This unusually bound book is an early 1941 edition of "The Case of the Constant Suicides" by John Dickinson Carr. A wonderfully obscure display piece. Carr's stories were focused on the detective / mystery / crime genres. It features unusual decorative covers with gilt skulls and blood red question marks scattered on dark blue cloth. Spine has gold titling and another golden skull with red eyes. Etsy.com/shop/CosmicLibrary

This unusually bound book is an early 1941 edition of "The Case of the Constant Suicides" by John Dickinson Carr. A wonderfully obscure display piece. Carr's stories were focused on the detective / mystery / crime genres. It features unusual decorative covers with gilt skulls and blood red question marks scattered on dark blue cloth. Spine has gold titling and another golden skull with red eyes. Etsy.com/shop/CosmicLibrary

This rare copy of "The Gypsies" is an unstated first edition printed in 1882, by Houghton, Mifflin and Company in Boston. It explores the beliefs, customs, & esoteric practices of nomadic Gypsy cultures around the world. Author Charles Godfrey Leland was travelled extensively and wrote on topics including folklore, occultism, and linguistics.  His book "Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches" brought witchcraft into the public eye (still a primary text on Neopaganism)…

This rare copy of "The Gypsies" is an unstated first edition printed in 1882, by Houghton, Mifflin and Company in Boston. It explores the beliefs, customs, & esoteric practices of nomadic Gypsy cultures around the world. Author Charles Godfrey Leland was travelled extensively and wrote on topics including folklore, occultism, and linguistics. His book "Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches" brought witchcraft into the public eye (still a primary text on Neopaganism)…

"Witchcraft and the Black Art - A Book Dealing with the Psychology and Folklore of The Witches". An early 2nd edition of only 6,500 copies, undated but printed in the mid to late 1920's. Printed in London by Butler and Tanner ltd. The book deals with the history & folklore of witchcraft, vampirism, demonology, spells, the evil eye, possession, persecution, ceremonies / initiations, etc... etsy.com/shop/CosmicLibrary

"Witchcraft and the Black Art - A Book Dealing with the Psychology and Folklore of The Witches". An early 2nd edition of only 6,500 copies, undated but printed in the mid to late 1920's. Printed in London by Butler and Tanner ltd. The book deals with the history & folklore of witchcraft, vampirism, demonology, spells, the evil eye, possession, persecution, ceremonies / initiations, etc... etsy.com/shop/CosmicLibrary

"The Origins of Sacrifice", a 1933 stated 1st edition. It explores the history, development and practice of sacrifice in a spiritual context. Human sacrifice, blood offerings, head-hunting, mystery cults, and cannibalism are amongst the interesting topics covered. Etsy.com/shop/cosmiclibrary

"The Origins of Sacrifice", a 1933 stated 1st edition. It explores the history, development and practice of sacrifice in a spiritual context. Human sacrifice, blood offerings, head-hunting, mystery cults, and cannibalism are amongst the interesting topics covered. Etsy.com/shop/cosmiclibrary

"The Origins of Sacrifice", a 1933 stated 1st edition. It explores the history, development and practice of sacrifice in a spiritual context. Human sacrifice, blood offerings, head-hunting, mystery cults, and cannibalism are amongst the interesting topics covered. Etsy.com/shop/cosmiclibrary

"The Origins of Sacrifice", a 1933 stated 1st edition. It explores the history, development and practice of sacrifice in a spiritual context. Human sacrifice, blood offerings, head-hunting, mystery cults, and cannibalism are amongst the interesting topics covered. Etsy.com/shop/cosmiclibrary

"The Book of Runes" by Ralph Blum - an early 1982, 2nd edition printing. The illustrated guide explores the history of Runes and the art of casting & interpreting Runes yourself. Beautifully bound in wine colored cloth with gold embossing. Etsy.com/shop/CosmicLibrary

"The Book of Runes" by Ralph Blum - an early 1982, 2nd edition printing. The illustrated guide explores the history of Runes and the art of casting & interpreting Runes yourself. Beautifully bound in wine colored cloth with gold embossing. Etsy.com/shop/CosmicLibrary

"The Ju-Ju House, or Temple of Skulls at Bonny, West Africa" a shrine of bones and skulls from cannibalistic conquests - illustration taken from a 1901 book titled "Story of the World's Worship". etsy.com/shop/CosmicLibrary

"The Ju-Ju House, or Temple of Skulls at Bonny, West Africa" a shrine of bones and skulls from cannibalistic conquests - illustration taken from a 1901 book titled "Story of the World's Worship". etsy.com/shop/CosmicLibrary

"Witchcraft and the Black Art - A Book Dealing with the Psychology and Folklore of The Witches". An early 2nd edition of only 6,500 copies, undated but printed in the mid to late 1920's. Printed in London by Butler and Tanner ltd. The book deals with the history & folklore of witchcraft, vampirism, demonology, spells, the evil eye, possession, persecution, ceremonies / initiations, etc... etsy.com/shop/CosmicLibrary

"Witchcraft and the Black Art - A Book Dealing with the Psychology and Folklore of The Witches". An early 2nd edition of only 6,500 copies, undated but printed in the mid to late 1920's. Printed in London by Butler and Tanner ltd. The book deals with the history & folklore of witchcraft, vampirism, demonology, spells, the evil eye, possession, persecution, ceremonies / initiations, etc... etsy.com/shop/CosmicLibrary

1933 stated 1st edition of "The Origins of Sacrifice", it explores the history, development and practice of sacrifice in a spiritual context. Human sacrifice, blood offerings, head-hunting, mystery cults, and cannibalism are amongst the interesting topics covered. Etsy.com/shop/cosmiclibrary

1933 stated 1st edition of "The Origins of Sacrifice", it explores the history, development and practice of sacrifice in a spiritual context. Human sacrifice, blood offerings, head-hunting, mystery cults, and cannibalism are amongst the interesting topics covered. Etsy.com/shop/cosmiclibrary

Header illustration from an article titled "Tarot Symbolism". This was taken from the April 1931 issue of "The All Seeing Eye", a monthly booklet written by Manly Palmer Hall.

Header illustration from an article titled "Tarot Symbolism". This was taken from the April 1931 issue of "The All Seeing Eye", a monthly booklet written by Manly Palmer Hall.

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