The Golden Dawn: An Account of the Teachings, Rites and Ceremonies of the Order of the Golden Dawn (4 volume set)
Place Published: Chicago
Publisher: The Aries Press
Date Published: 1937-1940
Edition: First edition
Condition: Good +
Book Id: 47473
226; 300; 276; 368pp. Octavo [23 cm] Black cloth over boards with gilt stamped titles on the backstrip. The title pages are printed in black and various shades of color. The extremities are rubbed and gently bumped, the gold lettering on the spines has faded, and the pages are tanned. There is a gift inscription on the front free endsheet of volume 1. The front hinge of volume 2 is broken, and the text block is just starting to pull away from the backstrip. The text block of volume 4 is cracked several times. Dark tape covering marginal tears on pp. 29-32 of volume 4.
A first edition of Israel Regardie's highly influential work on magical theory and practice.