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H. P. Blavatsky

Author, Religion (12-Aug-1831 — 8-May-1891)


Geoffrey A. Barborka. H. P. Blavatsky, Tibet and Tulku. Theosophical Publishing House. 1966. 476pp.

Annie Besant. H. P. Blavatsky and the Masters of the Wisdom. Theosophical Publishing Society. 1907. 57pp.

H. P. Blavatsky. Personal Memoirs. Theosophical Publishing House. 1967. 323pp.

George Baseden Butt. Madame Blavatsky. McKay. 1925. 269pp.

Daniel Caldwell (editor). The Esoteric World of Madame Blavatsky: Insight into the Life of a Modern Sphinx. Wheaton, IL: Quest Books. 2000. 451pp.

Alice Leighton Cleather. H. P. Blavatsky: A Great Betrayal. Thacker, Spink & Co.. 1922. 96pp.

S. L. Cranston. HPB: The Extraordinary Life and Influence of Helena Blavatsky, Founder of the Modern Theosophical Movement. G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1993. 648pp.

Jean Overton Fuller. Blavatsky and Her Teachers. East-West Publications. 1988. 270pp.

Iverson L. Harris. Mme. Blavatsky Defended: Refutations of Falsehoods, Slanders, and Misrepresentations Published by the National Broadcasting Company, Truman Capote, Walter Winchell, The John Birch Society, Time Magazine, and Others. San Diego, CA: Point Loma Publications. 1971. 174pp.

Max Heindel. Blavatsky and the Secret Doctrine. Los Angeles: Phoenix Press. 1933. 133pp. Reprinted 1996 by Health Research Books.

K. Paul Johnson. The Masters Revealed: Madam Blavatsky and the Myth of the Great White Lodge. SUNY Press. 1994. 288pp.

William Kingsland. The Real H. P. Blavatsky: A Study in Theosophy, and a Memoir of a Great Soul. London: John M. Watkins. 1928. 322pp.

Maurice Leonard. Madame Blavatsky: Medium, Mystic and Magician. Regency Press. 1977. 115pp.

Arthur Lillie. Madame Blavatsky and Her "Theosophy": A Study. London: Swan Sonnenschein. 1895. 228pp.

Marion Meade. Madame Blavatsky: The Woman Behind the Myth. G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1980. 528pp.

Howard Murphet. When Daylight Comes: A Biography of Helena Petrovna Blavatsky. Theosophical Publishing House. 1975. 277pp.

Henry Steel Olcott. Old Diary Leaves: The Only Authentic History of the Theosophical Society. London: Theosophical Publishing Society. 1878-83.

Charles J. Ryan. H. P. Blavatsky and the Theosophical Movement: A Brief Historical Sketch. Point Loma Publications. 1975. 441pp.

A. P. Sinnett (editor). Incidents in the Life of Madame Blavatsky. London: George Redway. 1886. 324pp.

Rudolf Steiner. Spiritualism, Madame Blavatsky & Theosophy: An Eyewitness View of Occult History. Anthroposophic Press. 2002. 304pp.

John Symonds. Madame Blavatsky, Medium and Magician. Odhams Press. 1959. 254pp.

Katherine Tingley. Helena Petrovna Blavatsky: Foundress of the Original Theosophical Society in New York, 1875. Point Loma, CA: Women's International Theosophical League. 1921. 81pp.

Constance Wachtmeister. Reminiscences of H. P. Blavatsky and "The Secret Doctrine". London: Theosophical Publishing Society. 1893. 162pp.

Gertrude Marvin Williams. Priestess of the Occult: Madam Blavatsky. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1946. 345pp.


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