The subject of occultism, by which we mean those sciences, called transcendental and magical, a knowledge of which has been transmitted and accumulated in secret, or is contained in books that have an inner or secret meaning, has been very fully dealt with in this volume. The results of many studies were condensed into this portable volume, which conducts the inquirer into the vestibule of each branch of “ the occult sciences,” and places within his reach the proper means of prosecuting his researches further in any desired direction.
Part I. Definitions.
White Magic. The Evocation Of Angels.
White Magic. The Evocation Of The Spirits Of The Elements.
Black Magic. The Evocation Of Demons.
Necromancy. The Evocation Of The Souls Of The Dead.
Part II. Alchemy.
The Elixir Of Life.
The Composition Of Talismans.
The Divining Rod.
Part III. The Mystics.
Part IV. Mesmerism.