The Tao Teh King. Liber CLVII. Aleister CROWLEY, Stephen Skinner.

The Tao Teh King. Liber CLVII.

London: Askin Publishers & Samuel Weiser, 1976. First Edition Thus. Softcover. Octavo. (vi) + 116 pp. Printed card wrappers. A scarce edition of Crowley's rendering of the great Taoist classic, with Introduction by Stephen Skinner. Typescripts of Crowley's version of the "Tao Teh King" circulated amongst Crowley's students, but the work remained unpublished until 1976 when two editions appeared almost simultaneously: this edition which was jointly published by Askin Publishers of London & Samuel Weiser Publishing of NYC, and one by Helen Parsons Smith under her Thelema publications imprint (precedence of publication is not known). Very light rubbing to points and upper edges - else a tight, bright near Fine copy. Item #66155
ISBN: 0877282811

Price: $150.00

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