Korsch, Hubert, ed. ‘14 Vorträge über Astrologie Gehalten auf dem VIII. Astrologen-Kongress Nürnberg 1929[1]’ Herausgegeben im Auftrage der Astrologischen Zentralstelle von Dr. Hubert Korsch, Keplerstaße 11, Düsseldorf, 1929. This copy signed by K. E. Krafft in Zürich, 22-11-29, with the inscription ‘Offert à la Bibliothèque Circulante “Quo Vadis?” par un ancien collaborateur’. Original card covers (former library classification number inked to top of spine). Subsurface staples through inner margins. Contents printed on glossy paper throughout. [2] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 5-128] + [2 pages of advertisements].

Korsch, Hubert, ed. ‘Astrologie 1930: Vorträge und Bericht des IX. Astrologen-Kongresses Dortmund 1930[2]’ Herausgegeben im Auftrage der Astrologischen Zentralstelle E. V. von Dr. Hubert Korsch, Keplerstraße 11, Düsseldorf, 1930. Original card covers. Subsurface staples through inner margins. Contents printed on glossy paper throughout. [Frontis.] + [2] + [pp. 5-104] + [pp. 105-110 of illustrations] + [pp. 111-122] + [pp. 123-4 of advertisements] + [rear cover featuring 2 pages of advertisements]

Korsch, Hubert, ed. ‘Astrologie 1931: Vorträge und Bericht des X. Astrologen-Kongresses Wiesbaden 1931 – I. Internationaler Astrologen-Kongress[3]’ Herausgegeben im Auftrage der Astrologischen Zentralstelle E. V. von Dr. Hubert Korsch, Keplerstraße 11, Düsseldorf, 1932. Original card covers (light wear to outer corners). Subsurface staples through inner margins. [Front cover backed with advertisements] + [2] + [pp. 3-100] + [rear cover featuring 2 pages of advertisements]

Korsch, Hubert, ed. ‘Astrologie 1932: Vorträge und Bericht des XI. Astrologen-Kongresses Stettin 1932, unter dem Protektorat des Herrn Oberbürgermeisters Dr. Poeschel, Stettin[4]’ Herausgegeben im Auftrage der Astrologischen Zentralstelle E. V. von Dr. Hubert Korsch, Siegstraße 19, Düsseldorf, 1932. Original card covers (light wear to part of spine surface). Subsurface staples through inner margins. [Front cover backed with advertisements] + [2] + [pp. 3-100] + [rear cover featuring 2 pages of advertisements]

Korsch, Hubert, ed. ‘Astrologie 1933: Vorträge und Bericht des XII. Astrologen-Kongresses Stuttgart 1933[5]’ Herausgegeben im Auftrage der Astrologischen Zentralstelle E. V. von Dr. Hubert Korsch, Siegstraße 19, Düsseldorf, 1933. Original card covers. Subsurface staples through inner margins. [Front cover backed with advertisements] + [2] + [pp. 3-144] + [rear cover backed with advertisements]

Korsch, Hubert, ed. ‘Astrologie 1934: Vorträge und Bericht des XIII. Astrologen-Kongresses München 1934[6]’ Herausgegeben im Auftrage der Astrologischen Zentralstelle E. V. von Dr. Hubert Korsch, Siegstraße 19, Düsseldorf, 1935. Original card covers. Subsurface staples through inner margins. One para to p. 7 has been pasted over with a corrected printed para on a narrow strip of paper, as issued by publisher. [2] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 5-111] + [1 page of advertisements]

Korsch, Hubert, ed. ‘Astrologie 1936: Vorträge une Bericht des III. Internationalen Astrologen-Kongresses, des XV. Deutschen Astrologen-Kongresses Dusseldorf 1936[7]’  Herausgegeben im Auftrage der ”Astrologischen Zentralstelle” E. V. von Dr. Hubert Korsch, Siegstraße 19, Düsseldorf, 1936. Original card covers. Subsurface staples through inner margins. [Front cover backed with advertisements] + [1 leaf of advertisements] + [4] + [pp. 5-14] + [pp. 15-16 of plates] + [pp. 17-140] + [rear cover backed with advertisements]

Korsch, Hubert ‘[Zenit Zentralblatt für astrologische Forschung Sonderheft 7:] ‘Grundriß der Geschichte der Astrologie[8]‘ Dr. jur. H. Korsch, Düsseldorf, 1935. Original card covers. [Front cover backed with advertisements] + [6] + [pp. 7-104] + [rear cover featuring 2 pages of advertisements]

Korsch, Dr. Hubert ‘[Zenit Zentralblatt für astrologische Forschung Sonderdruck:] Grundzüge der Astronomie[9]‘ Düsseldorf, 1934. No covers[10]. Staplebound pamphlet (3cm separation to top of spine; 1cm to foot of same; some tearing to inner edge of final leaf). [1] + [pp. 2-16]

Košice, Professor Josef Beneš ‘[Zenit Zentralblatt für astrologische Forschung Sonderheft 2:] Die Häuserspitzen im Horoskop der Marie Peary – Ein Beitrag zur Discussion über das Häuserproblem – Mit 30 Figuren, zahlreichen Tabellen und Berechnungsbeispielen’ Dr. Hubert Korsch, Düsseldorf, 1931. Original card covers. Probable sub-surface staples through inner margins. [2] + [1 leaf] + [3] + [pp. 8-76] + [pp. 77-80 of advertisements] + [rear cover featuring 2 pages of advertisements]

Kosmobiologische Akademie Aalen Arbeitsgemeinschaft E. V. / The International Society for Astrological Research, Inc., Oxford / Ohio, USA ‘Offener Brief an di Universitäten der Welt / Open Letter to the World’s Universities’ Printed by Ebertin-Offset-Druck, Aalen, Tulpenweg 15, undated[11]. Paper covers. Looseleaf pamphlet. 4pp (exc. covers)

Koster, Heinz ‘Astrological House Systems’ Bannister Associates, Concord, Still River, MA, 1976. Large-format card covers with tape spine. Bound by sub-surface staples through inner margins. [1] + [pp. ii-viii] + 65 + [1] + [pp. 67-211] + [pp. 213-232]

Koster, Heinz ‘A Challenge to the 186 Scientists’ Bannister Associates, Still River, MA, 1976. Paper covers. Staplebound pamphlet. [1] + [pp. ii-iii] + 5 + [2 pages of illustrations] + [pp. 8-14] + [2-page petition form designed to be cut out]

Kostopoulos, Chrysostomos ‘The Stars and the Emperors: Astrology and Politics in Julio-Claudian Rome – A dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Classics) at the University of Wisconsin Madison, 2004’ University Microfilms International, unclearly dated[12]. No covers. A4 looseleaf sheets[13]

Kottonau, Aug. Bernhard ‘Astrologische Esoterik’ Buchdruckerei H. Bircher, Sulgen, 1936. Original textured card covers. Staplebound pamphlet. 16pp

Koval, Barbara ‘The Lively Circle: Astrology & Science in Our Modern Age’ Astro Computing Services, San Diego, California, 1981

Koval, Barbara ‘Time & Money: the Astrology of Wealth’ Llewellyn Publications, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1993

Kovalenko, Anatoly ‘Magie et Islam: Les concepts de magie (sihr) et de sciences occultes (‘ilm al-gayb) en Islam: Thèse de Doctorat de 3e cycle soutenue à l’Institut d’Études Arabes et Islamiques de l’Université des Sciences Humaines de Strasbourg en octobre 1979’. Edition limited to 30 numbered copies, of which this is stamped No. 22. Publication details unclear; printed by Imprimerie Minute S. A., Genève, Suisse, 1981. Card covers. [2] + xii + 34 + [p. 34a] + [pp. 35-542] + [3-panel fold-out chart] + [pp. 543-619] + [pp. 621-717] + [pp. 719-721]

Koyre, Alexandre; tr. Maddison, Dr. R. E. W., Librarian of the Royal Astronomical Society ‘The Astronomical Revolution: Copernicus – Kepler – Borelli’ Dover Publications Inc., New York, 1992[14]. Card covers. [Front cover backed with advertisements] + [1 leaf] + [2] + [pp. 7-11] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 15-116] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 119-123] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 127-155] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 159-279] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 283-464] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 467-527] + [pp. 529-530] + [1] + [11 pages of advertisements] + [rear cover backed with advertisements]

Kozminsky, Isidore, D.Sc., F.R.N.S., F.R.H.S., F.R.A.S., A.B.A.A., F.S.B.A., D.M. (U.S.A.) ‘My Key Treatise’ Phipps-Coton Limited, 10, Bolt Court, Fleet St., London, E. C., undated[15]. Textured cloth (very light wear to extremities of spine and outer corners of boards; front board bowed). [2] + 73 + ix pp

Kozminsky, Isidore, D.Sc., F.R.H.S., F.R.N.S., B.A.S., etc. ‘Zodiacal Symbology and its Planetary Power, in which the Planetary Influence for Each Degree of the Zodiac Accompanies the Symbol for the First Time’ William Rider & Son, Limited, Cathedral House, Paternoster Row, E.C., London, 1917. Two copies. Copy A: cloth (minimal wear to foot of spine and outer corners of boards). [2 leaves] + [pp. 5-9] + [1] + [pp. 11-194] + [2 pages of advertisements]

Krafft, K. E., Statistien ‘Astro-Physiologie: Über Gesetzmässige Beziehungen Zwischen dem Gestirnstand zur Geburtszeit, der Bewegung der Gestirne und dem Ablauf der Lebensvorgänge im Menschlichen Körper – 3 Tabellen – 12 Zeichnungen – 5 Tafeln’ Astra-Verlag / H. Timm, Leipzig C1, 1928. Original paper covers. Subsurface staples through inner margins. [Front cover backed with advertisements] + [1] + [1 page of advertisements] + [2] + [pp. 5-47] + [2 pages of tables] + [pp. 50-55] + [p. 56 of advertisements] + [rear cover backed with advertisements]

Krafft, Karl. E. ‘Comment Nostradamus a-t-il entrevu l’Avenir de l’Europe?[16]‘ Éditions Snellew, Bruxelles, 1941. Original paper covers (outer spine torn with occasional slight loss, and completely covered over in clear tape by a former owner; tear to lower portion of inner margin of front cover and shorter tear to upper extremity of inner margin of rear cover also covered in clear tape). [1 leaf] + [2] + [2 leaves] + [pp. 11-33] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 37-76] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 79-111] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 115-153] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 157-204] + [1 leaf] + [imprimatur]

Krafft, Ch. E. ‘Influences Cosmiques sur l’Individu Humain[17] [Extrait de la La Revue “Vers l’Unité”, 5, Rue du Motchoisy, Genève]’ Impression Sadag, Genève, 1923. This copy ink-signed to upper margin of title page by K. E. Krafft, Paris, 23-11-32. Original thin card covers. Staplebound pamphlet. Contents printed on finely textured paper throughout. [1 leaf] + [pp. 3-22]

Krafft, K. E., Statistien ’Influences Solaires et Lunaires sur la Naissance Humaine – 7 tableaux – 13 figures’ Éditions Médicales Norbert Maloine, 27, rue de l’École-de-Médecine, Paris, 1928. This copy ink-signed to ffep by K. E. Krafft in Zürich, 11-3-29, with note “À M. le Docteur Legendre – hommage reconnaissant de l’auteur’. Original paper or thin card covers (bottom cm of spine chipped away; separation to lower four inches of front hinge). (Leaves comprising pp. 17-20 and pp. 25-8, and imprimatur leaf with following rfep,  still joined at top edges: need separating.) [1] + [1 page of advertisements] + [pp. 3-50] + [imprimatur]

Krafft, K. E. (Zürich) ‘Kosmobiologische Bibliographie: Überblick Über Erfahrungs-Wissenschaftliche, Kulturgeschichtliche und Andre Beiträge zur Frage der Beziehungen Zwischen Ausserirdischen Vorgängen und Irdischem Geschehn’ No publisher or place stated, undated[18]. This copy signed by author: “Herrn Dr. med. R. A….[19] – überreicht vom Verfasser. – Zürich, 25-11-29. K. E. Krafft”. No covers or binding. Medium-format looseleaf pages. [pp. 131-142]

Krafft, Karl E. ‘Nostradamus predice el porvenir de Europa’ Ediciones Españolas, S. A., Almagro, 40, Madrid, 1941[20]. Card covers (light chipping to foot of spine). [3] + [2 leaves] + [pp. 9-26] + [1] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 31-62] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 65-116] + [1 leaf] + [pp. 119-148] + [1]

Krafft, K.-E. , avec des contributions de Budai, E. et de Ferrière, A. ‘Traité d’Astro-Biologie’ Dépositaires: Librairie Scientifique et Médicale Amedée Legrand, 93, Bd. Saint-Germain, Paris 6e / Librairie Centrale et Universitaire V. Porchet, 1, rue de la Paix, Lausanne, 1939. Cloth (rebound thus). [Original card front cover] + [4] + 9 + [pp. 11-351] + [2] + [Imprimatur]

Krafft, Karl Ernst ‘Typokosmie Über Urbilder und Sinnzeichen und ihre Einordnung zum Lebenskreis – Kosmologische Symbole im Wandel der Zeiten – Vom Walten des Sprachgeistes’ Verlag des Zenit (Dr. H. Korsch), Düsseldorf, 1934. Original card covers (light wear to extremities of spine and parts of surface of spine hinges). [Front cover backed with advertisements] + [2] + [pp. 3-23] + [pp. 24-5 of tables] + [pp. 26-52] + [rear cover featuring 2 pages of advertisements]

Krafft, K. E. – see also under Ferrière, Ad, above

 

[1] A compendium of fourteen papers presented at the 1929 congress, by authors including Dr. Korsch; Krafft; Studienrat E. Saenger; Dr. med. K. G. Heimsoth; Dr. phil. Gerhard Naumann; Dr. med Georg Lomer; Fritz Werle; Wilhelm Th. H. Wulff; Sophus Jessen; Kosmas Huber; and Dr. Rolf Reissmann. Of these, Krafft, Saenger and Reissmann contribute two papers each

[2] A compendium of twelve papers presented at the 1930 congress, by speakers including Karl Ernst Krafft, Dr. Rolf Reißmann, Emil Saenger, Sophus Jessen, Dr. K.-G. Heimsoth, Dr. Wilhelm Mrsic, Wilhelm Th. H. Wulff, Univ-Prof. Dr. Verweyen, Hans Stein, and Otto A. Ludwig. Of these, Ludwig and Krafft are responsible for two papers each. Dr. Korsch and an Oswald v. dem Hagen further present various details of the congress itself

[3] A compendium of twelve papers presented at the 1931 congress, by speakers including Dr. H. A. Strauß, Fritz Werle, Karl Ernst Krafft, Dr. Francis Rolt-Wheeler, H. Ch. Meier, J. J. Ram, Emil Saenger, Josef Schultz, Elsie M. Kennison, Dr. Rolf Reißmann, and Baronin von Gleichen-Rußwurm. Of these, Werle is responsible for two papers. Dr. Korsch further presents various details of the congress itself

[4] A compendium of thirteen papers presented at the 1932 congress, by speakers including Magistratsrat Möllhausen, Emil Saenger, Oswald von dem Hagen, Gräfin Zoé Wassilko-Serecki, Erich Carl Kühr, Dr. Hans Pietzke, Frau L. von Keil, Alfred Schütze, Assessor Dernen, E. Breier, Dipl.-Ing. Otto Carl Schleip, and Wilhelm Kuchenbecker. Of these, von dem Hagen is responsible for two short papers. An H. Freiherr von Breidenbach further presents details of the congress itself

[5] A compendium of fourteen papers presented at the 1933 congress, by speakers including Alexander Bethor, Josef Loh, Peter Bender, Zoé Gräfin Wassilko-Serecki, Emil Saenger, Univ-Prof. Dr. Dr. Beckh, Rudolf Schneider, Freiherr von Breidenbach, Fritz Brunhübner, Th. Ram, Kosmas Huber, Dr. phil. G. Sellnick, and Dr. rer. pol. Pietzke. Of these, Dr. Dr. Beckh presents two short papers. Further brief introductory sections are presented by Dr. Korsch, H. Freiher[r] von Breidenbach, and an Alwin Hugo Müller

[6] A compendium of eleven papers presented at the 1934 congress, by speakers including Alexander Bethor, Gustave-Lambert Brahy, Isi Freifrau v. Gleichen-Rußwurm, Dr. Georg Sellnick, Zoé Gräfin Wassilko-Serecki, Erich Carl Kühr, Heinz Nösselt, Karl Ernst Krafft, Dr. Rolf Reismann, and Josef Loh. Of these, Krafft is responsible for two papers. Dr. Korsch provides the general introduction to the congress

[7] A compendium of nineteen papers presented at the 1936 congress, by speakers including Dr. Rolf Reissmann, Fritz Werle, C. Kerneiz, William J. Tucker, Isi Freifrau von Gleichen-Rußwurm, Karl Ernst Krafft, Heinz Freiherr von Breidenbach, Fritz Brunhübner, Henri Gouchon, Jacques Reverchon, Léon Lasson, Erich Carl Kühr, Dr. Hans Cleres-Dierst, René Lagier, Dr. Edouard Symours, Dr. E. Budai, Robert Bauwens, and (jointly) G. L. Brahy and Vicomte Herbais de Thun. Of these, Reissmann is responsible for two papers. Introductory speeches are provided by Dr. Korsch, a Herrn. Dr. Lang, and a Herrn Oberstudiendirektor Hansen

[8] A biographically annotated list of famous astrologers of the past, ordered chronologically from the most ancient to those in the recent past

[9] On the astronomical foundations of astrology

[10] As issued: begins with title page; text to all other pages

[11] Presumed early 1970s or late 1960s in view of ISAR being newly founded in the late 1960s and at the height of its activities subsequently

[12] A print-on-demand facsimile-based reprint, issued March 2009, of the original dissertation

[13] I have not yet been able to paginate this because it remains shrink-wrapped within temporary card end-supports awaiting binding

[14] A reprint of the translation first published in 1973 by Methuen & Co. Ltd., London, and Cornell University Press, Ithaca, N. Y.. The French original was entitled “La Révolution Astronomique” and published by Hermann, Paris, in 1961. The author died in 1964.

[15] COPAC gives 1939

[16] This French edition of Krafft’s interpretations of the quatrains of Nostradamus in the light of current European events is said to have been translated by Krafft himself from his original German edition of 1940, but with significant differences in content in a few places, marking it out as unique among the several editions of Krafft’s work. The Spanish edition (q. v. below) is believed to be a verbatim translation by another translator from Krafft’s original German.

[17] An added note to the inner title page reads: “La partie documentaire de cette étude a fait l’objet d’une communication à la Conférence de Statistique du 31 mai 1923 à l’Université de Genève”

[18] An offprint from Jahrbuch für Kosmo-Biologische Forschung II. (1929), q. v. under German journals

[19] The folllowing joined up letters are impossible to distinguish

[20] A relatively common Spanish translation of the rare original German edition (pub. 1940) of this work; for the French edition, see above under ‘Comment…’.

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