The Book of the Goetia of Solomon the King; Translated into English Tongue by a Dead Hand and Adorned with Divers Other Matters Germane Delightful to the Wise. Aleister CROWLEY, Commentary Introduction.

The Book of the Goetia of Solomon the King; Translated into English Tongue by a Dead Hand and Adorned with Divers Other Matters Germane Delightful to the Wise

New York, NY: Magickal Childe Publishing, 1989. Facsimile edition. Hardcover. Quarto. x + 66 pp (+ viii pp of adverts). Black faux leather with gilt title, etc. to spine and front cover, frontis. The famous grimoire of talismanic magic, the Lemegeton of Solomon. Crowley first published his edition of the book at Boleskine in 1904, under the title 'The Book of the Goetia of Solomon the King' in an edition of only 200 copies using translations which had been prepared by S. L. MacGregor Mathers, his former mentor in the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn. This new edition was published by Herman Slater of the legendary Magickal Childe Book Store of New York under the Magickal Childe imprint. Spine ends bruised, corners lightly chafed, small patch of darkened glue residue (from removal of price sticker) at lower edge of rear board. Otherwise a tight unmarked VG+ copy. (no dust jacket issued). Item #60678
ISBN: 0939708299

Price: $150.00