Olla. 60 Years of Song. Aleister CROWLEY.

Olla. 60 Years of Song.

San Francisco, CA: Stellar Visions, 1986. First Edition Thus. Large format softcover. Quarto (8.5 x 11 inches), (i-viii) 11 - (129) + (ii)pp. Flexible clear plastic front cover over printed paper cover sheet, dark blue plastic rear cover, secured together with a blue plastic back strip. Hand-colored endsheets. An unusual edition of "Olla" reproducing - largely in facsimile - the 1947 first edition of Crowley's own selection of his best poetry, which was the last of Crowley's books to be published during his own lifetime. This edition was produced by Stellar Visions publishing in collaboration with the (then) "Caliphate O.T.O." SIGNED on the title-page "Lotte Lieb Sr Iahan" - that is the name and magical name of the co-publisher of the book, Lotte Lieb, who at that time ran Stellar Visions with well-known OTO figure Ebony Anpu. The verso of the title page has a series of quotes from the Grady McMurtry versus Marcelo Motta court case of 1985, whilst the final leaf has a statement about the O.T.O. on the recto. Page edges a little darkened, otherwise a bright, unmarked near Fine copy. Scarce. Item #64735

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