Non-Fiction Famous Supernatural Writers  

Walter Graves
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List Rules Authors from any time who wrote about the occult, mysticism or anything supernatural

A list of supernatural writers specializing in the occult and other hidden knowledge, including mysticism and the arcane. All genres have been included, although the majority of the writers on this list focus on non-fiction studies of cabalistic, hermetic, and (dare we say) magical subject matter. Such subjects include alchemy, astrology, the paranormal, and general theories as to how religion can mesh with science. The spiritual philosophies and historic literature written by these authors is some of the best and well worth looking at if one has a growing interest in the occult and supernatural.
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William Butler Yeats is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Memoirs, A Vision, The Countess Cathleen

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30 2
Edgar Cayce is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
The Essential Edgar Cayce, Lost Atlantis, Dreams: Your Magic Mirror

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29 2
Emanuel Swedenborg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Arcana coelestia, An Account Of The Last Judgment And The Babylon Destroyed, The essential Swedenborg: basic teachings of Emanuel Swedenborg

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21 1
Paramahansa Yogananda is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Autobiography of a Yogi, The science of religion, Wine of the mystic

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18 1
Albertus Magnus is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
On animals, Of cleaving to God, Book of minerals

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18 1
Donald Michael Kraig is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Tarot & Magic, Los poderes psiquicos, Magical Diary

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18 1
Colin Wilson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
The Space Vampires, The Killer, The god of the labyrinth

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23 2
Helena Roerich is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Living Ethics, Foundations of Buddhism

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15 1
Tallapragada Subba Row is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Discourses on the Bhagavat Gita 1888, Consciousness and Immortality, Collection of Esoteric Writings

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20 2
Robert Anton Wilson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Coincidance: A Head Test, Reality Is What You Can Get Away With, The Sex Magicians

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Aleister Crowley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Magick, Magick Without Tears, Diary of a Drug Fiend

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19 2
Joseph Murphy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Infinite power for richer living, Secrets of the I Ching, Telepsychics

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19 2
Giordano Bruno is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Los Heroicos Furores, Die Kabbala des Pegasus, Cause

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19 2
Stephen Flowers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Uncle Setnakt's Essential Guide to the Left Hand Path, At the Well of Wyrd, The nine doors of Midgard

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23 3
Jack Parsons is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Human population competition as biological warfare, Population fallacies

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Murry Hope is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
The way of cartouche, The World of Psychism, The Lion People

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13 1
Cheiro is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Book of Fate and Fortune, Cheiro's complete palmistry, Fate in the Making Revelations of a Lifetime

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13 1
Gerina Dunwich is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Wicca A to Z, The Pagan Book of Halloween, Wicca candle magick

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13 1
Montague Summers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Werewolf, The History of Witchcraft and Demonology, Geography of Witchcraft

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19 3
Margot Anand is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
The Art of Sexual Ecstasy, The art of everyday ecstasy, Magie des Tantra. Sky Dancing

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20 4
Giovanni Pico della Mirandola is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Commento, Om människans värdighet, Le sette sposizioni

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12 1
Francis Barrett is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
The Magus, The Cabala Or The Secret Mysteries Of Ceremonial Magic Illustrated, Magnetism And Cabalistical Magic

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12 1
Thomas Browne is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
Christian Morals, Hydriotaphia, Urn Burial

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16 2
Rudolf Steiner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
The gates of knowledge, Ways to a new style in architecture, Threefold State

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19 4
René Guénon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Supernatural Writers
multiple states of the being, The Great Triad, Le roi du monde