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Gilbert, R. A.

Overview
Works: 95 works in 235 publications in 4 languages and 4,646 library holdings
Genres: Short stories  Ghost stories  History  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Bibliography  Fiction  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Compiler, Composer
Classifications: PR1309.G5, 823.087330809034
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by R. A Gilbert
The Oxford book of English ghost stories by Michael Cox( Book )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of forty-two stories written between 1829 and 1968
Victorian ghost stories : an Oxford anthology by Michael Cox( Book )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of thirty-four English ghost stories written during the Victorian Era
The Oxford book of Victorian ghost stories( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A treat for all lovers of the traditional ghost story: here are thirty-five well-wrought tales of haunted houses, vengeful spirits, and spectral warnings from beyond the grave, each one of them guaranteed to generate 'the pleasurable shudder'."--Jacket
International investment by R. A Gilbert( Book )

10 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freemasonry : a celebration of the craft by John Hamill( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected letters : the private writings of the master of the macabre by Arthur Machen( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casting the first stone : the hypocrisy of religious fundamentalism and its threat to society by R. A Gilbert( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discussion of theme is insightful and accurate. The main focus of Gilbert's book is on the attitude demonstrated by many fundamentalist Christians towards other religions and groups, but mostly practitioners of the (notoriously difficult-to-define) "New Age" and "occult". Gilbert competently assails the legends and folklore that make up fundamentalist opposition to "demonic forces". Should be required reading for all fundamentalists
A.E. Waite : magician of many parts by R. A Gilbert( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A.E. Waite : a bibliography by R. A Gilbert( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Book of Enoch the Prophet by R. H Charles( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Being a book wherein secret mysteries are revealed including the lost Books of Noah, the Prophesies of Enoch, particulars of Demonology and Angelology, and visions of the Apocalypse."--Page 4 of cover
World freemasonry : an illustrated history by John Hamill( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elements of mysticism by R. A Gilbert( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and Japanese and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden dawn : twilight of the magicians : [the rise and fall of a magical order] by R. A Gilbert( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Golden Dawn scrapbook : the rise and fall of a magical order by R. A Gilbert( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rosicrucian seer : the magical writings of Frederick Hockley by Frederick Hockley( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astral projection, ritual magic, and alchemy : Golden Dawn material by S.L. MacGregor Mathers and others ; edited and introduced by Francis King ; additional material by R.A. Gilbert by S. L. MacGregor Mathers( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hermetic papers of A.E. Waite : the unknown writings of a modern mystic by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Golden Dawn companion : a guide to the history, structure, and workings of the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn by R. A Gilbert( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devil-worship in France, with, Diana Vaughan and the question of modern Palladism by Arthur Edward Waite( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of formation, or Sepher Yetzirah( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sepher Yetzirah, or Book of Formation, although very short, is probably the most important of the Kabalistic texts. Its secrets were passed on in the Hebrew oral tradition until it was written down in the 2nd century b.c.e. It lays out the principles of Kabalistic cosmology and the Tree of Life, how humankind (the microcosm) reflects the Divine (the macrocosm). It also sets forth the Hebrew doctrine of Logos--the creation of the world in numbers, letters, and sound. As such, it is a seminal text for all serious magicians. Stenring has made a word-for-word translation from several texts, cho
 
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The Oxford book of English ghost stories
Alternative Names
Gilbert G. A.

Gilbert R. A.

Gilbert, R. A. 1942-

Gilbert, Robert

Gilbert, Robert 1942-

Gilbert, Robert A.

Gilbert, Robert (Robert A.)

ギルバート, R. A

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Victorian ghost stories : an Oxford anthologyThe Oxford book of Victorian ghost storiesFreemasonry : a celebration of the craftCasting the first stone : the hypocrisy of religious fundamentalism and its threat to societyThe elements of mysticismThe Golden Dawn scrapbook : the rise and fall of a magical orderDevil-worship in France, with, Diana Vaughan and the question of modern PalladismThe book of formation, or Sepher Yetzirah