Magick: Liber Aba

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Weiser Books, Jan 1, 1998 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 844 pages
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This second-revised edition of Crowley's magnum opus features new, more legible typesetting, text corrections based on a previously unseen corrected proof, and the previously unpublished Liber Testis Testitudinis.The original Book of the Law was re-scanned for this edition, using the latest technology, for the clearest facsimile possible. Edited, annotated, and introduced by Frater Hymenaeus Beta, XI.

 

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Contents

Table of Figures
xv
Abbreviations and Editorial Conventions
xxi
Figure A The Tree of Life showing Crowleys
xxx
Figure B Rose Edith Crowley
xxxvii
Figure E Leila Waddell
xlvii
Figure F Mary Desti and her son Preston Sturges circa 1905 1
lxiii
BOOK FOUR
1
Preliminary Remarks
7
The Formula of the Neophyte
166
Of Equilibrium
181
Of Silence and Secrecy and of the Barbarous Names of Evocation
187
Of the Gestures
195
Of Our Lady Babalon and of The Beast whereon She Rideth
201
Of the Banishings and of the Purifications
211
Parti Of the Oath
226
Parti Of the Charge to the Spirit with Some Account of
234

Asana
15
A Good Position for Meditation
17
Yama and Niyama
22
Control of the Mind and the Power
25
Dhyana
30
Samadhi
37
MAGICK ELEMENTARY THEORY
45
The Circle
50
The Circle
51
The New Jerusalem
56
The Scourge the Dagger and the Chain
58
The Cup
73
The Cakras
76
An Interlude
80
The Sword
86
The Pantacle
95
The Sigillum Dei Emeth
97
The Lamp
102
The Bell
109
MAGICK IN THEORY AND PRACTICE
117
The Magical Theory of the Universe
137
The Principles of Ritual
144
The Formula of Tetragrammaton
153
Of Clairvoyance and of the Body of Light its Powers and
241
Of Dramatic Rituals
265
Of Black Magic
275
The Summons
291
Liber AL vel Legis sub figura CCXX
303
AL Liber Legis The Book of the Law sub figura XXXI
319
The Comment
386
Literature Recommended to Aspirants and the Principal Books
449
One Star in Sight
486
Notes for an Astral Atlas
499
Liber Samekh
513
A Few of the Principal Correspondences of the Qabalah
543
A Few Principal Rituals
566
A Few of the Principal Instructions Authorized by the A A
598
Supplemental Papers
678
On the Reception of The Book of the Law
693
Glossary
709
Editors Notes
715
The Lamen of The Master Therion 110
725
Selected References
791
Indices
813
Copyright

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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."

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