Sothis [ Liber MLXXX ] A Magazine of the New Aeon ( 7 Issues ); Volume I, no. I; Volume I, no. II; Volume I, no. III; Volume I, no. IV; Volume I, no. V; Volume II, no. I, and Volume II, no. II

St. Albans, Hertfordshire: Sothis, 1973 - 1976. First Editions. Softcover. Quarto. 8 x 11 inches. Seven numbers (all published). No. I: (vi) 110pp [viiipp adverts]; No. II: (vi) 88pp [viiipp adverts]; No. III: (viii) 120pp [xvipp adverts]; No. IV: (viii) 105pp [xviipp adverts];  No. V: (vi) 144pp [xivpp adverts]; No. VI: (vi) 94pp [ xpp adverts ]; No. VII: (vi) 122pp [xpp adverts]. Original illustrated wrappers, glued, 5 numbers have publisher's additional staple reinforcements (as issued). Articles by various authors, illustrated. A complete run of the Thelemic journal associated with the Typhonian OTO. It included numerous essays, poems, etc. by Crowley, and a new generation of British followers, as well as two "Introductions" by Kenneth Grant. Loosely inserted in Vol. I, no. III is a crudely printed announcement of "The Word of the Equinox", and in Vol. I, no. IV a printed "Public Apology" from Vaughan Purvis for both "The Word of the Equinox" (previously mentioned) and an essay written by him entitled 'The Function of the OTO' which was published in Sothis, Volume I, no. III. Covers lightly rubbed at spines and edges, corners and spine ends a little bumped, unmarked. Vol. II, No. II has had two lines of text from "The Shadow Rite of the Priest Kings" neatly excised, otherwise overall a VG+ set and extremely unusual thus. Quite scarce as a complete set. Item #61776

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