Author Robert Gilbert

Dr. Robert A. Gilbert is a writer and retired antiquarian bookseller. He has written andlectured widely on Western esotericism and Christian spirituality, and is currently the editor of The Christian Parapsychologist. Among his many books are Elements of Mysticism (1991) and The Treasure of Montsegur (1987, with Walter N. Birks). He is also the editor ofKnowledge of the Heart: Gnostic Movements and Secret Tradition: Transactions of the Eighth International Canonbury Conference (2008).
Dr. Gilbert was born and educated in Bristol, and read Philosophy & Psychology at the University of Bristol.  Now retired, he lives with his family in North Somerset