Ellic Howe

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Ellic Howe

England 1910 – 1991

Comments; Occult historian, Astrology; one of several authors of the 70s whose scholarship and books brought the Occult Renaissance of the 70s to the people.; More a scholar than a Practitioner, from the little publicly known ;

Teachers: Gerald York;Israel Regardie; Bro. A. R. Hewitt, Librarian of the United Grand Lodge of England; Emanuel Swedenborg;


Friends: Stanley Morison; Stephen Skinner; Francis King; R.A. Gilbert; Will Parfitt; Andrew Drylie;



Author: Urania’s Children: the strange world of the astrologers (1967); Astrology: a recent history including the untold story of its role in World War II (1968); Astrology and the Third Reich; Astrology and psychological warfare during World War II (1972); Magicians of the Golden Dawn: A Documentary History of a Magical Order, 1887-1923 (1978); Alchemist of the Golden Dawn: The Letters of the Reverend W. A. Ayton to F. L. Gardner and Others, 1886-1905 (Roots of the Golden Dawn Series) edited by Ellic Howe (1985); Merlin Peregrinus: Vom Untergrund des Abendlandes (with Horst Möller), 1986; Fringe Masonry in England, 1870-1885 (with Darcy Kuntz) (1997); many other books on typesetting and military subjects; “MAGUS INCOGNITO: Was Swedenborg Responsible for the the ‘Occult Revival’?”; Raphael or, the Royal Merlin, 1964;

Resources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellic_Howe; http://www.amazon.com/Ellic-Howe/e/B001K1IV5E/ref=sr_tc_2_0?qid=1344362357&sr=1-2-ent; http://janus.lib.cam.ac.uk/db/node.xsp?id=EAD%2FGBR%2F0012%2FMS%20Add.9820; nice resource - http://asiya.org/asiya/ebooks-available-occult-athenaeum/#.VJ3eQF4AOA from Darcy Kuntz;