WorldCat Identities

Fortune, Dion

Overview
Works: 77 works in 438 publications in 10 languages and 2,174 library holdings
Genres: Miscellanea  History  Folklore 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BF1411, 133
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Most widely held works by Dion Fortune
The mystical Qabalah by Violet M Firth( Book )

93 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dion Fortune's The Mystical Qabalah remains a classic in its clarity, linking the broad elements of Jewish traditional thought with both eastern and western philosophy and later Christian insights. This revised edition includes an additional chapter of Fortune's original writing, and editorial update for contemporary readers, and a foldout with Tree of Life diagrams to facilitate study of the text
Psychic self-defense by Violet M Firth( Book )

36 editions published between 1930 and 2001 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After finding herself the subject of a powerful psychic attack in the 1930's, famed British occultist Dion Fortune wrote this detailed instruction manual on protecting oneself from paranormal attack. This classic psychic self-defense guide explains how to understand the signs of a psychic attack, vampirism, hauntings, and methods of defense. Everything you need to know about the methods, motives, and physical aspects of a psychic attack and how to overcome it is here, along with a look at the role psychic elements play in mental illness and how to recognize them. This is one of the best guides to detection and defense against psychic attack from one of the leading occult writers of the 20th century."--Publisher description
What is occultism? by Violet M Firth( Book )

23 editions published between 1929 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV> Offers the reader an in-depth look at what occultism can be to the rational and well-trained practitioner. Fortune presents a clear discussion, sweeping aside our cultural assumptions and stereotypes. She is able to place occultism in its proper place asa philosophy that employs scientific and rational methodology to explore the meaning of life, while retaining religious overtones. She reveals the heart of occult ethics and ideals that occult research seeks to aid people in achieving enlightenment. </DIV>
The cosmic doctrine by Violet M Firth( Book )

21 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV> Over seventy-two years ago, beginning at the Vernal Equinox in Glastonbury, Fortune started receiving communications from the Inner Planes concerning the creation of the universe, the evolution of humanity, natural law, the evolution of consciousness, and the nature of mind. This is her record, in a revised edition, and includes previously unpublished material that is still relevant today! </DIV>
The Esoteric orders and their work by Violet M Firth( Book )

17 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esoteric Orders and their Work examines how and why esoteric schools have restricted admission to their secret societies and orders, and shrouded their practices in mystery. The knowledge guarded by these schools--passed down through the ages, and revised from time to time by great teachers--is a secret traditional science that studies the causes that lie behind observable phenomena. Dion Fortune reveals every aspect of these secret organizations and the training they offer to initiates. Revised edition contains a new introduction by Gareth Knight, and an index
Through the gates of death by Violet M Firth( Book )

18 editions published between 1932 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Onthullingen over het mystieke leven na de dood
Glastonbury--Avalon of the heart by Violet M Firth( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of Glastonbury that remains one of the most evocative and poignant accounts of this wild yet holy place; a power center polarizing with distant Jerusalem and linking and harmonizing the Christian way with the primeval and pagan past of England
Applied magic by Violet M Firth( Book )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contents 1. The Occult Way 2. Some Practical Applications of Occultism 3. The Group Mind 4. The Psychology of Ritual 5. The Circuit of Force 6. The Three Kinds of Reality 7. Non-humans 8. Black Magic 9. A Magical Body 10. The Occult Field Today 11. Esoteric Glossary
The machinery of the mind by Violet M Firth( Book )

16 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The training & work of an initiate by Violet M Firth( Book )

14 editions published between 1930 and 2000 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Training and Work of an Initiate shows how, from ancient Qabalistic, Greek, and Egyptian roots, the Western Esoteric Systems have an unbroken initiation tradition that has been handed down from adept to neophyte. In this book, Dion Fortune indicates the broad outlines and underlying principles of these systems, illuminating an obscure and greatly misunderstood aspect of the path. Thanks to her teaching, even those who cannot give their lives to the pursuit of esoteric science can still evolve a philosophy of life and discover their individual relationship to the cosmic whole. Revised edition contains a new introduction by Gareth Knight, and an index. Dion Fortune is a celebrated teacher of the Western Mystery Tradition. She founded a study group, The Society of Inner Light, which is still active in London today. She died in 1946
Dion Fortune's Sane occultism ; and, Practical occultism in daily life by Violet M Firth( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dion Fortune's esoteric orders and their work ; and, The training and work of an initiate by Violet M Firth( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dion Fortune's Applied magic ; and, Aspects of occultism by Violet M Firth( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avalon of the heart by Violet M Firth( Book )

6 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to ritual magic by Violet M Firth( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The problem of purity by Violet M Firth( Book )

7 editions published between 1928 and 1985 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dion Fortune's book of the dead by Violet M Firth( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Other Books by Dion Fortune; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; About the Author
Spiritualism in the light of occult science by Violet M Firth( Book )

7 editions published between 1931 and 1949 in English and Dutch and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dion Fortune's The cosmic doctrine by Violet M Firth( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More violets. A child's thoughts on nature in verse and prose by Violet M Firth( Book )

4 editions published between 1906 and 2015 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Psychic self-defense
Alternative Names

controlled identityFortune, Dion

Evans, Violet Mary Firth 1890-1946

Evans, Violet Mary Firth, 1891-1946

Firth, Violet 1890-1946

Firth, Violet M.

Firth, Violet M. 1890-1946

Firth, Violet M., 1891-1946

Firth, Violet Mary.

Firth, Violet Mary 1890-1946

Fortune, Dion

Фёрт, Вайолет Мэри

포춘, 다이안 1891-1946

포춘, 다이온 1891-1946

フォーチュン, ダイアン

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Psychic self-defenseWhat is occultism?The cosmic doctrineThe Esoteric orders and their workThrough the gates of deathGlastonbury--Avalon of the heartApplied magicThe machinery of the mind