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Vancouver, BC: Heavenly Monkey, 2003.

8vo, [12 pp]. A letter, printed in facsimile, from Canadian typographer Carl Dair to a young Robert Reid and Will Carter, proprietor of the Rampant Lions Press. Edition of 75 numbered copies, this being copy No. 60. Introduction & afterword by Reid. Hand-set in 14-point Garamont, printed on damp Lana... more

Price: $75.00 USD

London: Weiland & Co., No Date [1913]..

First Edition. Small square octavo [5 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches]. Rebound in plain blue library buckram, titled CROWLEY - MAGICK IN THEORY AND PRACTICE along spine. viii + 186 pp. Eight black & white plates (see list below). Eratta slip affixed to p. viii. Book Order From, Order Form... more

Price: $450.00 USD

London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1889..

"Second Edition", so stated on the title page. Original blue cloth over bevelled boards, gilt titles. 421 pp + [2] + 16 pp publishers catalogue, dated January 1889, bound in at rear, endpapers decorated with the publisher's device. The first Edition of 1,000 copies was issued Feb 25th, 1889, this... more

Price: $95.00 USD

London: Jarrold & Sons., No Date [1909].

First Edition. Octavo, original pictorial orange cloth stamped in black and red. Title page printed in black and red, numerous drawings throughout the text by Louis Gunnis. 312 pp. Cloth a bit dust soiled, red lettering on spine a bit rubbed, a very good bright copy. ... more

Price: $30.00 USD

London: Selwyn & Blount Limited., 1923..

First edition, one of 310 large-paper copies numbered and signed by the author. Octavo, original brown cloth stamped in gold on spine and front cover. 303 pp. Bookplate on inner front cover (University of Nevada Library gift label), some mottling to the cloth (an inherent problem with this book); otherwise... more

Price: $45.00 USD

New York: The Macaulay Company., [1923]..

First Edition. Octavo, original green cloth titled in black on spine & front cover, page edges stained green. 308 pp. Previous owner's name label which has had the address blacked out affixed to the front free endpaper, endpapers browned, light wear at spine ends; very good. ... more

Price: $25.00 USD

London: Blackie & Son, 1899.

First Edition. Octavo, original pictorial red cloth stamped in white, black, brown and gilt. Frontispiece and seven additional full-page black & white plates by Paget. 335 pp. + 32 pp publisher's illustrated catalogue at rear. Light rubbing to cloth along spine hinges, front endpaper with several small stains, minor foxing;... more

Price: $40.00 USD

New York: George H. Doran Company, 1918..

First American edition. Octavo, original greyish-green cloth titled in black on spine & front panel. 319 pp. Inner front hinge neatly repaired, spine panel a touch darkened and cloth a trifle worn at spine tips, a very good, clean copy. ... more

Price: $25.00 USD

Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, 1969..

First edition. Octavo, original blue cloth titled in gilt on spine, titles in blind on upper cover. 288 pp, map endpapers. A near fine copy in a bright, near fine dust jacket. ... more

Price: $35.00 USD

Chicago: Shasta Publishers, 1948.

First edition. Original gray cloth titled in gilt on spine panel. 3500 copies printed. [207] pp. Lacking the title page. Small sticker pull on front endpaper, very small dampstain to cloth near top edge of front panel. A good, sound copy, text complete, in the stunning wrap-around full colour dustwrapper... more

Price: $50.00 USD

New York: John Day, [1928].

First edition. This US edition precedes the UK edition. Octavo, original patterned paper-covered boards with white paper spine stamped in black. 307 pp. Bookseller's ticket on front paste-down (W.K. Stewart Co., Indianapolis]. Mild browning to page edges and spine panel, boards a little worn at the tips. A fresh copy,... more

Price: $25.00 USD

West Kingston, Rhode Island: Donald M. Grant, Publisher., 1977..

First edition, 2500 copies printed. Quarto, original blue cloth titled in gold on spine panel. 140 pp. With 14 colour plates, numerous drawings in the text, pictorial endpapers and dust wrapper, all by Fabian. A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper. The dust wrapper is in superior condition, it... more

Price: $30.00 USD

London & Toronto: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. , 1919.

First edition. Octavo, original green cloth, front panel stamped in blind, spine panel stamped in gilt. 236 pp, colour frontispiece and one additional black & white line drawing (by Herbert Cole). Christmas inscription, dated 1928, on front free endpaper. Spine panel lightly tanned, else a very good, clean copy. ... more

Price: $30.00 USD

Vancouver, BC: Raincoast Books, 2007.

First Printing of the Canadian Edition, with the correct code of "07 08 09 10 11 12 / 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1" on copyright page. Thick octavo, original black boards titled in gilt on spine panel. There were two issues of this book, one... more

Price: $55.00 USD

Baltimore, MD: The Mirage Press. , 1972..

First edition. 1,000 copies printed, this being copy #784. Octavo, original black cloth, gold titles to spine. Fine in dust wrapper, mild browning to rear panel. ... more

Price: $25.00 USD

Chicago: Ziff-Davis Publishing Company, 1945.

Octavo, original colour pictorial wrappers. Paper slightly toned at edges. Light spine fade, tiny edge tears and chips, small chip from upper left corner of front cover; a sound, very good copy. Front cover artwork by J. Allen St. John for KING OF THE DINOSAURS by J.W. Pelkie, rear cover... more

Price: $25.00 USD

Chicago: Ziff-Davis Publishing, 1952..

Original pictorial wrappers. Off-white paper. Small piece of tape at spine head, spine panel with a few tiny chips, a very good, clean copy. Cover artwork by Lawrence for the title story EMPIRE OF WOMEN by John Fletcher. ... more

Price: $25.00 USD

Chicago: Ziff-Davis Publishing Company, 1951.

Octavo, original colour pictorial wrappers. Off White Paper. Faint cover creases, small edgetears, a very good to near fine copy. Front cover artwork by Ed Valigursky for the title story THE MAN WHO STOPPED AT NOTHING by Paul W. Fairman, a great period peice of a man appearing through a... more

Price: $25.00 USD

Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Maritime Museum, 1991.

First Edition. Oblong quarto. Original publisher's reddish-brown cloth titled in gilt on spine and front panel. Heavily illustrated throughout. This copy is one of the few copies which are signed by Robert D. Turner and Wally B. Chung, two of the dedicatees of the book. A fine copy in a... more

Price: $45.00 USD

London: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1959..

Reprint. Two volumes. Small octavo, original green cloth titled and ruled in gilt on spine. 336 pp + 16 pp ads; 344 + 16 pp ads. Issued as volumes in The Everyman's Library series. Fine copies, without dust jackets. ... more

Price: $30.00 USD

Hornsea, UK: PS Publishing, 2013.

First Edition. Octavo, original pictorial boards, pictorial endpapers and preliminaries. 146 pp. A fine copy, without dust jacket, as issued. ... more

Price: $20.00 USD

Sauk City: Arkham House Publishers, Inc., 1981..

First Edition. Octavo, original black cloth titled in gilt on spine panel. 227 pp. 4121 copies printed. A near fine copy in like dust jacket. ... more

Price: $20.00 USD

New York: Charles L. Webster & Co., 1892..

First Edition. Octavo, original green cloth titled in gilt, embossed and titled in darker green on front panel. 176 pp + [8] pp publisher's catalogue at rear. The author's first book. According to the author, Webster sold 600 copies of the book before they went bankrupt. Old ink name, address... more

Price: $40.00 USD

New York: A.L. Burt Company., 1928 [i.e., slightly lat.

Early reprint, perhaps the first, of the 1st edition issued by the Macy-Masius Company of New York in 1928. Octavo, original red cloth titled and ruled in gilt on spine and front panel. 310 pp + [2] pp ads at rear. Ink name on front endpaper, dated 1936. Very slight... more

Price: $30.00 USD

London: Cassell and Company, Ltd., No date [1915]..

Reprint. Octavo, original brown cloth stamped in dark green on spine and front panel. 352 pp. Tiny upper corner of front free endpaper chipped, ownership stamp on front paste-down and half-title leaf, a few small snags and some minor soiling to cloth; a very good copy. The last leaf of... more

Price: $20.00 USD

Vancouver, BC: Heavenly Monkey, 2003.

8vo, [12 pp]. A letter, printed in facsimile, from Canadian typographer Carl Dair to a young Robert Reid and Will Carter, proprietor of the Rampant Lions Press. Edition of 75 numbered copies, this being copy No. 60. Introduction & afterword by Reid. Hand-set in 14-point Garamont, printed on damp Lana... more

Price: $75.00 USD

London: Weiland & Co., No Date [1913]..

First Edition. Small square octavo [5 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches]. Rebound in plain blue library buckram, titled CROWLEY - MAGICK IN THEORY AND PRACTICE along spine. viii + 186 pp. Eight black & white plates (see list below). Eratta slip affixed to p. viii. Book Order From, Order Form... more

Price: $450.00 USD

London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1889..

"Second Edition", so stated on the title page. Original blue cloth over bevelled boards, gilt titles. 421 pp + [2] + 16 pp publishers catalogue, dated January 1889, bound in at rear, endpapers decorated with the publisher's device. The first Edition of 1,000 copies was issued Feb 25th, 1889, this... more

Price: $95.00 USD

London: Jarrold & Sons., No Date [1909].

First Edition. Octavo, original pictorial orange cloth stamped in black and red. Title page printed in black and red, numerous drawings throughout the text by Louis Gunnis. 312 pp. Cloth a bit dust soiled, red lettering on spine a bit rubbed, a very good bright copy. ... more

Price: $30.00 USD

London: Selwyn & Blount Limited., 1923..

First edition, one of 310 large-paper copies numbered and signed by the author. Octavo, original brown cloth stamped in gold on spine and front cover. 303 pp. Bookplate on inner front cover (University of Nevada Library gift label), some mottling to the cloth (an inherent problem with this book); otherwise... more

Price: $45.00 USD

New York: The Macaulay Company., [1923]..

First Edition. Octavo, original green cloth titled in black on spine & front cover, page edges stained green. 308 pp. Previous owner's name label which has had the address blacked out affixed to the front free endpaper, endpapers browned, light wear at spine ends; very good. ... more

Price: $25.00 USD

London: Blackie & Son, 1899.

First Edition. Octavo, original pictorial red cloth stamped in white, black, brown and gilt. Frontispiece and seven additional full-page black & white plates by Paget. 335 pp. + 32 pp publisher's illustrated catalogue at rear. Light rubbing to cloth along spine hinges, front endpaper with several small stains, minor foxing;... more

Price: $40.00 USD

New York: George H. Doran Company, 1918..

First American edition. Octavo, original greyish-green cloth titled in black on spine & front panel. 319 pp. Inner front hinge neatly repaired, spine panel a touch darkened and cloth a trifle worn at spine tips, a very good, clean copy. ... more

Price: $25.00 USD

Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, 1969..

First edition. Octavo, original blue cloth titled in gilt on spine, titles in blind on upper cover. 288 pp, map endpapers. A near fine copy in a bright, near fine dust jacket. ... more

Price: $35.00 USD

Chicago: Shasta Publishers, 1948.

First edition. Original gray cloth titled in gilt on spine panel. 3500 copies printed. [207] pp. Lacking the title page. Small sticker pull on front endpaper, very small dampstain to cloth near top edge of front panel. A good, sound copy, text complete, in the stunning wrap-around full colour dustwrapper... more

Price: $50.00 USD

New York: John Day, [1928].

First edition. This US edition precedes the UK edition. Octavo, original patterned paper-covered boards with white paper spine stamped in black. 307 pp. Bookseller's ticket on front paste-down (W.K. Stewart Co., Indianapolis]. Mild browning to page edges and spine panel, boards a little worn at the tips. A fresh copy,... more

Price: $25.00 USD

West Kingston, Rhode Island: Donald M. Grant, Publisher., 1977..

First edition, 2500 copies printed. Quarto, original blue cloth titled in gold on spine panel. 140 pp. With 14 colour plates, numerous drawings in the text, pictorial endpapers and dust wrapper, all by Fabian. A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper. The dust wrapper is in superior condition, it... more

Price: $30.00 USD

London & Toronto: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. , 1919.

First edition. Octavo, original green cloth, front panel stamped in blind, spine panel stamped in gilt. 236 pp, colour frontispiece and one additional black & white line drawing (by Herbert Cole). Christmas inscription, dated 1928, on front free endpaper. Spine panel lightly tanned, else a very good, clean copy. ... more

Price: $30.00 USD

Vancouver, BC: Raincoast Books, 2007.

First Printing of the Canadian Edition, with the correct code of "07 08 09 10 11 12 / 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1" on copyright page. Thick octavo, original black boards titled in gilt on spine panel. There were two issues of this book, one... more

Price: $55.00 USD

Baltimore, MD: The Mirage Press. , 1972..

First edition. 1,000 copies printed, this being copy #784. Octavo, original black cloth, gold titles to spine. Fine in dust wrapper, mild browning to rear panel. ... more

Price: $25.00 USD

Chicago: Ziff-Davis Publishing Company, 1945.

Octavo, original colour pictorial wrappers. Paper slightly toned at edges. Light spine fade, tiny edge tears and chips, small chip from upper left corner of front cover; a sound, very good copy. Front cover artwork by J. Allen St. John for KING OF THE DINOSAURS by J.W. Pelkie, rear cover... more

Price: $25.00 USD

Chicago: Ziff-Davis Publishing, 1952..

Original pictorial wrappers. Off-white paper. Small piece of tape at spine head, spine panel with a few tiny chips, a very good, clean copy. Cover artwork by Lawrence for the title story EMPIRE OF WOMEN by John Fletcher. ... more

Price: $25.00 USD

Chicago: Ziff-Davis Publishing Company, 1951.

Octavo, original colour pictorial wrappers. Off White Paper. Faint cover creases, small edgetears, a very good to near fine copy. Front cover artwork by Ed Valigursky for the title story THE MAN WHO STOPPED AT NOTHING by Paul W. Fairman, a great period peice of a man appearing through a... more

Price: $25.00 USD

Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Maritime Museum, 1991.

First Edition. Oblong quarto. Original publisher's reddish-brown cloth titled in gilt on spine and front panel. Heavily illustrated throughout. This copy is one of the few copies which are signed by Robert D. Turner and Wally B. Chung, two of the dedicatees of the book. A fine copy in a... more

Price: $45.00 USD

London: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1959..

Reprint. Two volumes. Small octavo, original green cloth titled and ruled in gilt on spine. 336 pp + 16 pp ads; 344 + 16 pp ads. Issued as volumes in The Everyman's Library series. Fine copies, without dust jackets. ... more

Price: $30.00 USD

Hornsea, UK: PS Publishing, 2013.

First Edition. Octavo, original pictorial boards, pictorial endpapers and preliminaries. 146 pp. A fine copy, without dust jacket, as issued. ... more

Price: $20.00 USD

Sauk City: Arkham House Publishers, Inc., 1981..

First Edition. Octavo, original black cloth titled in gilt on spine panel. 227 pp. 4121 copies printed. A near fine copy in like dust jacket. ... more

Price: $20.00 USD

New York: Charles L. Webster & Co., 1892..

First Edition. Octavo, original green cloth titled in gilt, embossed and titled in darker green on front panel. 176 pp + [8] pp publisher's catalogue at rear. The author's first book. According to the author, Webster sold 600 copies of the book before they went bankrupt. Old ink name, address... more

Price: $40.00 USD

New York: A.L. Burt Company., 1928 [i.e., slightly lat.

Early reprint, perhaps the first, of the 1st edition issued by the Macy-Masius Company of New York in 1928. Octavo, original red cloth titled and ruled in gilt on spine and front panel. 310 pp + [2] pp ads at rear. Ink name on front endpaper, dated 1936. Very slight... more

Price: $30.00 USD

London: Cassell and Company, Ltd., No date [1915]..

Reprint. Octavo, original brown cloth stamped in dark green on spine and front panel. 352 pp. Tiny upper corner of front free endpaper chipped, ownership stamp on front paste-down and half-title leaf, a few small snags and some minor soiling to cloth; a very good copy. The last leaf of... more

Price: $20.00 USD

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