Light overall edge and corner wear with light chipping, minor shelf rubbing. Light reading crease at spine edge. Two faint spine creases. Book is clean and binding is tight. 355 pp. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Complete with Updated Images and full color plates. (Please Note: The Celebration Edition of the Tarot of the Bohemians differs from the Jubilee Edition, in that the full color plates have been rendered in greyscale for affordability, and the cover has been changed to differentiate the two editions from each other. Otherwise, the text remains the same. ) THE Tarot pack of cards, transmitted by the Gypsies from generation. to generation, is the primitive book of ancient initiation. This has been clearly demonstrated by Guillaume Postel, Court de Gébelin, Etteila, Eliphas Levi, and J. A. Vaillant. The key to its construction and application has not yet been revealed, so far as I know. I therefore wished to fill up this deficiency by supplying Initiates, i. e. those who are acquainted with the elements of occult science, with an accurate guide, which would assist them in the pursuit of their studies. The uninitiated reader will find in it the explanation of the lofty philosophy and science of ancient Egypt; whilst ladies are enabled to practise the use of the divining Tarot, by methods which we have rendered easy in Chapter XX. The book has been so arranged that each part forms a complete whole, which can, if necessary, be studied separately. I have used every effort to be as clear as possible; the public that has warmly welcomed my other books will, I hope, forgive the imperfections inherent to a work of this kind.
Title: The Tarot of the Bohemians: The Absolute Key...
Publisher: Wilshire Book Company
Publication Date: 1982
Book Condition: Good +
Book Description Wilshire Book Company. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. 3rd Edition. The Most Ancient Book in the World for the Use of Initiates. An indepth study of the tarot and its symbolism. Illustrated with numerous plates and woodcuts. Translated from the French by A.P. Morton. Revised Third Edition with Preface by Arthur E. Waite. Reprinted. Wilshire Book Company - No Date. illus xxvi + 356pp pb covers rubbed, spine creased & split, page edges slightly discoloured, contents sound, fair. Bookseller Inventory # 009006
Book Description Wilshire, California, 1978. kart. Text auf Englisch. und beschaedigt. Stempel auf Band., Englishbooks, 355 S. Bookseller Inventory # 65770
Book Description Wilshire Book Company. Paperback. Book Condition: Fine. 3rd Edition. The Most Ancient Book in the World for the Use of Initiates. An indepth study of the tarot and its symbolism. Illustrated with numerous plates and woodcuts. Translated from the French by A.P. Morton. Revised Third Edition with Preface by Arthur E. Waite. Reprinted. Wilshire Book Company - No Date. illus xxvi + 356pp pb fine. Bookseller Inventory # 009003
Book Description Wilshire Book Company 1982, 1982. 8vo softcover 361pp index, b/w illus. good+, cover rubbed, cover corner creased. Bookseller Inventory # 50549
Book Description Wilshire Book Co. Paperback. Book Condition: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Bookseller Inventory # 2793421883
Book Description Wilshire Book Co. Paperback. Book Condition: GOOD. Gently used may contain ex-library markings, possibly has some minor highlighting, textual notations, and or underlining. Text is still easily readable. Bookseller Inventory # 2799007091
Book Description Wilshire Book Company, U.S.A., 1982. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Not Issued. 1st. The Sbsolute Key to Occult Sciene. Gerard Encausse (July 13, 1865 - 25 October 1916), whose esoteric pseudonym was Papus, was the Spanish-born French physician, hypnotist, and popularizer of occultism, who founded the modern Martinist Order. In Tarot of the Bohemians Papus discusses advanced topics of the tarot deck, and espouses theories of its ancient origins. Very good paperback lite wear. 360 pp including etensise index and list of other works Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Occult. Bookseller Inventory # 54236
Book Description Wilshire Book Co, North Hollywood, California, 1982. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. 3rd Edition. "The most ancient book in the world for the use of initiates," translated by A. P. Morton, in 355 pages, illustrated with numerous plates & woodcuts. No original publication information, but this is the Third Edition, revised & with a Preface by renowned tarot expert Arthur E. Waite (creator of the eponymous deck). No date in book--NOT the newer reproduction--this edition is completely true to the original ancient texts! Trade paperback is in VG condition: completely clean, binding straight & strong, pages white. NO writing/underlining/highlighting; NOT ex-lib, not BCE. ONly flaws are extremely slight tanning to insides of both covers, exterior page edges, & very mild edgewear. Please see our 5 photos--they show the Exact book you will receive from us, not "stock" images! Description & photos copyright Gargoyle Books 2017. Same Day Shipping on all orders received by 2 pm Weekdays (Pacific time); Weekends & holidays ship next business day. Bookseller Inventory # 014557
Book Description U.S.A.: Wilshire Book Co. 1978, U.S.A., 1978. Large Paper Back. Book Condition: Good. 3rd Revised Edition. Large Paper Back. Good. 3rd Revised Edition. 8 1/2 X 5 1/2. " The Absolute Key To Occult Science". Translated by A.P. Morton. Preface by Arthur E. Waite. 352 pages. Illustrated. Complete and intact. This is a well worn reading copy only. Bookseller Inventory # 004133
Book Description Wilshire Book Company, 1978. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0879801581