Book of Lies

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Weiser Books, Jun 1, 1986 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 200 pages
4 Reviews
An admirable collection of Crowley's aphorisms-- Witty, subtle, and instructive paradoxes that challenge and exhilarate.

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User Review  - Dante Inferno - Goodreads

It is exactly what it says it is on the cover. The commentaries for each little verse are hilarious misdirection. Funny, poignant and sometimes even a bit bawdy (ex. number 69 is about exactly what it ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ray Fu - Goodreads

Basically a handbook for Western esotericism, from the original reviver and most influential of Western magick, Aleister Crowley. This one teaches you how to think about the illusory and hidden worlds ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
14
Section 3
20
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Aleister Crowley (1875-1947) was a magus, poet, sexual athlete, mountaineer, traitor, drug fiend, and Prophet of a New Eon. He has been dubbed "The Wickedest Man in the World." Author of 777, Diary of a Drug Fiend, and Book of Lies, as well as many other books, Crowley, with Freida Harris, also created the bestselling Thoth Tarot Deck.

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