Three Books of Occult Philosophy ( Llewellyn's Sourcebook Series ). Henry Cornelius AGRIPPA, James Freake. Edited, Donald Tyson.

Three Books of Occult Philosophy ( Llewellyn's Sourcebook Series ).

St. Paul, MN: Llewellyn Publications, 2003. Sixth Printing. Softcover. Thick quarto. lxxii + 938pp + 10pp. ads. Glossy pictorial wrappers. B/w illustrations. Index. An important edition, extensively annotated and with commentary by Donald Tyson - author of "Liber Lilith". Agrippa's "Three Books of Occult Philosophy" is arguably one of the most important and influential books on Magic ever published: it has been cited (and plagiarized) constantly since its publication. John Dee is said to have practically memorized it, and familiarity with it is said to be crucial to an understanding of his Enochian system of magic, later explored and developed by members of the Golden Dawn, including their enfant terrible, Aleister Crowley. Covers lightly rubbed, otherwise a tight, bright near Fine copy. Very large book - additional shipping may apply. Item #63425
ISBN: 0875428320

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