The Golden Dawn
The Original Account of the Teachings, Rites, and Ceremonies of the Hermetic OrderBook - 2015 | 7th edition, revised and corrected
First published in 1937, Israel Regardie's The Golden Dawn has become the most influential modern handbook of magical theory and practice. In this new, definitive edition, noted scholar John Michael Greer has taken this essential resource back to its original, authentic form. With added illustrations, a twenty-page color insert, additional original material, and refreshed design and typography, this powerful work returns to its true stature as a modern masterpiece. An essential textbook for students of the occult, The Golden Dawn includes occult symbolism and Qabalistic philosophy, training methods for developing magical and clairvoyant powers, rituals that summon and banish spiritual potencies, secrets of making and consecrating magical tools, and much more.
Publisher: Woodbury, Minnesota : Llewellyn Publications, 
Edition: 7th edition, revised and corrected
Branch Call Number: 135.4 REGARDI
Characteristics: xl, 918 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
From Library Staff
Learn the roles, ranks and nuances of a popular early 20th century esoteric cult, the Order of the Golden Dawn. A dense read that shows the line between arcane ritual and dogmatic bureaucracy is blurrier than you'd think.