THE WAY OF WISDOM: VERS LA SAGESSE - AN INITIATORY MANUAL, by Durvad [1st Ed]
The Way of Wisdom: Vers la Sagesse - An Initiatory Manual
Very scarce FIRST EDITION. Chapters cover the way of wisdom, the Hindu tradition, the Egyptian tradition, reflection and pain, the path of the disciple, before the Sphinx and more. 122 pages. 5" by 8".
First Edition published by Aries. Chicago, IL. 1938.
Hardback is overall in GOOD condition.
- Blue cloth covers are soiled and darkened with sunning and light wear to the perimeter.
- Corners are sharp with light wear.
- Spine has embossed lettering with bumped ends.
- Binding is secure, and overall a little unconventional. Font hinge shows some gap and front signature is not as tight as rest of text.
- Front pastedown bears former price in pencil. Please see photos.
- Interior is gently age-toned with vibrant type.
- Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
- Text block edges are darkened with light foxing to the top edge.
- Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.
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