The King of the Shadow Realm. Aleister Crowley, his Life and Magic. John SYMONDS, Aleister Crowley: related works.

The King of the Shadow Realm. Aleister Crowley, his Life and Magic.

London: Gerald Duckworth & Co. Ltd, 1989. First edition thus. Hardcover. Large thick octavo. xii + 588 pp. Original red cloth with gilt title, etc. to spine, illustrations. John Symond's penultimate revision of the biography of Crowley that started life as 'The Great Beast.' Includes a considerable amount of material not found in earlier editions. Although Symonds published one further revision of the work ("The Beast 666") cognoscenti generally regard "The King of the Shadow Realm" as the best edition. Faint bump to upper front corner, otherwise a tight, bright Fine copy in lightly rubbed near Fine dust jacket. Item #63172
ISBN: 0715622838

Price: $150.00