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Dion Fortune (1890–1946)

Autor/a de Mystical Qabalah

68+ obres 5,468 Membres 46 Ressenyes 27 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Dion Fortune (born Violet Mary Firth, 1890-1946), founder of the Society of the Inner Light, is recognized as one of the most luminous figures of 20th century esoteric thought. A prolific writer, pioneer psychologist, powerful psychic, and spiritualist, she dedicated her life to the revival of the mostra'n més Western Mystery Tradition. She was also a member of the Order of the Golden Dawn, whose members included A. E. Waite, Aleister Crowley, and W. B. Yeats. mostra'n menys
Nota de desambiguació:

(eng) "Dion Fortune" is the nom-de-plume of Violet Mary Firth Evans

Obres de Dion Fortune

Mystical Qabalah (1935) 992 exemplars
Psychic Self-Defense (1930) 654 exemplars
The Sea Priestess (1972) 494 exemplars
Moon Magic (1976) 333 exemplars
The Secrets of Dr. Taverner (1926) 226 exemplars
The Goat Foot God (1971) 205 exemplars
Cosmic Doctrine (1966) 191 exemplars
Sane Occultism (1967) 181 exemplars
Demon Lover (1927) 176 exemplars
Applied Magic (1973) 165 exemplars
Esoteric Orders and Their Work (1928) 156 exemplars
Glastonbury: Avalon of the Heart (1934) 154 exemplars
The Winged Bull (1971) 149 exemplars
Aspects of Occultism (1962) 140 exemplars
Through the Gates of Death (1968) 139 exemplars
The Magical Battle of Britain (1993) 87 exemplars
An Introduction to Ritual Magic (1997) 57 exemplars
The Circut of Force (1998) 49 exemplars
Machinery of the Mind (1980) 34 exemplars
The Problem of Purity (1980) 28 exemplars
The Arthurian Formula (2006) 25 exemplars
Spiritualism and Occultism (2000) 18 exemplars
Principles of Esoteric Healing (2000) 12 exemplars
The Yellow Shadow (1942) 6 exemplars
What Is Occultism? (1999) 4 exemplars
Hunters of Humans (2017) 3 exemplars
The Scarred Wrists (2017) 3 exemplars
Beloved of Ishmael (2017) 3 exemplars
The Return Of The Ritual (2011) 3 exemplars
Blood-Lust 3 exemplars
GUERRA MAGICA 2 exemplars
A Son Of The Night 2 exemplars
The Power House 2 exemplars
The Man Who Sought 2 exemplars
The Scented Poppies 2 exemplars
The Death Hound 2 exemplars
A Daughter Of Pan 2 exemplars
The Sea Lure 2 exemplars
Recalled 2 exemplars
Il libro dei morti (2017) 1 exemplars
Revival (2018) 1 exemplars
Time 1 exemplars
A Path to the Grail 1 exemplars
El dios Pan (2010) 1 exemplars
Iniziazione al sesso esoterico (2019) 1 exemplars

Obres associades

Fighters of Fear: Occult Detective Stories (2020) — Col·laborador — 48 exemplars
The Ghost Slayers: Thrilling Tales of Occult Detection (2022) — Col·laborador — 46 exemplars
Soliloquy for Pan (2015) — Col·laborador — 20 exemplars
The Magicians: Occult Stories (1972) — Col·laborador — 18 exemplars
Aardse betovering: magische verhalen uit de wereldliteratuur (1988) — Col·laborador — 4 exemplars
The Zaffre Book of Occult Fiction (2023) — Col·laborador — 3 exemplars

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Nom oficial
Evans, Violet Mary Firth
Altres noms
Firth, Violet Mary (birth)
Data de naixement
1890-12-06
Data de defunció
1946-01-08
Gènere
female
Nacionalitat
UK
País (per posar en el mapa)
Wales, UK
Lloc de naixement
Bryn-y-Bia in Llandudno, Wales, UK
Lloc de defunció
Middlesex, England, UK
Llocs de residència
Llandudno, Wales
London, England
Glastonbury, England
Educació
Studley Horticultural College, Warwickshire
University of London (Medico-Psychological Clinic )
Professions
occultist
writer
Organitzacions
Alpha et Omega Temple of the Stella Matutina
Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn
Society of the Inner Light
Biografia breu
Dion Fortune (1891-1946), founder of The Society of the Inner Light, was a prolific writer, pioneer psychologist, and powerful psychic. Author of the highly acclaimed Psychic Self-Defense, her novels include The Goat Foot God, The Demon Lover, and The Winged Bull.
Nota de desambiguació
"Dion Fortune" is the nom-de-plume of Violet Mary Firth Evans

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Oh dear, after reading this book I can only hope that Dion Fortune was a more accomplished occultist than she was an author. The characters were wooden, one dimensional constructions with very little to recommend them. The whole premise of the story was the usual sentimental story of a long dead priesthood saving modern humanity from itself, originating in Atlantis (naturally). There are one or two acceptable passages of poetry as invocation but not worth wading through the book to find, and certainly poor imitations of the magnificent invocations of the Homeric Hymns, for example.… (més)
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Cotswoldreader | Hi ha 8 ressenyes més | Jul 6, 2023 |
Recently widowed man stumbles into strange book shop and becomes interested in the occult. Plans to raise Pan in converted abbey. More on Fortune's belief in sexual polarity.
 
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ritaer | Dec 1, 2022 |
Morgan La Fey recruits and trains a sexually frustrated surgeon who had been a priest of Isis in a previous incarnation and committed a sacrilegious crime.
 
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ritaer | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Oct 10, 2022 |
mysterious woman uses average man in rites to the power of the sea
 
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ritaer | Hi ha 8 ressenyes més | Jul 24, 2022 |

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Estadístiques

Obres
68
També de
11
Membres
5,468
Popularitat
#4,555
Valoració
3.8
Ressenyes
46
ISBN
269
Llengües
13
Preferit
27

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