London: Starfire Publishing, 2016. Limited Edition. Steffi Grant designed illustrated dust jacket. London: Starfire Publishing, 2016. Limited Edition. 592 pages, indexed. This new enhanced edition of this classic will feature a totally re-set and corrected text, with thirty-two pages of color plates, including six new original images. Starfire has also provided a new index. This book is comprised of an extended analysis and commentary on Liber OKBISh, The Book of the Spider, a transmitted text received in the course of the Workings of New Isis Lodge in the 1950s. The New Isis Lodge was the final name given to a magical group developed by Kenneth and Steffi Grant over several years in the late 1940s and early 1950s. The main body of work by New Isis Lodge extended from the years 1955 to 1962, and it was on his experiences within this Lodge, that Kenneth Grant was later to publish his the nine volumes which has come to be known collectively as the Typhonian Trilogies. Including several O.T.O. members from Crowley’s day, an insight into some of their methods is given in Hecate’s Fountain (Starfire Publishing, London, 2014). Another transmitted text, the Wisdom of S’lba, together with several chapters of commentary and analysis, is published in Outer Gateways.
London: Starfire Publishing, 2015. Limited Enhanced Edition. A Fine Hardcover Volume in dust jacket. The volume is sewn for durability, and matches the earlier enhanced editions in the Trilogies series. Edited by Michael Staley. The republishing of the enhanced editions of the Typhonian Trilogies continues with the release of the seventh volume in the series, OUTER GATEWAYS, which opens the third and final trilogy.
London: Starfire Publishing, 2008. First limited, enhanced edition. The long awaited re-issue of this classic from the Typhonian Trilogy, the fifth volume of the series. This enhanced edition has many important corrections and new typesetting, a complete index, and new art work by Steffi Grant including new plates not among those in the 1980 edition (several of which are now in color). Mr. Grant has based this work on his meetings and rapport with Austin Osman Spare and Aleister Crowley, exploring their ideas against a backdrop of HPB's SECRET DOCTRINE, Crowley's BOOK OF THE LAW, Lovecraft's NECRONOMICON, and the researches of Frater Achad. OUT OF PRINT.
First Edition of the Typhonian Classic, published by Frederick Muller Limited in London, 1980.
The Pages are quite yellowed with age but this copy is solid with a good binding and unmarked pages.
This edition is long Out of Print and is quite Rare.
Crowley's mystical and magical study of the drug. "Nature teaches us, and the Oracles also affirm, that even the evil germs of matter may alike become useful and good." - Zoroaster. Hand bound wraps with parchment overlay. Crowley - Thelema series I. Edited, with notes and corrections, by Adrian Axworthy
The Red Goddess takes you through a tale of sex, drugs and violence. This is an ecstatic journey through the unheard history of Babalon. This is an explicit and challenging vision of a very modern goddess coming into power. From Revelations, back through the Ishtar Gate and forward into a living modern magickal current. This is more than a history, it is a passionate account of living magick and the transcendent power of Love.
Sex, Magick, Aleister Crowley, Orgasms, Erotic Dances, Angelic Beings, Revolutionary Activism, Liberation, Persecution, Defiance, and Suicide. Persecuted by Anthony Comstock and his Society for the Suppression of Vice, this turn-of-the-century heroine was also a spiritualist who learned many secrets of high magick through her claimed wedlock to an angelic being. Born in Philadelphia in 1857, Ida Craddock became involved in occultism around the age of thirty.
Limited to 400 copies. A FINE CLOTH VOLUME. Colored frontispiece. Associated sigil illustrations included. Introduction by Michael Staley of the Typhonian OTO. This new work explores the Typhonian tradition and its special Current from ancient times through Kenneth Grant and our present. In SHADES OF MAUVE, the emphasis is placed upon the artistic and creative nature of the Current. Kenneth Grant’s work forms a constant undercurrent to the discussion. The text leads out from themes that initially appeared in Kenneth Grant’s THEN MAGICAL REVIVAL, and elaborates a number of topics found in that first volume of the Trilogies.
London: Starfire. This work consists of two novellas, both concerning the Voodoo Bultu, or Cult of the Spectral Hyena. The first of these entitled, Snakewand, concerns a pair of Voodoo drums which lure a township to destruction. The second story is "The Darker Strain", and tells of possession by dark atavisms in the guise of the Spectral Hyena, with cataclysmic results for all affected. Both stories were written during the years that New Isis Lodge was operational. Octavo. New.
With ten magickal illustrations and tables. On the mysteries of the Thirty Aethyrs (or Circles) of Existence. Edited by Adrian Axworthy. Crowley-Thelema Series II. Hand bound wraps with parchment overlay.
"This book collects a number of relevant essays, including "Liber Al and the 50 Gates of Babalon" by Steven Ashe; "Aleister Crowley - Good Idea of the 20th Century" by Snoo Wilson; "Liber Samekh and the Holy Guardian Angel" by Shantidevi; "Austin Osman Spare: A Life in Pictures 1900-1956" by Robert Ansell; "Enochian Magick" by Steve Nicholls; "Sound Workshop" by Jan Fries; "The Mysteries of Lam" by Michael Staley; "Cut Up and Collage in Magick" by Dave Lee; and "BABALON" by M.C. Medusa."
Horror Takes Its Time
Looking for a thoughtful fright? Or perhaps a frightful thought? Packed with stories selected by one of today’s leading esoteric scholars, this book will do more than make your toes curl and your skin crawl. These tales reveal hidden truths, inspire forbidden pursuits, and divulge the secrets of magical initiation in the guise of fiction.