Paschal Beverly Randolph

Paschal Beverly Randolph


Born
in The United States
October 25, 1825

Died
July 29, 1875

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Paschal Beverly Randolph was a medical doctor and occultist, notable as perhaps the first person to introduce the principles of sex magic to North America, and, according to A.E. Waite, establishing the earliest known Rosicrucian order in the United States.

Randolph died at the age of 49, under disputed circumstances. According to Professor Carl Edwin Lindgren, D.Ed., many questioned the coroner's finding that Randolph died in Toledo from a self-inflicted wound to the head, for many of his writings express his aversion to suicide. The evidence was conflicting. R. Swinburne Clymer, a later Supreme Master of the Fraternitas, stressed that years later in a death-bed confession, a former friend of Randolph conceded that in a state of jealousy an
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Average rating: 3.97 · 116 ratings · 7 reviews · 29 distinct works
Magia Sexualis: Sexual Prac...

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Sexual Magic

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Seership and the Magic Mirr...

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EULIS! The History of Love

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Tom Clark and His Wife Thei...

3.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2010 — 9 editions
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Ravalette: The Rosicrucian'...

4.43 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1939 — 4 editions
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After Death: The Disembodim...

4.25 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1970 — 12 editions
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The Rosicrucian Dream Book

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The Realms Beyond (Life on ...

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Dealings with the Dead: The...

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