This is the first critical English translation of Éliphas Lévi's Preliminary Discourse to the second edition of his famous Dogma and Ritual of High Magic, published in 1861. It is a Discourse on Gnostic Kabalah: the Human Verb, the Divine Verb and Divine Humanity. It is presented in a Bilingual format (English side-by-side with the original French) with copious footnotes and a sizable Editor's Appendix.
Lévi mentions the Preliminary Discourse in his correspondence with his student Baron Spédalieri, saying:
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