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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


170809. ALEISTER CROWLEY: THE BOOK OF THOTH

Rpt. 1986 288pp US Games System trade p/b. page edges sl. marked else VG. Study of the tarot. £8.00


170811. ALEISTER CROWLEY: THE LAW IS FOR ALL

2nd 1985 368pp Falcon Press trade p/b. Sl. marked at edge of text block else VG. Liber Legis plus full commentary. £20.00


170814. ALEISTER CROWLEY: THE VISION & THE VOICE

1st 1972 262pp Sangreal. VG+ in VG+ d/w. Liber 418, Crowley’s exploration of the 30 Enochian aethyrs. £75.00


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


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


171212. [ALEISTER CROWLEY] FRANCIS KING: THE SECRET RITUALS OF THE O.T.O.

1st 1973 240pp C.W. Daniel. Frontis. Pen notes on front end paper and some underlining throughout book else VG+ in VG+ d/w. £100.00


171111. [ALEISTER CROWLEY] PROMOTIONAL POSTCARD

1970 Postcard. NM. One of two postcards that were issued to promote the publication of The Confessions of Aleister Crowley. £30.00


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? £175.00


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


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


171214. KENNETH GRANT: THE MAGICAL REVIVAL

2nd 1991 244pp Skoob. Illus. d/w sl. torn at top corners else VG in VG d/w. The first of the Typhonian trilogies. £30.00


171216. KENNETH GRANT: CULTS OF THE SHADOW

2nd 1994 244pp Skoob. Illus. VG+ in VG+ d/w. The third volume in the first trilogy. Much material on Bertiaux etc. £30.00


171217. KENNETH GRANT: THE NIGHTSIDE OF EDEN

2nd 1994 304pp Skoob. Illus. VG+ in VG+ d/w. First volume in the second trilogy. The Qliphothic one. £30.00


171218. KENNETH GRANT: HECATE’S FOUNTAIN

1st 1992 288pp Skoob. Ills. VG in VG d/w. Ownership signature of Carl Abrahamsson on front endpaper. £75.00


171219. KENNETH GRANT: OUTER GATEWAYS

1st 1994 264pp Skoob. VG+ in VG+ d/w. The Lam one. £30.00


170824. KENNETH GRANT: THE MAGICAL REVIVAL

1st 1972 244pp Muller. Illus. VG in VG d/w. The first of the Typhonian trilogies. £50.00


170825. KENNETH GRANT: ALEISTER CROWLEY AND THE HIDDEN GOD

1st 1973 246pp Muller. Illus. VG in VG d/w. The one with the sex magic. £50.00


170826. KENNETH GRANT: CULTS OF THE SHADOW

1st 1975 244pp Muller. Illus. VG in VG d/w. The one with the Bertiaux material. £50.00


170827. KENNETH GRANT: NIGHTSIDE OF EDEN

1st 1977 304pp Muller. 16pp plates. VG in VG d/w. The one with the Qliphoth. £50.00


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


170336. [AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE] JONATHAN ALLEN (ed): LOST ENVOY

Deluxe ed. 2016 336pp Strange Attractor. Prof. illus. inc. col. NM. Ltd. ed. 63/300. The tarot deck of Austin Osman Spare. The remarkable story of the discovery of a lost tarot deck by Spare. This deluxe copy includes foldout sections of the cards. £125.00


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


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


170561. [AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE] EMMA DOEVE: FROM ZEP TEPI TO ZOS KIA CULTUS

1st 2017 56pp Wholly Books A5 p/b. Illus. NEW. A collection of four essays on Spare, with colour illus. of Spare’s art. £9.99


170562. [AUSTIN OSMAN SPARE] EXHIBITION CATALOGUE

2017 192pp Small p/b. Prof. illus. inc. col. NEW. Published to coincide with an exhibition at Viktor Wynd’s Museum of Curiosities in London. Contains about 50pp on Spare inc. essays by Phil Baker, William Wallace etc. plus reproductions of art. The rest of the catalogue is filled with material on the museum and other exhibitions. Post free in UK. £10.00



JOURNALS


171129. MANDRAGORE VOL. III NO. 3

1981 61pp Grove of the Star and the Snake A4 stapled journal. Illus. Hole punches near spine. Previous owner has signed and dated cover, with astrological symbols. VG. Ltd. ed. 208/210. House magazine from the famous Grove of the Star and the Snake Lodge, a thelemic group influenced by, and an influence on, Kenneth Grant. Mixture of articles, art and poetry. £35.00


171141. SOTHIS VOL. 2 NO.1

1976 104pp A4 stapled journal. Illus. Previous owners bookplate inside front cover else VG. A magazine of the New Aeon. Includes a foreword by Kenneth Grant plus material By Mike Magee, Aleister Crowley etc. £25.00


171142. SOTHIS VOL. 2 NO.2

1978 132pp A4 stapled journal. Illus. Some light staining to covers. Previous owners bookplate inside front cover else VG. Includes material by Dadaji plus illus. from A.C. Evans etc. £25.00


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


170885. STARFIRE VOL. 2 NO. 4

1st 2011 304pp Starfire 4to journal. Illus. NM. Material by Daniel Schulke, Ithell Colquhoun etc. £20.00

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