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W ELCOME to the 66 th 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


BOOK OF THE TREASURE OF ALEXANDER:  ANCIENT HERMETIC ALCHEMY & ASTROLOGY By Christopher Warnock , Nicholaj de Mattos Frisvold (Translator)  Paperback: 114 pages, (November 29, 2010)  List Price: $19.95 FROM THE PUBLISHER: The Book of the Treasure of Alexander, attributed to Alexander the Great and the philosopher Aristotle, is a medieval Hermetic text of alchemy, astrology and astrological magic. This is the first complete English translation and contains a fascinating look at Arabic alchemy with instructions for preparing the Great Elixir or Philosopher's Stone. The Book of the Treasure of Alexander contains 30 new astrological talismans, most provided with special images from the original Arabic manuscript and new planetary invocations. Translated from the Portuguese critical edition by Nicholaj de Mattos Frisvold and edited by the leading contemporary astrological magician, Christopher Warnock, the Book of the Treasure of Alexander is an invaluable