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161005. D.A. CHITTY: THE BUTTERFLIES OF THANTOS

1st 1983 287pp New Horizon. Illus. Page edges sl. marked. d/w sl. chipped at edges, now laminated (small device laminated on front cover). Overall VG in VG d/w. A somewhat legendary book, a mixture of prose, poetry and graphics on Typhonian themes. Triangular device on front board reads “An 11 dimensional assault upon the absolute… the great globe fragmented leaving the deception of the universe forever” which sounds about right. £250.00


100708. ALEISTER CROWLEY: THE STRATAGEM

1st thus 1990 108pp Temple Press. Illus. VG+ in VG+ d/w. Includes the Stratagem, The Testament of Magdalen Blair, His Secret Sin and Which Things are an Allegory. £25.00


0870. ALEISTER CROWLEY (ed): THE GOETIA

Rev. ed. 1997 134pp Weiser trade p/b. Prof. illus. VG+. This edition is edited and introduced by Hymenaeus Beta. It also contains Crowley’s notes and some of his illus that appear in the First Impressions version, along with additional pictures from Collin De Plancy’s Dictionnaire Infernal. £8.00


160218C. ALEISTER CROWLEY: THE BOOK OF THE LAW

2009 160pp Weiser small h/b. Spine very sunned, VG. 3rd printing of the 2004 Centenary edition. £8.00


150713. [ALEISTER CROWLEY] LON MILO DUQUETTE: ALEISTER CROWLEY’S ILLUSTRATED GOETIA

4th 2007 236pp New Falcon trade p/b. Illus. VG+. Wow, those are some seriously shitty illustrations. £6.00


160509. DR. NEVILL DRURY: DARK SPIRITS

Deluxe ed. 2012 198pp Salamander. Prof. illus. inc. col. Full Taiwanese leather, bds. sl. bowed, tight on spine, gilt titling to front board and spine. NM. Ltd. ed. 17/95, numbered print loosely inserted. The magical art of Rosaleen Norton and Austin Osman Spare. Some nice colour reproductions of Norton’s work but I suspect the text is another rehash of “Pan’s Daughter”, with Spare material added on. The limited print is a pointless re-imagining of one of Norton’s works. Why? £195.00


160232. EDWARD GAUNTLETT: SHADES IN MAUVE

Deluxe ed 2015 102pp Von Zos. Col. frontis. Full forest green cloth. Title stamped in gilt on front board. NM in NM slipcase. Ltd. ed. 8/40, signed by author. A history of the Typhonian tradition. £195.00


160233. EDWARD GAUNTLETT: SHADES IN MAUVE

1st ed 2015 102pp Von Zos. Col. frontis. Full forest green cloth. Title stamped in gilt on front board. No d/w as issued. NM. Ltd. ed. 400 copies. £45.00


161019. KENNETH GRANT: AGAINST THE LIGHT

Deluxe ed. 1997 120pp Starfire. Quarter morocco, hand finished paper covered boards. VG+ in VG d/w. Ltd. ed. 47/50, signed by Kenneth and Steffi Grant. The first nightside narrative published and the rarest of the Starfire publications. NB. This is not the deluxe recently reissued. £395.00


161020. KENNETH GRANT: AT THE FEET OF THE GURU

Deluxe ed. 2006 134pp Starfire. Quarter cloth, handmade Himalayan paper covered boards. NM in NM d/w. Ltd. ed. 18/97, signed by Kenneth and Steffi Grant. 25 essays on Eastern Mysticism from the 1950s, collected for the first time. £195.00


160235. KENNETH GRANT: BLACK TO BLACK

1st ed. 1963 31pp Carfax. Black cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Very slight browning on half-title page else VG+ in VG+ (unclipped) d/w. Collection of 15 poems, plus introductory note. Limitation page states “Limited edition of which the first hundred copies are signed and numbered.” This copy is not numbered, however, it is signed by Kenneth Grant on the half-title page. Aside from the original Carfax Monographs, this is surely the rarest Grant title. Although the poems have since been collected in Convolvulus, this original edition has a Talismanic quality to it. £395.00


110207. KENNETH GRANT: THE MAGICKAL REVIVAL

Rpt. 1991 244pp Skoob. 12pp plates. VG+ in VG+ d/w. The first volume in the Typhonian trilogies. £30.00


120415. KENNETH GRANT: ALEISTER CROWLEY AND THE HIDDEN GOD

1st 1973 246pp Muller. 16pp photos. d/w chipped all edges, page edges very sl. spotted else VG in G+ d/w. Study of Crowley’s system of sex magick. £45.00


110208. KENNETH GRANT: CULTS OF THE SHADOW

Rpt. 1994 244pp Skoob. 16pp photos. Sl. knock to top of spine else VG in VG d/w. £50.00


110210. KENNETH GRANT: HECATE’S FOUNTAIN

1st. 1992 288pp Skoob. 16pp photos. VG+ in VG+ d/w. £75.00


120420. KENNETH GRANT: OUTER GATEWAYS

1st 1994 264pp Skoob. 16pp photos. VG+ in VG+ d/w. Contains the transmitted text The Wisdom of S’lba. £35.00


131048. KENNETH GRANT: THE NINTH ARCH

Deluxe ed. 2002 604pp Starfire. 24pp photos, col. frontis and endpiece. Quarter goatskin, handmade paper covered boards. NM in NM d/w. Ltd. ed. 57/97 copies, signed by Kenneth and Steffi Grant. £495.00


150222. KENNETH GRANT: GAMALIEL

Deluxe ed. 2003 158pp Starfire. Col. frontis. Quarter goatskin, hand made paper covered boards. D/w very slightly crinkled at bottom where it has sat over the handmade paper else NM in NM d/w. Ltd. ed. 38/81, signed by Kenneth and Steffi Grant. Includes the nightside narratives Gamaliel and Dance, Doll, Dance! £250.00


150225. KENNETH GRANT: THE OTHER CHILD

Deluxe ed. 2003 216pp Starfire. Col. frontis. Quarter goatskin, hand made paper covered boards. NM in NM d/w. Ltd. ed. 35/94, signed by Kenneth and Steffi Grant. Includes the nightside narratives The Other Child, The Stellar Lode and 4 others. £250.00


150223. KENNETH GRANT: GRIST TO WHOSE MILL?

Deluxe ed. 2012 233pp Starfire. Col. frontis. Quarter goatskin, hand made paper covered boards. NM in NM d/w, housed in slipcase. Ltd. ed. 44/111, signed by Steffi Grant. His final published work. £200.00


150226. KENNETH GRANT: REMEMBERING ALEISTER CROWLEY

“Centenary Edition” 66pp Skoob 4to h/b. Prof. illus. NM in NM d/w, housed in black cloth slipcase with design stamped on front and rear. To mark the centenary of Crowley’s reception of The Book of the Law, 93 copies of this title, originally published in 1991, were issued with a label on the front endpaper, signed by Kenneth Grant (this one is 51/93). Additional inserts include a facsimile of a Chinese visiting card occasionally employed by Crowley and a rare photographic portrait of Crowley from the 1940s. £225.00


160514. KENNETH & STEFFI GRANT: HIDDEN LORE HERMETIC GLYPHS

2006 74pp Fulgur 4to h/b. Illus. inc. col. d/w very slightly knocked at bottom else NM in NM d/w, housed in card slipcase. Ltd ed. 696/777. A new edition of Hidden Lore, itself a compilation of The Carfax Monographs. Includes extra material. £110.00


161021. KENNETH & STEFFI GRANT: ZOS SPEAKS

Deluxe ed. 1998 295pp Fulgur 4to h/b. Prof. illus. inc. col. Full black cloth. NM in NM d/w, housed in slipcase. Signed by Kenneth and Steffi Grant. According to the limitation page, this is one of 31 copies in black cloth (un-numbered). Loosely inserted is a small card folder containing the card talisman for the Zos Kia Cultus. Also included is a postcard advertising the launch. Encounters with Austin Osman Spare. £395.00


110837. [KENNETH GRANT] HENRIK BOGDAN: KENNETH GRANT A BIBLIOGRAPHY

1st 2003 30pp Academia Esoterica A5 stapled booklet. Illus. Glossy colour wraps. VG+. Lists all the books, articles and ephemera up to 2002. Revised edition due next year. £20.00


160527. AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE: THE BOOK OF PLEASURE

1975 60pp 93 Publishing large format h/b. Illus. Small loss to surface of spine at bottom, sl tears all edges, rubbed at corners and soiled. Overall book VG+ in G+ d/w. Ltd. ed. 924/1000. This full size facsimile edition includes an introduction by Kenneth Grant. £150.00


150750. AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE: A BOOK OF AUTOMATIC DRAWINGS

1972/2011 40pp Catalpa/Teitan large folio. Quarter cloth, gilt device to front board. No d/w as issued, NM. Ltd. ed. 87/350. This edition utilises unbound sheets originally intended for the 1972 Catalpa edition. Comes with a 12pp booklet detailing the history. £130.00


150751. AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE: A BOOK OF SATYRS

1979 36pp 93 Publishing large folio p/b. Illus. throughout. Sl. worn at edges else, stain on rear cover (not affecting images) else VG. Facsimile reprint of the second edition, with 13 full page illus. £45.00


150251. AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE: THE VALLEY OF FEAR

Deluxe ed. 2008 approx 40pp Fulgur. Quarter green morocco. Gold endpapers. Illus. in col. throughout. NM in NM d/w, housed in slipcase. Ltd. ed. 62/93, signed by Robert Ansell. A previously unpublished colour sketchbook. £195.00


161029.[AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE] ROBERT ANSELL (ed): THE EXHIBITION CATALOGUES OF AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE

Deluxe ed. 2012 318pp Fulgur. Prof. illus. inc. col. Full black morocco, top edge silver. NM in NM d/w, housed in slipcase. Ltd. ed. 14/96, signed by Robert Ansell. Reproduction of all Spare’s exhibition catalogues plus other material, 80 colour plates. £275.00


081122. [AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE] AOS A CELEBRATION

1st 14th. May 2006 95pp IHO 4to p/b. Prof. illus. in colour. VG+ in VG+ d/w. Deluxe copy, printed on 160gsm cotton paper, with glassine wrapper. This publication was produced especially for an event in London, which marked the 50th. anniversary of the death of Spare. Features many illus. including 20 original artworks and 10 photographs, many not seen before. A lot of material focuses on Spare’s contributions to animal welfare (the proceeds of this event all went to the R.S.P.C.A.). Also included are several essays, plus reproductions of obituaries, letters and other ephemera. £125.00


110324. [AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE] OSWELL BLAKESTON: AOS, BLACK MAGICIAN

Proof copy 2007 162pp trade p/b with translucent d/w. prof. illus. inc. col. NM. Issued in 2007 as a limited edition of 125 copies, this proof copies differs in two respects. Firstly, the green card covers are lacking the book title but more significantly the d/w has been specially printed with the book title and the note “Proof copy for Ben Fernee” (owner of Caduceus Books). The book is signed and dedicated on the half title page “For Ben, best wishes Tony” (Tony Naylor). Foreword and introductory notes by Clive Harper. A rare collection of articles, memoirs and fiction by Blakeston, all relating to Spare. Also includes a number of colour reproductions. Scarce. £175.00


161031.[AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE] MYSTERY OF AN ARTIST

1st 2002 266pp IHO trade p/b. Illus. VG+. A collection of material either about, featuring or illustrated by Spare that appeared in the London Mystery magazine. £15.00


121032. [AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE] CHRIS CHIBNALL: THE BOOK OF PLEASURE IN PLAIN ENGLISH

1st 2009 132pp Winged Feet small p/b. Illus. Does exactly what it says. This is an essential rendering of Austin Spare’s famous text into a clearer form. Signed copy. £9.99


161137. KARL STONE: STAR OF HASTUR

1st 2015 168pp Yellow Sign small p/b. Illus. NM. Ltd. ed. 45/231. Card with Cabalistic correspondences loosely laid in. Explorations in hyper chemistry. From the author of Moonchild of Yesod. Scarce. £95.00



JOURNALS


161143. NEW EQUINOX VII/9

2009 80pp Hadean Press A4 journal. Illus. inc. col. NM. Includes The Magick of the Gebers by Jake Stratton-Kent, What is The Book of the Law by Ramsey Dukes etc £7.50


161144. NEW EQUINOX VII/10

2009 76pp Hadean Press A4 journal. Illus. inc. col. NM. Includes Modern Grimoire Magick by Aaron Leitch, Pyramidos Requiem by Jake Stratton-Kent etc. £7.50


151043. SOTHIS VOL. 2 NO.1

1976 104pp A4 stapled journal. Illus. Crease on back cover else VG. Includes a foreword by Kenneth Grant plus material By Mike Magee and Aleister Crowley. £25.00

 

151044. SOTHIS VOL. 2 NO.2

1978 132pp A4 stapled journal. Illus. VG. Includes material by Dadaji plus illus. from A.C. Evans etc. £25.00


150492. STARFIRE VOL. 1 NO. 4

1st 1991 80pp Starfire A4 perfect bound journal. Illus. VG+. Includes The Mark of the Beast by Gareth Hewitson-May, plus material by Michael Staley, Mouse and Stephen Dziklewicz and art by Peter Smith. £30.00


150498. STARFIRE VOL. 2. NO. 3

Deluxe ed. 2008 190pp Starfire 4to hardback. Illus. No d/w as issued. NM. Ltd. ed. 24/131. Signed by Michael Staley. Amongst the usual articles is a section of papers from the 2004 Thelema Beyond Crowley conference. £40.00


150499. STARFIRE VOL. 2. NO. 3

1st. 2008 190pp Starfire 4to perfect bound journal. Illus. NM. A copy of the standard edition. £20.00

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