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New Antiquarian Books....

Edge of the Circle Books buys used occult books, and recently we got some real gems - -  LIBER XXI - Crowley - small HB 1974 - 0913576328 - $115.00 , GOETIA - 1990/1989 Magickal Childe HB - 0939708299 - $65.00 , The GREATER KEY OF SOLOMON - DeLaurence - 1916? HB - parts underlined in pen - $110.00 , The GREAT BOOK OF MAGICAL ART - DeLaurence - 1939 fourteenth edition HB - $300.00 , The BOOK OF BLACK MAGIC - Waite - 1940 DeLaurence HB - $125.00 , The ALCHEMIST OF THE GOLDEN DAWN - Ellic Howe - 1985 paper – 0850302889 / 9780850302882 - $37.50 , HERMETIC PAPERS OF A.E. WAITE - R.A. Gilbert - 1987 paper - 0850304377 / 9780850304374 - $27.00 , The GOLDEN DAWN COMPANION - R.A. Gilbert - 1986 paper - 0850304369 / 9780850304367 - $49.50 , The SORCERER AND HIS APPRENTICE - R.A. Gilbert - 1983 paper - 0850303745 / 9780850303742 - $33.50 , The LESSER KEY OF SOLOMON Goetia - smaller size HB with some slick pages - 1916? Undated Reprint? - deLaurence - $65.00 , SWORN BOOK OF H


AND......Our Fearless Shopkeeper Makes the news! Robert opines on Astrology on Kong News.... WE HAVE NEW T-SHIRTS! Robert has designed new t-shirts! HEKATE (Hecate Triformus) GREAT RITE (Goddess & Horned God) HEAVEN'S BRIDE:  THE UNPRINTABLE LIFE OF IDA C. CRADDOCK, AMERICAN MYSTIC, SCHOLAR, SEXOLOGIST, MARTYR, AND MADWOMAN Leigh Eric Schmidt Hardcover: 352 pages Publisher: Basic Books (December 7, 2010) List Price: $28.95 BOOK BLURB: The nineteenth-century eccentric Ida C. Craddock was by turns a secular freethinker, a religious visionary, a civil-liberties advocate, and a resolute defender of belly-dancing. Arrested and tried repeatedly on obscenity charges, she was deemed a danger to public morality for her candor about sexuality. By the end of her life Craddock, the nemesis of the notorious vice crusader Anthony Comstock, had become a favorite of free-speech defenders and women’s rights activists. She soon became as well the case-history darling of one o


W ELCOME to the 51 st edition of the Edge of the Circle Newsletter. This newsletter has come about as an   effort to reach out to the Pagan/ Occult community (particularly in Seattle where we are based) to inform the community of what events are happening at our store. I've got great plans for this newsletter. Hopefully, as time goes by, it will only get bigger and better. Without further ado, welcome, and enjoy. Regards, Erica (Raven) Branch-Butler, Editrix WHO WE ARE: Edge of the Circle Books is Seattle's resource for Paganism & the Occult. This newsletter seeks to provide the Seattle community with a place to list events, post articles, and do a bit of networking. We are located at: 701 E. Pike St, corner of Boylston Ave., just two blocks west of Broadway, on Capitol Hill. Edge of the Circle Books strives to be your ideal Magical Pagan store. Open 7 days a week, Noon 'till 9pm. Call: 206-PAN-1999 ** We are now on Facebook: http://www.facebook