The Alchemist of the Golden Dawn: The Letters of the Reverend W.A.Ayton to F.L.Gardener, 1886-1905 by Ellic Howe
English | 24 Jan. 1985 | ISBN: 0850302889 | 112 Pages | PDF | 5 MB
Modern alchemist and member of the famous Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn occult society. He was born April 28, 1816, in London, England, and was educated at Charter-house School (then in London) and Trinity Hall, Cambridge (matriculating 1837; Latin Prize Essay, 1838-39; B.A., 1841). He was ordained as a deacon in the Church of England in 1841 and became a clergyman two years later. After serving in various country parishes, he was appointed vicar of Chacombe, Northamptonshire, in 1873.