RE: Theos-World Dallas Gives a List of books on original Theosophy
Jan 12, 2001 01:31 PM
Daniel (and friends),
Just wanted to say I have read your first edition of your revised and
updated book, below. I did find it interesting and felt it was a worth
while piece of work. Thanks.
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> Subject: Theos-World Dallas Gives a List of books on original Theosophy
> Dallas gives BELOW a list of books containing original
> material both philosophical and historical on
> Theosophy as given by HPB and her Teachers.
> All of these sources are excellent works but let
> me also add two sources which Dallas does not mention.
> I have contributed these to the literature:
> (1) THE ESOTERIC WORLD OF MADAME BLAVATSKY. This new
> book gives 400 pages of reminiscences of HPB by 75
> persons who knew her. Here is a sourcebook of original
> material much of it quite rare and hard to find. I
> believe this unique book complements and supplements quite well
> Sylvia Cranston's biography. Furthermore, the material is
> arranged in chronological order and the story of Madame
> Blavatsky's life is unfolded as one reads through the material.
> Also there are 36 photographs and 8 drawings that bring
> to life HPB's time. This new edition contains more than
> 80 pages of additional reminiscences when compared to the
> 1991 edition of my book. Hardcover, xii + 451 pp.
> I hope all students and inquirers into HPB's life and
> teachings will find this book quite helpful and useful.
> See: http://blavatskyarchives.com/esotericworld.htm
> I also hope that readers of Marion Meade's biography of
> HPB and also of Paul Johnson's THE MASTERS REVEALED will
> also read ESOTERIC WORLD. By comparing and contrasting
> the material in these books one can gain a much greater
> understanding of HPB and some of the controversy and
> mystery surrounding her.
> (2) THE BLAVATSKY ARCHIVES
> This website is publishing the actual source documents
> on HPB's life and work plus some of her letters and also
> letters from the Masters that have never been published before.
> Our intent is to publish some 2,500 documents on this site.
> For a list of what is already published at Blavatsky Archives,
> see: http://blavatskyarchives.com/compitems.htm
> Dallas wrote in part:
> "What do we have as evidence:
> 1. the MAHATMA LETTERS, (On facts and the process of
> self-evolution morally)
> 2. H.P.B.'s LETTERS TO A. P. SINNETT (and others)
> 3. THE SECRET DOCTRINE (On metaphysics and Evolution)
> 4. THE VOICE OF THE SILENCE (On ethical excellence)
> 5. ISIS UNVEILED (On the records of many religious
> philosophies and the prevalence of mysterious
> forces which are non-physical. It is a glossary
> of the Occult.]
> 6. THE KEY TO THEOSOPHY (On essential and practical
> 7. THE EXTRAORDINARY INFLUENCE OF ELENA BLAVATSKY (H.P.B.)
> by Sylvia Cranston [ TARCHER/PUTNAM 1993 ]
> A documentary biography of H.P.B. )
> 8. THE THEOSOPHICAL MOVEMENT : 1875 - 1950 (A
> documentary history.)
> 9. THEOSOPHY IN THE 19TH CENTURY -- An Annotated
> Bibliography by Michael Gomes [GARLAND PUBLISHING,
> New York/London 1994] (On available documents, and source
> material available for first hand study.)
> 10. H.P.B.'s ARTICLES and LETTERS published in
> BLAVATSKY: COLLECTED WRITINGS [Theosophical
> Publishing House, in 15 volumes. Also:
> BLAVATSKY ARTICLES in 3 Vols. published by THEOSOPHY
> COMPANY, Los Angeles"
> 11. Original copies of the magazines THEOSOPHIST, PATH,
> LUCIFER (1879 to date )"
> Daniel H. Caldwell
> BLAVATSKY ARCHIVES
> You can always access our main site by
> simply typing into the URL address
> bar the following 6 characters:
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