P. B. Randolph

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P. B. Randolph AKA Paschal Beverly Randolph

American 1825 – 1875

Teachers; Frederick Hockley; Eliphas Levi; Johannes Valentinus Andreae AKA Christian Rosenkreutz

Students; Theodor Reuss; Aleister Crowley; R. Swinburne Clymer; Freeman B. Dowd; Marie Corelli; Max Theon; Peter Davidson; Thomas Burgoyne; Hargrave Jenning;

Friends: Kenneth R. H. Mackenzie; Abraham Lincoln; Papus

Enemies: Klu Klux Klan; H.P. Blavatsky;

Organizations; Fraternitas Rosae Crucis;, oldest Rosicrucian organization in the USA, dates back to the American Civil War ; Fraters Lucis AKA Brothers of the Light; Hermetic Brotherhood of Luxor; Brotherhood of Eulis; influenced Golden Dawn and more especially the OTO AKA Ordo Templi Orientis;

Author; The Grand Secret 1860 ; Pre-Adamite Man 1863; The Rosicrucian Story 1863 ; Seership! The Magnetic Mirror 1868; Love and Its Hidden History 1869 ; Love and the Master Passion 1870; Eulis!: The History of Love (with Clymer 1874);After Death: The Disembodiment Of Man; Beyond The Veil: Posthumous Work Of Paschal Beverly Randolph; Translation & annotation of Hermes Mercurius Trismegistus: His Divine Pymander; Seership: Soul Sight; Sexual Magic published 1988; see also The Hermetic Brotherhood of Luxor by Jocelyn Goodwin, et al

Comments; One of the most important Occultists to work with Eliphas Levi, and instruct Levi's students, Papas and Stanislas de Guaita; sex magick; Spiritualism; Rosicrucian; Spirit Mirrors; Mulatto opposed to Slavery, Medical Dr for Women's rights; pre-Adamism; Freemason ; SRIA ; The Ansairetic Mysteries; Eulis, “Affectional Alchemy.”;

Resources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paschal_Beverly_Randolph; http://www.jwmt.org/v2n14/randolph_article.html; http://www.healthresearchbooks.com/pages/books_list.php?origin=author&author=Randolph,%20Paschal%20Beverlly