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'Library of the late Frederick Hockley, Esq.'
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 Posted: Wed Oct 15th, 2014 03:23 pm
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«... the student turns joyously to the folios of the olden gropers after the Philosopher's Stone.»


http://books.google.ca/books?id=floHAQAAIAAJ&pg=RA1-PA42&lpg=RA1-PA42&dq=%22+The+study+of+occultism+is+not+without+its+charms;+and,+when+an+author+has+anything+to+say+about+magic+and+magicians,+about+alchemy+or+astrology,+or+any+other+black+art,+properly+so+called,+he+is+justified+in+describing+his+book+as+a+contribution+to+the+literature+of+occultism.+But+the+ravings+of+%27illuminated%27+persons+who+have+gone+mad+upon+a+diet+of+tetragrams,+pentagrams,+and+pantacles+soon&source=bl&ots=ndQcJeBFK3&sig=CbdRYiAXT5lP_PLsA8MaW8cA0mI&hl=fr&sa=X&ei=nsY-VLbKMpCkyASezICIBw&ved=0CB8Q6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=%22%20The%20study%20of%20occultism%20is%20not%20without%20its%20charms%3B%20and%2C%20when%20an%20author%20has%20anything%20to%20say%20about%20magic%20and%20magicians%2C%20about%20alchemy%20or%20astrology%2C%20or%20any%20other%20black%20art%2C%20properly%20so%20called%2C%20he%20is%20justified%20in%20describing%20his%20book%20as%20a%20contribution%20to%20the%20literature%20of%20occultism.%20But%20the%20ravings%20of%20'illuminated'%20persons%20who%20have%20gone%20mad%20upon%20a%20diet%20of%20tetragrams%2C%20pentagrams%2C%20and%20pantacles%20soon&f=false


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