Antique Esoteric Christianity: Restored New Testament by James Morgan Pryse Hardcover 1916 Esoteric Christianity Gnosticism Johannine


Title: The Restored New Testament: The Hellenic Fragments, Freed from the Pseudo-Jewish Interpolations, Harmonized, and Done into English Verse and Prose

Author: James Morgan Pryse

Description: Second Edition, 1916. Includes "introductory analyses, and commentaries, giving an interpretation according to ancient philosophy and psychology; and a new literal translation of the synoptic gospels, with introduction and commentaries." Two color plates (including frontis with tissue guard), 41 b/w illustrations (6 are full page). An esoteric and astrotheological presentation of the New Testament, given in light of the initiatory mysteries of the Greeks (and other ancients) and having a dominant Johannine orientation. Esoteric Christianity. Blue cloth boards with gilt titling. Top edge gilt. Boards show a bit of edge wear. Book has been placed in a clear archival sleeve. Interior is clean. Fore edge of a few pages have very shallow chips due to brittleness of paper. First couple pages tightly hinged to front pastedown. Closed tear along bottom inch of title page at gutter. Small Samuel Weiser provenance sticker on front paste down.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Good+

Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Self Published

Place: New York

Year: 1916

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 9 x 6 inches.

Pages: 819 pages.

Keywords: Esoteric Christianity, esoteric, astrotheology, Gnosticism, gnostic, astrology, Greek Mysteries, noetic, Johannine,

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