The Medusa's Head. Or Conversations Between Aleister Crowley and Adolf Hitler. John - SIGNED SYMONDS, Aleister Crowley: related works.
The Medusa's Head. Or Conversations Between Aleister Crowley and Adolf Hitler.

The Medusa's Head. Or Conversations Between Aleister Crowley and Adolf Hitler.

Thame, England: Mandrake Press Ltd., 1991. Limited edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 216pp. Blue buckram with gilt title, etc. to spine. Edition limited to 350 numbered copies, this being number 81. (Copies 1 - 50 were specially bound, and signed by the author). Although not part of the "special edition" this copy is SIGNED on the title-page by the author under his printed name. A bizarre novel about Crowley set in Germany during the rise of the Nazis. John Symond's the best known of Crowley's early biographers, has borrowed the names of a number of Crowley associates of the time: Heinrich Traenker, Karl Germer, Albin Grau, Max Schneider, Martha Kuntzel, etc. and woven them into this truly odd fictional work.. From the collection of Clive Harper with his discrete book-label neatly tipped in at the rear. Harper is well- known as the bibliographer of Austin Osman Spare, for updating the Aleister Crowley bibliography in the 2011 Teitan Press collection of Gerald Yorke's writings, and as someone who has lent his expertise to numerous other publications. Appears unused - thus a tight, bright and unmarked about Fine copy in Fine dust jacket (jacket protected by a removeable mylar sleeve). Item #65131
ISBN: 1872736068

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