It is a lengthy treatise on Magick, his system of Western occult … Bookseller's small inkstamp. Magick in Theory and Practice by the Master Therion. Buy Magick in Theory and Practice First Edition Thus by Crowley, Aleister (ISBN: 9781555217662) from Amazon's Book Store. 1976 Reprint of 1929 Edition. So-called because much of the raw material originally came from the tanneries of North Africa (other types of goatskin bindings denoting regions of origin include levant, turkey, niger). Printer’s error in pagination, typically skipping, transposing or repeating page numbers. Light brown spots that naturally appear on some papers due to oxidation as they age. When feasible the binder may preserve the original spine and affix it to the new material, described as “rebacked with the original spine laid down.”. In time, Crowley created his own philosophical system, Scientific Illuminism, a synthesis of various Eastern mystical beliefs including Hinduism, Buddhism, Tantra, Zoroastrianism and the many systems of Yoga. by Krishna Press, Published October 4th 2015 Oblong folios are produced the same way but bound at the short edge, producing a book typically more than 14 inches deep. Depending on demand, any number of printings can be made from a setting of type For example, a first printing might consist of 1000 copies, followed by a second printing of 2500 copies; in which case the book would have a first edition, first printing of 1000 copies, and a first edition, second printing of 2500 copies. Copperplate process by which the plate is “bitten” by exposure to acid. Oxfordshire, UK: I-H-O Books, 1999. Before I turn to the work of the author, I would like to pass a … Not uncommon in older, larger books, it is not considered a defect, so long as all integral leaves are present. Condition: New. "Its principal commandment, 'Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law,' for Crowley meant not vulgar hedonism, but the honest and honorable fulfillment of a person's deepest potential. CROWLEY, Aleister. Reverse calf, with a distinctive suede-like texture, is occasionally used. When the folds of the sheets of paper making up the text block have not been trimmed away or opened with a paper-knife. The book’s binder would often remove and discard the half title at the time of binding. Quarto, original red cloth gilt, top edge gilt, original dust jacket. A reduced-format facsimile reprint of Crowley's the 1929 LeCram Press edition of Crowley's Magick … Edition: 1st Edition as such. Hymn to Pan; Definition and Theorems of Magick… Welcome back. 5 : Remarks: This edition is a set of the first issues cut … He heard a voice claiming to be that of Horus, the god of force and fire, child of Isis and Osirus, dictating the words of The Book of the Law, which Crowley dutifully transcribed. 3 : Price: Priced at 42 shillings. (12MO) Smaller than an octavo, typically less than six inches tall; smaller formats, such as 24mo and 32mo, are uncommon. First edition in book form of Crowley’s masterwork, the cornerstone … Pages: xxxiv + 436. by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, Published November 1st 1973 (See “recto.”). We're sorry, this item has been sold, “I SWORE TO REHABILITATE MAGICK… TO COMPEL MANKIND TO RESPECT, LOVE AND TRUST THAT WHICH THEY SCORNED, HATED AND FEARED”: ALEISTER CROWLEY’S MAGICK, 1929 FIRST EDITION IN SCARCE DUST JACKET, WITH PROSPECTUS LAID IN. March 1992, Book Sales. Paperback. by Esotheria, Published December 11th 2016 Label, generally affixed to the front pastedown, identifying a book’s owner. British mystic Aleister Crowley was "colorful, eccentric, flamboyant, and deliberately shocking… His principal concerns consisted of his researches into ways of accelerating human evolution through increasing human intelligence by techniques of concentrating the mind one-pointedly, stimulating the central nervous system, and maximizing and mapping hitherto unexplored regions of the brain. Pictorial hardcover of 364 pages in Russian, Translation from English into Russian of: Magick in theory and practice, first book; condition as New, clean and unmarked. Variation in text, illustration, design or format that allows a bibliographer to distinguish between different editions and different printings of the same edition, or between different states or issues of the same printing. - This is the occult … Magick In Theory and Practice. Undated printing/edition. He has been called "the wickedest … Item#: 87354 The image is then transferred by pressing thick dampened paper against the metal plate with great force—requiring engravings to be printed on a separate stock and separate press from any text. Full-page illustration printed separately from but bound with the text. Book composed of sheets that are folded once and printed on both sides, making two leaves and four pages. MAGICK IN THEORY AND PRACTICE [BOOK 4 (LIBER ABA) PART III] First published Paris: Lecram Press., 1930 Corrected edition included in Magick: Book 4 Parts I-IV, York Beach, Maine: Samuel Weiser, 1994 This electronic edition … Magick In Theory And Practice (Paperback) Published January 1st 1991 by Magickal Childe Inc. New York: Castle Books, n.d. Hardcover. Illustration produced by transferring an image drawn on a carefully prepared stone to paper. MAGICK in THEORY and PRACTICE - Kindle edition by Aleister Crowley. HB - 1st. 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Magick in Theory and Practice_ - Aleister Crowley was published by cuentadegiladas on 2018-12-04. © Copyright 2021, Bauman Rare Books | Privacy Policy | Accessibility, © Copyright 2021 Bauman Rare Books Privacy PolicyAccessibility. 15 Aleister Crowley - Meditation. by I-H-O Books, Published 1960 Engraving made with the graver or burin on the cross-section of a piece of boxwood; the harder wood and finer tools allow for more delicate, finely detailed images, while the block can still be set in the page alongside text and printed on the same stock as the text. by Magickal Childe Inc, Published 1999 The three exposed edges of a book have been smoothed and gilded. by Book Sales, Published November 4th 2019 Unfortunately, his concerns led to a campaign of vilification in the press and Crowley was dubbed the 'wickedest man in the world" (DNB). 14 Aleister Crowley - Magick Without Tears. A-C, for example, would indicate a quarto volume composed of three signatures or gatherings of eight pages each for a total of 24 pages. xxviii + 436pp. Additional blank leaves following or preceding the endpapers. For some items, we can also email digital photographs. To reattach a text block to its binding when it has become loose from its covers. Remaining half-titles are therefore of interest to collectors. Softcover. The book is number 4 of volume 3 of the Equinox, which was published by the Ordo Templi Orientis. The process allowed illustrations to more closely resemble the original drawings, paintings or sketches, as it gave the lithographer a freedom of line impossible to achieve in earlier intaglio and relief processes. 16 Aleister Crowley - Sepher Sephiroth. To supply a worn binding with a new spine, usually made of the same material as the rest of the binding and decorated to match. 40 reviews. 0 Ratings 6 Want to read; 0 Currently reading; 0 Have read; This edition published in … first consciously drawn to the subject in this way. The back or reverse side of a leaf or page. First Edition. by Createspace, Published 1996 Pastedowns made not of paper but of leather, for decorative purposes. The Castle publication was the First US edition of this work, generally described as the Beast's magnum opus, and appears to have been reprinted directly from the 1929 Paris edition… The scarce, laid-in prospectus bears a photograph of Crowley in North African garb and invites parties interested in Magick and the Law of Thelema to write to him at his London address. United States, Castle Books, 1991. More typical of slim and/or inexpensive volumes such as pamphlets. by Albatross Publishers, Published January 1st 1991 by Edition Ananael, Magick in Theory and Practice (Paperback), MAGICK in Theory and Practice (Hardcover), MAGICK in THEORY and PRACTICE (Kindle Edition), Aleister Crowley, Magick in Theory and Practice (Original Book), Magick in Theory and Practice (Hardcover), Magick in Theory and Practice (Paperback), Magia En Teoria Y Practica (Spanish Edition), Magick In Theory And Practice (Paperback), Magick in Theory and Practice (Arkosh Occult), Magick in Theory and Practice (Kindle Edition), MAGICK IN THEORY AND PRACTICE (Kindle Edition), Magick - Buch vier Bd. Printed note at the end of a text containing information about the printing of the book. The part of the leaf pasted to the inside of the front board is the front “pastedown,” while the other part of the leaf that forms the first page of the book is the “front free endpaper”; the same applies to the rear pastedown and rear free endpaper. Magick in Theory and Practice by the Master Therion. ... FIRST EDITION, THE TALE OF ARCHAIS, 1 of only 250. Extra leaves—plain, colored or decorated—with which a bookbinder covers the insides of the book’s boards, therefore not part of the actual text block. Published January 1st 1991 by Barvas Books, Published July 8th 2014 Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. If you are interested in an item from one of our catalogues or our website and would like more information before ordering it, please give us a call; one of our salespeople will be happy to speak with you and answer any questions that you might have. 436 pp. From the cradle of printing, i.e., any book printed before 1501. Of particular value to collectors as evidence of a very early form of the book. I have written this book … Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Hard front and rear covers of a bound book which are covered in cloth, leather or paper. $1,375.00. Print-run from a single setting of type without substantial change. Illustration or textual decoration made by cutting away from the surface of a block of wood until the reverse of the image is left in relief; this is then inked and pressed to the paper to leave the image. Handwritten notes made in the margins by a previous owner. "For the highest spiritual working one must accordingly choose that victim which contains the greatest and … Minor bumping to head and … Gatherings are identified by a letter, symbol or number in the lower margin of the first page (the “signature”) to make it easy for the printer to stack them in proper order for sewing. Also a shorthand bibliographical description of a book’s composition by its leaves and signatures, rather than its pages. 1929 - 1930.

2011 Reprint of 1929 Edition. Readily marbled (“tree calf”), mottled, diced, colored, polished, tooled in gilt or blind, even scented (known as “russia”). Magick in Theory and Practice. You have 0 items in your shopping bag, please add an item to continue. Magick in Theory and Practice. While this makes it impossible to read all of the pages, it also indicates a probability that the text block has not been altered since leaving the printer. Sometimes refers to a volume given by a notable donor. $1,100.00. “Original wrappers,” those attached at the time of issue, are scarce and extremely desirable to most collectors. Process by which the contents of a book are inspected for completeness, checking against internal evidence, the table of contents and/or plate list, and reference works. Magick in Theory and Practice explains the Thelema system of religious philosophy. An excellent copy in very nearly fine condition. 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. Decorated by hand. 1929 - 1930. by Lulu.com, Published March 7th 2014 Mathers" (DNB). Leaf preceding the title page that bears the book’s title, originally used to identify the unbound text block. A single gathering of a quarto book, then, would be a sheet folded twice, containing four leaves, eight pages of text.. “Self wrappers” are leaves, blank or printed, that are integral to the text block, conjugate with other leaves and from the same stock. Tiny pinhole-sized trails left by bookworms as they eat through a text block. But MAGICK is for ALL. Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law. aaaa. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Binding material made from cowhide—versatile, durable, usually tan or brown in color, of smooth texture with no or little apparent grain. Seller … This is an intaglio process, in which ink is poured over the plate, then wiped from the surface, leaving ink only in the recesses made by the engraver’s tools. Typically above 14 inches tall. Illustration produced by carving lines into a metal plate. by Castle Books, Published January 3rd 2014 2. This is the 1976 paperback edition from Dover of Magick in Theory and Practice by Aleister Crowley, which has appeared in a number of editions, as well as being contained within the Weiser “blue brick” edition of Magick… “Original boards” refers to cardboard-like front and back boards, from about 1700 to 1840, used as temporary protection for books before their purchasers would have them bound. by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, Published 1995 Magick in Theory and Practice by Crowley, Aleister and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks.co.uk. ISBN: 0939708329 (ISBN13: 9780939708321) Edition … Hardcover. Error rating book. Magick in Theory and Practice: The Master Therion (Aleister Crowley). The term implies that the binding is modern, or recent, unless otherwise specified. Some books bound recently are bound using techniques, tools and styles of the period of the book’s original issue; when done well this is called a period-style binding, a term that implies “modern” as well. Eight Lectures on Yoga is a book by English occultist and teacher Aleister Crowley about the practice of Yoga. The publication date of 1929 refers to the publication date of the first volume. ... Magick in Theory and Practice … Paper coverings—plain, marbled or printed—attached by stitches, staples or glue to a text block to identify it and afford it some protection (though much more fragile than a binding in plain, cloth or leather-covered boards). Find more similar flip PDFs like Magick in Theory and Practice_ - Aleister Crowley. (Paris: Lecram), 1929. Yeats, Arthur Machen and its leader, S.L. Hardcover in English. The Book of the Law was to be made manifest through Horus' chosen scribe Crowley, "the prince-priest of the Beast." This initially led him to ceremonial magic and London's Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, members of which included W.B. Condition: As New. 1st Edition. by Aleister Crowley . binding executed with materials, tools and techniques to approximate the look of a contemporary binding from the period of the book’s publication. A group of books issued by the publisher as a discrete unit. by Castle Books, Published March 3rd 2011 Magick in Theory and Practice by Aleister Crowley, the 1976 paperback edition from Dover, is part of the collection at the Reading Room.. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers Magick In Theory and Practice. MAGICK in Theory And Practice by Aleister Crowley 1960 (1st edition?) An edition of Magick in theory and practice (1929) Magick in theory and practice by Aleister Crowley. 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