Aleister Crowley (1875-1947), who claimed to be the re-incarnation of Dr. John Dee among others, lived in England from 1875 through 1947. He is the author of several Weiser Books titles, including Book of Thoth, Diary of a Drug Fiend, Magick, Book of Lies, Book of the Law and 777 & Other Qabalistic Writings. He was a poet, mountaineer, secret agent, magus, libertine, and prophet - was dubbed by the tabloids "The Wickedest Man in the World."
I am not particularely a "Crowley" fanatic, like those that hang his pictures on the wall and worship his holy name...666.... Read morePublished on Sept. 28 2007 by Rev. Harry S Sawry
Like all of the other drivel churned out by A. Crowley and co., this work stands as a sterling example of just how complex sucker bait can get. Read morePublished on July 31 2003
This book is a VERY good primer and sourcebook for the Thelemic religion and lifestyle. I picked up this book and read it over the course of a weekend. Read morePublished on April 23 2003 by Preston Halcomb
The Big Blue Brick is Crowley's dream come true. This is the ultimate Thelemic resource guide, which contains an in-depth Introduction to the book and the full story of the... Read morePublished on March 29 2003 by Graham D. Lincoln
Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law.
It is easy to see that most,if not all, of modern magickal literature owes its insights to Aleister Crowley. Read more
Ritual magick (I hate that spelling, but there we are) is not really my main area of interest as such, witchcraft is, but being influenced as it is by ritual magick, it's nice to... Read morePublished on Nov. 16 2001 by Mr. M. P. Duffy
You could save money by buying cheaper versions available. However, there are numerous reasons not to do this. 1. Read morePublished on Feb. 14 2001 by "reguli"
This book brings together all four parts of Book ABA by Alesiter Crowley. While the effort is commendable, the result is slightly below par. Read morePublished on Dec 9 2000