London and Benares: he Theosophical Publishing Society, 1906. First edition. Hardcover. First volume, complete in itself, of a series pertaining to a 19th century interpretation of the Gnostics, by the British author, historian and influential member of the Theosophical Society, George Mead. Mead's interpretation influenced writers such as Hermann Hesse, Ezra Pound and W. B. Yeats, as well as Carl Jung.
24mo, 69 pp. Original green cloth covers, titled in white on spine. Spine slightly rubbed, text evenly toned as is normal with this paper, period ink inscription at front end paper. OCLC: 13297326. Good + condition. Item #25471