The Canon. An Exposition of the Pagan Mystery Perpetuated in the Cabalaas the Rule of All the Arts.
STIRLING, William ( Introduction by R. A. Gilbert, Foreword by John Michell. Preface by R. B. Cunninghame Graham).
York Beach, ME: Samuel Weiser Inc., 1999. First edition thus, limited edition Hardcover 8vo. 424 pp, Original black cloth with gilt title etc. Edition limited to 950 numbered copies. The best edition of this often-cited work. Aleister Crowley recommended it to his students as a book worthy of 'serious study', describing it as 'The best text-book of applied Qabalah,' and it is also regarded as one of the foundation works in the modern esoteric study of 'Sacred Geometry.' This edition includes an informative introduction by Hermetica scholar R. A. Gilbert not found in other editions - and is a properly printed and bound HARDCOVER. Although out of print the book is a UNUSED. Thus it is Fine condition in fine original dust jacket. 0-87728-923-9 (Item ID: 10756)