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The Magician's Companion

A Practical and Encyclopedic Guide to Magical and Religious Symbolism

The Magician's Companion
Bill Whitcomb By (author)
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7.1 X 10.0 in
608 pg

BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Magick Studies
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Reference
REFERENCE / Encyclopedias


This "desk reference" is overflowing with a wide range of occult and esoteric materials on Eastern and Western magical systems. Over thirty-five magical models are compared and discussed. Begins with an introduction to magic, including a program of study so you can use any of the ninety-one systems described. Reveals the secrets of alchemy, magical alphabets, the chakras, the Tree of Life, astrology, and much more. It makes the ancient magical systems accessible, understandable and useful to modern magicians.

Author Bio

Bill Whitcomb is in his early 40s and has been fascinated by magic, symbols, and language since childhood.  He is active in exploring the limits of consciousness and human potential and has plans for several more books in these areas.  He also writes fiction and is an enthusiast of surrealism and fantastic literature.  Bill presently resides in Oregon where he works as a technical writer.