Alan Leo Mars the War Lord 1915

Leo, Alan ‘[Popular Shilling Series: No. 1:] Mars: the War Lord, Being the Substance of a Course of Public Lectures delivered before the Astrological Society, in the months of January, February and March, 1915 – With an Introduction’ “Modern Astrology” Office, 39, 40, 41, Imperial Buildings, Ludgate Circus, E. C. / Trade Agents: L. N. Fowler & Co., 7 Imperial Arcade, E. C. [London], 1915.

Original paper-covered boards (separation down almost entire length of front hinge; top cm of spine chipped away; 4 cm tearing to middle section of rear hinge; 1.5 cm separation to foot of same).  [2] + [pp. iii-v] + [1] + [pp. vii-xiv] + [2] + 19 + [1] + [pp. 21-45] + [1] + [pp. 47-73] + [1] + [pp. 75-99] + [3 pages of advertisements]

About this Book Scan

Carefully scanned in full colour from the better of our two original printings of the first edition of 1915.

Mars the War Lord was one of three short books written by Alan Leo towards the end of his life focusing individually on the planets from Mars to Saturn. All three were based on the text of public lectures he had given on these planets. Scans of his books on Jupiter and Saturn are separately available for download from Astrolearn.