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A.E. Waite: Magician Of Many Parts
This is the first biography of A. E. Waite, the occultist who rose to prominence and founded the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn after it had been destroyed.
Hardcover, 208 pages
Published December 1st 1988 by Inner Traditions
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