The Esoteric World of Madame Blavatsky: Insights into the Life of a Modern Sphinx (aka: The Occult World of Madame H P Blavatsky )( Quest Books / Theosophical Publishing House )(inc. The Esoteric School and Life with HPB; Writing Isis Unveiled, etc)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, a wee bit of sunning to the spine, 451 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Russia, 1831-1849; Travels around the World and Home to Russia, 1849-1865 ; More World Travels, 1865-1873 ; New York and Chittenden, 1873-April 1875 ; New York and Ithaca: Writing Isis Unveiled, August-October 1875 ; The Founding of the Theosophical Society and the Writing of Isis Unveiled, September 1875-September 1877 ; Marvels in the Lamasery and Departure from New York, 1877-December 1878 ; London, Bombay, and Allahabad, 1879 ; Sri Lanka and Bombay, 1880 ; Simla, 1880 ; Bombay and the Vega Phenomenon, 1881-1882 ; India: Reactions of Belief and Skepticism, 1882 ; Adyar and Ootacamund, 1882-1883 ; Lahore and Adyar, 1883-1884 ; France and England, 1884 ; Germany and Return to India, 1884-1885 ; From India to Italy and Germany, 1885-1886 ; Belgium and England: Writing The Secret Doctrine, 1886-1887 ; Lansdowne Road, London, 1887-1888 ; London: The Esoteric School and Life with HPB, 1888 ; London: A Time of Fulfillment, 1888-1889 ; Avenue Road, St. John's Wood: Conclusion, 1890-1891 -----"Here for the first time is the story of H. P. Blavatsky's life in the words of those who knew her. These personal reminiscences of Madame Blavatsky by more than seventy of her contemporaries give a vivid portrayal of one of the most extraordinary and controversial figures of modern times. The narratives include (1) striking word portraits of HPB; (2) reminiscences giving insight into HPB's character; (3) incidents that are sometimes humorous and witty; (4) accounts of psychic phenomena performed by Madame Blavatsky; and (5) descriptions of encounters with HPB's Masters. Here is a sourcebook of rare original material on Madame Blavatsky illustrated with forty-four photographs and drawings"---, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo.

Title: The Esoteric World of Madame Blavatsky: Insights into the Life of a Modern Sphinx (aka: The Occult World of Madame H P Blavatsky )( Quest Books / Theosophical Publishing House )(inc. The Esoteric School and Life with HPB; Writing Isis Unveiled, etc)

Author Name: Blavatsky, H.P. ( Madame Helena Petrovna ), Collected By Daniel Caldwell

Illustrator: Portrait of Madame Blavatsky on Covers

Categories: Ideas / Philosophy,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wheaton, Illinois, Wheaton, Il. / Chennai ( Madras ), India: Quest Books / Theosophical Publishing House, 2000, 1st Revised Edition, First Printing: 2000

ISBN Number: 0835607941

ISBN Number 13: 9780835607940

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156797

Keywords: Blavatsky, H.P. ( Madame Helena Petrovna ), Collected By Daniel Caldwell