Aleister Crowley contributes an essay "Art in America" to The English Review, November 1913. Aleister contributes to CROWLEY, Austin HARRISON.

Aleister Crowley contributes an essay "Art in America" to The English Review, November 1913.

London: The English Review, 1913. First Edition. Softcover, Large Octavo. Approx. 190 pages. Paginated i - xvi, 483 - 636, [xx] - 40 (sic.). Original blue printed wrappers. Includes the first appearance in print of Aleister Crowley's essay "Art in America" -(pp. 578 - 595) in which he lamented the pitiful state of art - literary and visual - in the USA. Quoth the Beast: "It aroused a hurricane across the Atlantic and, hard as it is to believe, the echoes have not yet died away." Spine darkened, wrappers rubbed and a bit grubby, edges chafed and chipped, penned name to upper edge of front cover, pages lightly browned, still an unmarked near VG copy. Item #31281

Price: $95.00