The Taper That Lights the Sky: Letters of Robert Cochrane Revealed - Shani Oates
Traditional Witchcraft's leading light was Robert Cochrane, founder of the Clan of Tubal Cain coven, established in 1951. This book is a collection of Cochrane's letters, some published for the first time. They are addressed to Cochrane's fellow Clan members, and they discuss many aspects of his Craft. In them the writer, gives long and valuable expositions on his vision of witchcraft, covering its its mysticism, lore, history, ritual, symbolism and overarching philosophy. A valuable source for historians of witchcraft as well as for traditional witches who want first-hand material on their field.
Oxford, UK: Mandrake, 2016. 475 pages, hardback, dust jacket. New.