Atlantis. Liber LI. The Lost Continent. Aleister CROWLEY, Kenneth Anger.

Atlantis. Liber LI. The Lost Continent.

Malton, Ontario, Canada: Dove Press, 1970. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. x + 70pp. Original dark pink cloth with gilt title, etc. to spine. Referred to by Kenneth Anger who authored the very brief Foreword as a "sexual-magical treasure." Crowley's Atlantis is said to be "An account of the continent of Atlantis: the manners and customs, magical rites and opinions of its people, together with a true account of the catastrophe, so called, which ended in its disappearance" although in other writings Crowley allowed that there was more than a hint of satire in some parts of the work, whilst others were thinly-veiled metaphor. Errata slip loosely inserted. Very light rubbing to spine ends and corners, endpapers and page edges a bit browned, bookshop label on front pastedown - else a tight, unmarked near Fine copy in G+ dust jacket (Dust jacket browned at spine and edges of panels, extremities chafed and chipped with a few short closed tears, not clipped, now protected by removeable mylar cover). Item #61287


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