Thompson Rare Books specializes in fine, rare and interesting books in many fields. Our specialties include literary first editions, fantasy, science fiction, occultism, mythology and folklore, detective fiction and mysteries, illustrated books, children's books, fine printing and bindings. ~ Established in 1983.

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Catalogue 41, A FEW OCCULT BOOKS, is now available to view at

Now Available for Pre-Order:

THE AZOETIA by Andrew D. Chumbley. Third Edition.

PENUMBRAE. An Anthology of Occult Fiction. Edited by Richard Gavin, Patricia Cram and Daniel A. Schulke.

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