The Candle of Vision. London: Macmillan, 1918. First Edition. Pp ix, 175, adverts. Blue cloth, title stamped in gilt to upper cover and spine, pale stain to upper cover, contents bright & clean.
Irish author, poet, painter and mystic George William Russell's collection of transcendent essays on Celtic mysticism. Known by his pen name AE (which is short for Aeon), Russell was friends with many other figures of the Celtic renaissance of the early 20th century, including W.B. Yeats, and James Stephens.