Aleister Crowley: Wandering the Waste. Martin HAYES, R. H. Stewart, Richard Kaczynski - signed, Author, Artist, Aleister Crowley related.

Aleister Crowley: Wandering the Waste.

NP [ USA ]: Markosia Enterprises Ltd., 2013. First US Edition. Softcover. Octavo. (9 x 6 inches). 144pp. Glossy printed wrappers. This copy is one of a subset of the First Printing specially issued by the publishers in conjunction with Weiser Antiquarian Books in an edition of 111 copies. It has a note and limitation statement imprinted on the rear cover, and a bookplate signed by the author Martin Hayes, the artist R. H. Stewart, and Richard Kaczynski (who wrote the Foreword) tipped onto the inside front cover. The first full recounting of the life of Aleister Crowley in "graphic novel" form (ie a book produced in "comic" form: instead of straight text it comprises a series of panels of images with accompanying textual devices of speech balloons, captions, etc. giving the narrative.) Illustrated in black & white by R.H. Stewart, and with a two page Foreword by Crowley biographer Richard Kacyznski. From the publisher's blurb: ' ... the life and times of Britain's most infamous son. Occultist, artist, poet, prophet, record-setting mountaineer, drug and free-love pioneer, spy, scholar, and legendary bad egg. An explorer of many realms who conversed with gods and angels but ended his days labelled 'The Wickedest Man in the World'. A foolish genius. A much maligned history. A wanderer of the waste." Very light rubbing and bruising to spine ends and corners else a tight clean near Fine copy. Item #63338
ISBN: 9781909276017

Price: $40.00