Gordon Press, New York, 1974. Hardcover. Limited Edition, limited to 200 copies. 25 pages. Gold titles on red leatherette. An attractive Fine copy.
The Great Beast once again astounds , shocks , enlightens, and educates the reader with this poetry about gargoyles. These stories are very thought provoking, and based on the true history of gargoyles. Must have addition to the fan of Aleister Crowley and experienced magician alike.
Aleister Crowley (1875-1947), who claimed to be the re-incarnation of Dr. John Dee among others, lived in England from 1875 through 1947. He is the author of several Weiser Books titles, including Book of Thoth, Diary of a Drug Fiend, Magick, Book of Lies, Book of the Law and 777 & Other Qabalistic Writings. He was a poet, mountaineer, secret agent, magus, libertine, and prophet – was dubbed by the tabloids “The Wickedest Man in the World.”