SECOND SERIES (CALIFORNIA): JAMES SANTUCCI, EDITOR

 

 

Volume VIII/1 (January 2000)

 

Editor’s Comments

James Santucci

 

Associate Editor’s Comments

The French Connection

Was Swedenborg a spy?

The Wallace Project at the Open University

Leslie Price

 

Communication

Gladney Oakley

 

Documents

The Conger Papers:1945–1951: Part 1

Historical Introduction by Kenneth R. Small

 

Document 1: “The Leader’s Private Office (Jan. 25, 1935)”

Document 2: “Important Statement By Dr. G. de Purucker (Jan. 12, 1941)”

Document 3: “E.S. Council Meeting (Dec. 21, 1945)”

Document 4: “Private Meeting With Col. Conger (Dec. 23, 1945)”

Document 5: “Meeting With Col. Conger (Jan. 6, 1946)”

Document 7: “Document Appointing Wm. Hartley (March 27, 1946)”

Document 10: “Notice Closing the Esoteric School (Feb. 14, 1946)”

Document 11: “Notice of Col. Conger’s Death. (Feb. 24, 1951)”

 

Book Reviews

Rules And Regulations Of Brahmanical Asceticism

Ananda W.P. Guruge

 

Krishnamurti and the Rajagopals

Jean Overton Fuller

 

Literary Notes

James Santucci

 

 

Volume VIII/2 (April 2000)

 

Editor’s Comments

James Santucci

 

Associate Editor’s Comments

In the Beginning

Leslie Price

 

Communication

A Report on the Kalachakra Initiation in Bloomington, Indiana

James Burnell Robinson

 

Articles

Methodology and the Study of Western Spiritual Alchemy

Dan Merkur

 

Walter Richard Old: The Man Who Held Helena Blavatsky’s Hand

Kim Farnell

 

Book Reviews

Aleister Crowley e la tentazione della politica

Joscelyn Godwin

 

"...Een kern van Broederschap...’: 100 Jaar Theosofische Vereniging in Nederland, 1897-1997

Alfred Willis

 

 

Volume VIII/3 (July 2000)

 

Editor's Comments

James Santucci

 

 

Communication

                        Blavatsky Archives Online Update

                                                Daniel Caldwell

 

From the Archives

                        H. P. Blavatsky letter to Dmitrij Nikolaewitsch,

circa 1890.

Translated by Yuri Zinchenko

Editing and notes by Robert Hütwohl

                                                 

 

Article

                        The Disappointed Magus: John Thomas and His

                        “Celestial Brotherhood”

                                                Robert A. Gilbert

                                                 

Book Reviews

                        Wege und Abwege

                                                Robert Hütwohl

 

                        The Secret Lives of Alexandra David-Neel

                                                Robert Boyd

 

 

Volume VIII/4 (October 2000)

 

Editor's Comments

James Santucci

 

Article

                         

                        Lady Caithness and Her Connection with Theosophy

                                                Joscelyn Godwin  

 

Book Reviews

Cult Fictions: C.G. Jung and the Founding of Analytical Psychology

Robert Ellwood

The Mystery of Manna—The Psychedelic Sacrament of the Bible

Mark Stavish

Let There Be Light—The Seven Keys

Mark Stavish

Land of the Fallen Star Gods

Robert Boyd

 

Volume VIII/5 (January 2001)

 

Editor's Comments

James Santucci

 

Article

                        Theosophy in A.P. Sinnett’s Pioneer

                                                Michael Gomes

 

Book Reviews

Ecrits pour Regnabit: Revue Universelle de Sacré-CŌur.

    Recueil posthume and

Le LiŹvre qui rumine. Autour de René Guénon, Louis

    Charbonneau-Lassay et la Fraternité du Paraclet. Avec des

   documents inédits

                                                Joscelyn Godwin

 

                        The Mystery of Manna—The Psychedelic Sacrament of the Bible

                                                Jean-Pierre Laurant

 

                        Sex and Rockets:  The Occult World of Jack Parsons

                                                Robert Boyd

 

                        The Occult in Russian and Soviet Culture

                                                Robert Ellwood

 

Volume VIII/6 (April 2001)

 

Editor's Comments

James Santucci

 

Article

Esotericism and Modernism:  The Case of Emerson

David L. Smith

 

Review Essay

                        New Publications about the History of Theosophy in Germany

                                                Helmut Zander

 

Book Reviews

                        Cassadaga: The South’s Oldest Spiritualist Community

                                                Robert Boyd

 

                        Wisdom’s Children: A Christian Esoteric Tradition.

                                                Mark Stavish

 

Volume VIII/7 (July 2001)

 

Editor's Comments

James Santucci

 

Article

                        H. P. Blavatsky And Orthodox Theology

                                                Brendan French

 

Book Reviews

                        Theosophy, Imagination, Tradition

                                                Olav Hammer

 

                        Krishnamurti: The Taormina Seclusion‑1912

                                                Robert Boyd

 

                        The Way of Hermes –New Translation of The Corpus Hermeticum

                             and The Definitions of Hermes Trismegistius to Asclepius

                                                Mark Stavish

 

                        Land of the Fallen Star Gods

                                                Robert Boyd

 

 

Volume VIII/8 (October 2001)

 

Editor's Comments

James Santucci

 

Communications

                        Comment on Krishnamurti: the Taormina Seclusion-1912

                                                Jean Overton Fuller

 

                        Response to Miss Fuller’s Communication

                                                Robert Boyd

 

Article

                        A Forgotten Theosopher: James Pierrepont Greaves

                                                Jackie E. M. Latham

 

Book Reviews

                        Ethical Vegetarianism: From Pythagoras to Peter Singer

                                                James Gregory

 

                        Pagan Monotheism in Late Antiquity

                                                Leslie Price

 

                        Familiar Spirits

                                                Robert Boyd

 

 

Volume VIII/9(July 2002)

 

Editor's Comments

James Santucci

 

Communications

                        Missing Material by H.P. Blavatsky Discovered: Part I

                                                Daniel Caldwell

 

A Response to Dan Merkur’s “Methodology and the Study of Western Spiritual Alchemy”

                        Karen-Claire Voss

 

Article

                        Albert L. Rawson, Abd al-Kader, George H. Felt and the Mystic Shrine

                                                John Patrick Deveney

 

Book Reviews

                        The Esoteric World of Madame Blavatsky:

                        Insights into the Life of a Modern Sphinx

                                                W. Michael Ashcraft

                       

                        The Golden Dawn Source Book

                        The Golden Dawn Source Works: A Bibliography

                        A Chronology of the Golden Dawn: Being A Chronological History of a

    Magical Order 1378-1994

                        Ted G. Davy

 

 

Volume VIII/10 (October 2002)

 

Editor's Comments

                                                James Santucci

 

Communications

                        More on Methodology in Alchemy

                                                Dan Merkur

 

Sauce for the Goose: William Emmette Coleman's

Defense to a Charge of Plagiarism

                                                John Patrick Deveney

 

Article

                        Spiritual Alchemy in King Lear

                                                Dan Merkur

 

Book Reviews

                        Mystics and Messiahs:  Cults and New Religions in American History

                                                Robert Ellwood

 

                        Creating the New Age: Theosophy’s Origins in the British Isles—The

                        Blavatsky Lecture 2000

                                             Leslie Price