BLACK EASTER; Or, Faust Aleph-Null.
Price: $75.00 CAD
Place Published: London
Publisher: Faber and Faber
Date Published: 
Edition: First British Edition
Condition: Near Fine in Dust Jacket
Book Id: 303199
Octavo, original black cloth titled in gilt on spine panel. 165 pp. Small ink name & date on front free endpaper, else about fine in dust jacket. ¶ Occult fantasy. The head of Consolidated Warfare Services hires the most powerful black magician in the world to unleash all the demons in hell - for one night only. The magician, Theron Ware, is obviously styled on The Master Therion, Aleister Crowley, although Blish stole the name from Harold Frederic's 1896 novel THE DAMNATION OF THERON WARE.