Tag : In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Raymond Buckland

   September 28, 2017    1 Comment on In Memoriam: Raymond Buckland

The death has been announced of Raymond Buckland Known as Robat, Raymond Buckland, born 31 August 1934), was an English writer on the subject of Wicca and the occult, and a significant figure in the history of Wicca, of which he was a High Priest in both the Gardnerian and Seax traditions. According to his written works, primarily Witchcraft from… Read more »

In Memoriam: Donald Weiser

   April 13, 2017    6 Comments on In Memoriam: Donald Weiser

Legendary bookseller and publisher Donald Weiser passed away peacefully at age 89 in his home in Florida, surrounded by his wife and family, on April 12, 2017. As a young man, Donald worked alongside his father Samuel Weiser in the eponymous bookstore that changed the lives of countless people. Samuel Weiser Bookstore had opened its doors in New York City… Read more »

In Memoriam: Richard Cavendish

Richard Cavendish , who has died aged 86, was an authority on magic, myth and witchcraft whose bestseller The Black Arts caught the imagination of spiritual questers at the tail end of the 1960s. Dabbling in astrology, black magic and necromancy was all the rage at the time of the book’s publication in 1967, and the notorious occultist and voluptuary… Read more »