Pseudonym of Edward C. Peach, a writer on occultism. In
1961, after receiving a claims settlement of $1,000 for an accident,
he spent the money publishing his own manuscript The
Art and Practice of Astral Projection, using a Hong Kong printer.
Over the next decade, Peach published several occult books
and continued to write through the 1970s.
Ophiel [Edward C. Peach]. Art and Practice of Talismanic
Magic. West Hollywood, CA Peach Publishing, 1973.
. The Oracle of Fortuna. St. Paul Llewellyn Publications,