H. S. Olcott

The founding president of the Theosophical Society

Olcott Bibliography

Quotes and articles by Henry Steel Olcott on theosophy and Buddhism

In the UK

Applied Theosophy


The Life of Buddha and Its Lessons

The Source and Value of the "Mysteries"

Golden Rules of Buddhism

On H.P. Blavatsky, from Old Diary Leaves

H.P. Blavatsky and Col. Olcott as Buddhists

The Vampire

Spiritualism and Theosophy

Relevant to understanding Olcott

Colonel Olcott — An Ever-Inspiring Example, Pablo D. Sender

Henry Steel Olcott, short biography starting with his pre-theosophical years

The White Buddhist: Henry Steel Olcott and the Sinhalese Buddhist Revival, By Stephen Prothero

Rules of the Theosophical Society (1905), various authors

The Organisation of the Theosophical Society, by HP Blavatsky

Olcott and Blavatsky: Theosophical Twins, An Essay in Archetypes, John Algeo