“I SWORE TO REHABILITATE MAGICK… TO COMPEL MANKIND TO RESPECT, LOVE AND TRUST THAT WHICH THEY SCORNED, HATED AND FEARED”
CROWLEY, Aleister. Magick in Theory and Practice. Paris, 1929.
First edition in book form of Crowley’s masterwork, the cornerstone of his religious philosophy “Thelema,” a brotherhood of “purified and chosen souls,” in scarce original dust jacket. $2200.