The Secret Teachings Of All Ages - An encyclopedic outline of Masonic, Hermetic, Qabbalistic and Rosicrucian Symbolic Philosophy. Being an interpretation of the secret teachings concealed within the rituals, allegories and mysteries of all ages.
This is the Golden Anniversary Edition! Only 550 were ever printed.
Published by the Philosophical Research Society in Los Angeles almost 50 years ago.
The illustrations in color are by J. Augustus Knapp.
Originally published in 1928 and dedicated to the rational soul of the world.
The Secret Teachings of All Ages is perhaps the most comprehensive and complete esoteric encyclopedia ever written. The sheer scope and ambition of this book are stunning. In this book Manly P. Hall has successfully distilled the essence of more arcane subjects than one would think possible. He covers Rosicrucianism and other secret societies, alchemy, cryptology, Kabbalah, Tarot, pyramids, the Zodiac, Pythagorean philosophy, Masonry, gemology, Nicholas Flammel, the identity of William Shakespeare, The Life and Teachings of Thoth Hermes Trismegistus, The Qabbalah, The Hiramic Legend, The Tree of the Sephiroth, Mystic Christianity, and there are more than 200 illustrations included here. This is essential reading for anyone wishing to explore esoteric knowledge.