A NOTE EXPLAINING WHY EACH NUMBER HAS BEEN GIVEN TO EACH BOOK LIBER

I (1) – “I” IS the number of The Magus in The Tarot.

III (2) Re’fers to The Three-Fold Method given, and to The Triangle as a binding fORce.

VII (7)Re’fers to The 7 Chapters, and to the fact that the number 7 IS peculiarly suitable to The Sub’ject of The Book.

VIII (8) The Tarot Card numbered “8”, The Charioteer, the bearer of The Holy Graal, re’presents The Holy Guardian Angel.

IX (9) Re’fers to Yesod.  “The Foundation”, Be’cause The Elementary Practice re’commended in The Book are “The Foundation” of All The WORk.

X (10) – “Porta Lucis” – The Gate Of Light”, IS one of the titles of “Malkuth”, whose number IS X.

XI (11) – A Con’centration of the title N V, whose value IS 56, and 6 and 5 are 11. (See CCXX. I, i. and II, i.)

XIII (13) – The number of “Achad” = “Unity”, and the title IS per’haps in’tended to show that ALL paths of attain-ment are essential.

XVI (16) – The Key Of The Tarot numbered XVI IS “The Lightning Struck Tower“.

XVII (17) – I A O adds up to 17.

XXV (25) – The square of 5, this Be’ing a Ritual of The Pentagram.

XXVII (27) – The number of per’mutations of 3 things, taken 3-at-a-time, and (of course) the cube of 3.

XXX (30) – 30 IS The Letter “Lamed”, which IS “Justice” in The Tarot – re’ferred to Libra.

XXXIII (33) – This number was given on Masonic grounds.

XXXVI (36) – The square of 6, this book Be’ing The Ritual Of The Hexagram.

XLIV (44) – From “Dalet” + Mem” (final) = “Blood”, Be’cause Blood IS sacrificed, also Be’cause The God Adored IS “Horus”, who gave 44 as His special number.  See “Equinox VII”, 376.

LV (55) – The Mystic Number of “Malkuth” and of “Nun” + Heh” = “Ornament”; a number, generally, suitable to The Subject of The Book.

LVIII (58) – “Chet” + Nun” (final) = “Grace”, a secret title of The Qabalah.  See “Sepher Sephiroth”.

LIX (59) –

LXI (61) – See “Sepher Sephiroth”.  The allusion IS to the fact that this book fORms an intro’duction to the series.

LXIV (64) – A number of Mercury.

LXV (65) – The number of Adonai.

LXVI (66) – The sum of the first 11 numbers.  This book re’lates to Magic, whose Key IS 11.

LXVII (67) – The number of “Zain” + Yod” + Nun” (final) = a Sword”.

LXXVIII (78) – The number of cards in The Tarot Pack

LXXXIV (84) – E’numeration of the name “Enoch”.

XC (90) – “Tzaddi” means a Fish-Hook”.  “I will make you fishers of Men”.

XCV (95) – The number of “Mem” + Lamed” + Koph” + Heh” = “Queen”; attributed to Malkuth.

XCVI (96) – The total number of points in the 16 figures.

C (100) – E’numeration of the letter “Kappa” spelled in-full.  GR: “Kappa” and GR: “Phi” are the initials of Magical in’struments re’ferred-to in the text.

CXX (120) – See “Rosicrucian Symbolism”.

CXLVIII (148) – “Mem” + Aleph” + Zain” + Nun” + Yod” + Mem” (final) = The Balances”.

CLVI (156) – “Babalon” – to-Whom The Book re’fers.  See “Sepher Sephiroth”.

CLXXV (175) – The number of Venus or Astarte.

CLXXXV (185) –

CXCVII (197) – Number of ZOON, “Beast”.

CC (200) – The number of HB: “Resh” = “The Sun”.

CCVI (207) – The number of R V, re’ferred to in the text.

CCXX (220) – The number of the Verses in the three chapters of the Book.  It has, how-ever, an e’normous a’mount of symbolism.  In-particular, it com’bines the 10 Sephiroth and 22 Paths; 78 IS “Aleph” + Yod” + Vau” + Aleph” + Samekh”.  For 666, see “Sepher Sephiroth”.

CCXXXI (231) – Sum of the numbers (0 + 1 + ….. + 20 + 21) printed on The Tarot Trumps.

CCXLII (242) – “Aha!”  Spelled in-full.

CCCXXXIII (333) – The number of “Choronzon”.

CCCXXXV (335) – The Numeration of “Adonis” in Greek.

CCCXLI (341) – The Sum of The 3 Mothers of The Alphabet.

CCCLXX (352) – “Ayin” + Shin” = “Creation”.

CD (400) – From the large “Tau” HB: “Taw” in the diagram.

CDXII (412) – Numeration of “Bet” + Yod” + Taw” = “Beth”, the letter of The Magus of The Tarot, whose weapons are here de’scribed.

CDXVIII (418) – See “Sepher Sephiroth”.  Used for this book Be’cause the final re’velation IS The Lord Of The AEon.

CDLI (451) – The number of “Shin” + Yod” + Lamed” + Ayin” + Aleph” + Mem” (final) = Siloam”.

CDLXXIV (464) – The number of “Daath”.

D (500) – The number of Omicron” = Alpha” + “Rho” + “Iota” + “Theta” + “Mu” + “Omicron” + “Sigma” – the Greek word for “Number”.

DXXXVI (536) – The number of the “Mem” + Samekh” + Lamed” + Vau” + Taw” = The Sphere Of The Fixed Stars”.

DLV (555) – “Had” fully ex’panded.  Thus, “Heh” + Heh”, “Aleph” + Lamed” + Peh” (final), “Dalet” + Lamed” + Taw”. Compare 11 where N u IS fully con’tracted.

DLXX (570) –

DCLXXI (671) – From “Taw” + Resh” + Ayin” + Aleph” = The Gate” – and the spelling, in-full, of the name “Adonai”.

DCCLXXVII (777) – See “Sepher Sephiroth”.

DCCCVIII (808) – The number of the name “Nun” + Chet” + Shin” + Taw” + Nun” (final).

DCCCXI (811) – The number of I A O in Greek.

DCCCXIII (813) – See “Sepher Sephiroth”.

DCCCXXXI (831) – GR: “Phi” + “Alpha” + “Lambda” + “Lambda” + “Omicron” + “Sigma”.

DCCCLX (860) – The number of GR: “Iota” + “Omega” + “Nu” = “John”.

DCCCLXVIII (868) – “Nun” + “Taw” + Yod” + Bet” + Vau” + Taw” = “Paths”.

CMXIII (913) – “Berashith”The Beginning”, spelled back-wards, in the title, to illustrate the de’velopment of The Magical Memory.

CMLXIII (963) – “Achad” spelled fully – see “Sepher Sephiroth”.

MMDCDXI (2911) –Berashith” spelled with Capital “B” as in Genesis i. 1.