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Waite, Arthur Edward 1857-1942

Overview
Works: 427 works in 1,650 publications in 5 languages and 12,802 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Romances  Bibliography  Encyclopedias  Biography  Dictionaries  Sacred books  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Creator, Photographer, Compiler, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: BF1879.T2, 809.93
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A new encyclopaedia of Freemasonry (Ars magna latomorum) and of cognate instituted mysteries : their rites, literature, and history by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

58 editions published between 1920 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the history, literature, and myths of Freemasonry includes explanations of Masonic ritual and symbolism
The pictorial key to the tarot : being fragments of a secret tradition under the veil of divination by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

119 editions published between 1910 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV> The classic text for the Rider-Waite deck. Discusses the major and minor arcana, what each card means, reversed card meanings, and how to do a basic reading. </DIV>
The Holy Grail; the Galahad quest in the Arthurian literature by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1998 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The holy Kabbalah; a study of the secret tradition in Israel as unfolded by sons of the doctrine for the benefit and consolation of the elect dispersed through the lands and ages of the greater exile by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

47 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of magic : including a clear and precise exposition of its procedure, its rites, and its mysteries by liphas Lvi( Book )

54 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV> First published in 1913, this classic text is an invaluable source book on the history and practice of magic and occultism. The contents include: Magic of the Magi, Magic in Ancient Greece, the Kabalah, Primitive Symbolism, Mysticism, Oracles, Magical Monuments, Magic and Christianity, Pagan Magic, Kabalistic Paintings and Sacred Emblems, Sorcerers, Magic and Freemasonry, the Illuminati, and more. Illustrated. </DIV>
The book of ceremonial magic; the secret tradition in Goëtia, including the rites and mysteries of Goëtic theurgy, sorcery, and infernal necromancy by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

48 editions published between 1911 and 2014 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Edward Waite writes ""The Book of Ceremonial Magic"" as a newer and more accurate edition of his previous title ""The Book of Black Magic and of Pacts, "" written in 1898. As most ancient texts on magical literature are rare and hard to come by, it becomes very difficult for modern scholars to ascertain an accurate knowledge of ancient spells and rituals. Waite responds to this lack of accessible literature and approaches this text as a methodical and systematic account of magical procedures of the past. He remains faithful to the original sources before making any conclusions by way
The Brotherhood of the Rosy Cross, being records of the House of the Holy Spirit in its inward and outward history by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

29 editions published between 1924 and 1993 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hermetic and alchemical writings of Aureolus Philippus Theophrastus Bombast, of Hohenheim, called Paracelsus the Great : now for the first time faithfully translated into English by Paracelsus( Book )

19 editions published between 1894 and 2007 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1894 volume examines the works of Paracelsus the Great
A complete guide to the tarot by Eden Gray( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For centuries, the strange and beautiful tarot cards have been an endless source of mystery and fascination. One of the foremost authorities in the field reveals the intricacies of this ancient art. With detailed explanations, Eden Gray offers explicit advice about the three different methods of reading the cards, and using the tarot for divination and meditation. Both beginning students and advanced devotee will find in this book new insights into the ancient lore of the tarot. From the Paperback edition
Magic : a history of its rites, rituals and mysteries by liphas Lvi( Book )

45 editions published between 1896 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1896 volume contains a complete English translation of Eliphas Lévi's Dogme et Ritual de la Haute Magie
Lamps of western mysticism; essays on the life of the soul in God by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

16 editions published between 1923 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret tradition in alchemy, its development and records by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

29 editions published between 1926 and 2013 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complete history of alchemy revealing the subject as much more than the attempts in early science of turning base metals into gold or silver, this book goes about intimating the mystical experience underlying hermetic symbolism. It outlines some of the 'secret' inner meanings to alchemy - symbolism, metaphysics, and spirituality. This book contains a universe of information and is worthwhile reading for anyone wanting to know more on this engaging subject. Originally published in 1926
The real history of the Rosicrucians founded on their own manifestoes, and on facts and documents collected from the writings of initiated brethren by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

33 editions published between 1887 and 2012 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of black magic and of pacts, including the rites and mysteries of goëtic theurgy, sorcery, and infernal necromancy by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

39 editions published between 1898 and 2008 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV> The Secret Tradition in Goetia, including the rites and mysteries of Goetic therugy, sorcery and infernal necromancy. Completely illustrated with the original magical figures. Partial Contents: Antiquity of Magical Rituals; Rituals of Transcendental Magic; Composite Rituals; Key of Solomon; Lesser Key of Solomon; Rituals of Black Magic; Complete Grimoire; Preparation of the Operator; Initial Rites and Ceremonies; Descending Hierarchy; Mysteries of Goetic Theurgy; Mystery of the Sanctum Regnum; Method of Honorius. </DIV>
Braid on hypnotism; the beginnings of modern hypnosis by James Braid( Book )

13 editions published between 1899 and 1960 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hidden church of the Holy Graal : its legends and symbolism, considered in their affinity with certain mysteries of initiation and other traces of a secret tradition in Christian times by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

23 editions published between 1909 and 2013 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author was among the first to study western occultism as a spiritual tradition rather than as pseudoscience or religion. This 1909 survey of the Holy Grail legend weaves together the history of how a pagan folk-tale became a vital Christian allegory. Waite makes it a point to extensively describe all source texts of the Grail legend--employing readable yet interesting prose
The works of Thomas Vaughan by Thomas Vaughan( Book )

24 editions published between 1909 and 1991 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains a compendium of the works of 17th-century practical alchemist, mystical philosopher and visionary, Thomas Vaughan
The triumphal chariot of antimony by Basilius Valentinus( Book )

17 editions published between 1893 and 1992 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains a biography on the life, writings and alchemy practices of Basilius Valentinus, with commentaries by Kerckringius and Waite
 
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A new encyclopaedia of Freemasonry (Ars magna latomorum) and of cognate instituted mysteries : their rites, literature, and history
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Uaĭt, Artur Ėdvard 1857-1942

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The pictorial key to the tarot : being fragments of a secret tradition under the veil of divinationThe Holy Grail; the Galahad quest in the Arthurian literatureThe holy Kabbalah; a study of the secret tradition in Israel as unfolded by sons of the doctrine for the benefit and consolation of the elect dispersed through the lands and ages of the greater exileThe history of magic : including a clear and precise exposition of its procedure, its rites, and its mysteriesThe book of ceremonial magic; the secret tradition in Goëtia, including the rites and mysteries of Goëtic theurgy, sorcery, and infernal necromancyThe Brotherhood of the Rosy Cross, being records of the House of the Holy Spirit in its inward and outward historyThe hermetic and alchemical writings of Aureolus Philippus Theophrastus Bombast, of Hohenheim, called Paracelsus the Great : now for the first time faithfully translated into EnglishMagic : a history of its rites, rituals and mysteries