The Un-Magickal Record of the Great Beast 666 (Volume One). Sex - Drugs - Prophetic Roles. Edited by Sadie Sparkes
[England], Orange Box Books, 2011.
Quarto, 284 pages with numerous illustrations.
Colour-pictorial papered boards; a fine copy with the lightly creased dustwrapper.
Number 51 of only 93 copies of this hard cover edition (these details are supplied on a postcard, inscribed and signed by the compiler, specific to - and loosely inserted in - the book). The work is a 'compendium of facsimile reproductions of rare articles relating to Aleister Crowley ... as appeared in various mainstream magazines between 1939 and 1982' (dustwrapper blurb). Loosely inserted (as issued) is 'The Wickedest Prize Crossword in the World' (A3, printed recto only, a little creased on two edges), the eight-page octavo booklet of clues (all relating to Crowley), and a publisher's postcard for another book by Cole.