The Chakras: A Monograph. VG HC in DJ 1979, Eighth Ed. C.W. Leadbeater. Theosophical Publishing House
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Leadbeater, C. W. Adyar, Theosophical Publishing House, 1979.
English, Eighth Edition, Very Good, Good dustjacket, HC, 8vo 8 1/2" x 5 3/4" [vii] xiv, 132 pp.
Very Good red cloth over boards, silver stamped lettering to cover and spine, some waffling along hinges, minor soiling to covers, light age toning to pages, light foxing to pastedowns and endpapers, else sharp tips, clean, tightly bound, and unmarked throughout. Fuchsia dustjacket, white and blue lettering to front, blue lettering over white to spine and back, blue image of "the streams of vitality" to cover, edges rubbed and creased, showing small chips and closed tears, foxing to verso, but intact, not price-clipped, and protected by a paper-backed Brodart sleeve. Replete with ten color plates and nine drawings, one of which is a full-color fold-out. Includes Preface by C. W. Leadbeater, an Index, and five chapters concerning the Force-Centres, the Forces, the Absorption of Vitality, the Development of the Chakras, and the Laya Yoga. C.W. Leadbeater (1847-1934) is described in this books as, "a highly developed clairvoyant, and the author of over thirty books concerning the psychic nature of man and the spiritual life."