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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THE CONFESSIONS OF ALEISTER CROWLEY. An Autohagiography. Edited by John Symonds and Kenneth Grant. DAVID TIBET'S COPY.
THE PICTORIAL KEY TO THE TAROT. Being Fragments of a Secret Tradition under the Veil of Divination. With 78 Plates, illustrating the Greater and Lesser Arcana, from designs by Pamela Coleman Smith.
THE NEW PEARL OF GREAT PRICE. A Treatise Concerning the Treasure and Most Precious Stone of the Philosophers. Or the Method and Procedure of this Divine Art; with Observations Drawn from the Works of Arnoldus, Raymondus, Rhasis, Albertus and Michael Scotus, First Published by Janus Lacinius, the Calabrian... The Original Aldine Edition, Translated into English [by Arthur Edward Waite].
ARS PHILTRON. Concerning the Aqueous Cunning of the Potion and Its Praxis in the Green Art Magical. First Edition, Signed.
THE WITCHING OTHER. Explorations & Meditations on the Existential Witch.