At the Feet of the Guru. Twenty-Five Essays. Kenneth GRANT, Steffi Grant. SIGNED Dust jacket, Steffi Grant, Associates of Aleister Crowley.
At the Feet of the Guru. Twenty-Five Essays.
At the Feet of the Guru. Twenty-Five Essays.

At the Feet of the Guru. Twenty-Five Essays.

London: Starfire Publishing, 2006. First Edition. Edition Deluxe. Hardcover. Octavo. 132pp. Quarter black Japanese silk cloth with Himalayan handmade papered boards, gilt titling to spine, illustrations, glossary and bibliography. 'Edition Deluxe,' limited to 97 hand-numbered copies SIGNED by both Kenneth Grant (1924-2011) and Steffi Grant (1923-2019). A collection of essays on Eastern Mysticism by Kenneth Grant. Written from the early 1950s onwards, the essays centre revolve around a number of teachers, including Ramana Maharshi, Pagal Haranath, Ramakrishna, Anandamayi Ma, Sivananda, and others. They were originally published in a various Asian journals, as well as the series "Man, Myth and Magic." Several of the essays explore the concept of Advaita, which Grant feels saturated Crowley's work, and which apparently underpinned his own Typhonian Trilogies. Dustjacket design by Steffi Grant. There is a tiny ink spot - obviously made by one of the Grant's when signing the book - at the bottom edge of the limitation page, otherwise the book is as NEW - unread. Thus a lovely, bright Fine copy in Fine dust jacket (dust jacket protected by removable mylar sleeve). Item #69037
ISBN: 0954388755

Price: $450.00