haire, A.Costler, A.Willy and others

Encyclopaedia of Sexual Knowledge
Encyclopaedic Press London
1965. 5 th reprint blue cloth silverfish damage dj clean inside po inscip whited out ifc 566pp bw pics 210mmx140mmx700gms
$15   Bookfinder $24 - $147+
     

Hugh Heffner

The Playboy Cartoon Album 7
Playboy Press
1980 sc More than 260 cartoons - 143 in full color; ARTIST INCLUDED - Buck Brown; Claude; Cochran; Dedini; John Dempsey; A. Erikson; Jules Feiffer; Ffolkes; Handelsman; S. Harris Hoest; Interlandi; Kiraz; B.Kliban; Bill Lee; Don Madden; Mal; Marty Murphy; Don Orehek; Raymonde Donald Reilly; Rodrigues; Brian Savage Shirvanian; Shoemaker; Dink Siegel; Silverstein; Smilby; Sneyd; Sokol R. Taylor; Vargas; Vip; Gahan Wilson; Rowland B. Wilson; *** Book Weight = 300 Grams; >>> RARE issue in this highly collectible series; An Original Owner collection UN-READ Copy.. First Collected Edition, PBO thus!. Soft Cover. AS NEW. Illus. by Buck Brown; Claude; Cochran; Dedini; John Dempsey; A. Erikson; Jules Feiffer; Ffolkes; Handelsman; S. Harris Hoest; Interlandi; Kiraz; B.Kliban; Bill Lee; Don Madden; Mal; Marty Murphy; Don Orehek; Raymonde Donald Reilly; Rodrigues; Brian Savage Shirvani. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall.
$20  
Bookfinder  $24 - $80 overseas
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Hugh Heffner

Australian Playboy January 1981
Australian Consolidated Press
1981 sc Interview with John Lennon and Yoko, Alvin Purple
$15   Bookfinder  $18+
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Dreams

 
 
 
 
 
 

Masonry

BROWNE C M

Nigerian Ritual
Pub A Lewis (Masonic Publishers)London 1952. Blue leather good 135mm x 90mm wt 200gms 200pages
$7   Bookfinder $16

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Jews &Judaism

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