Tuesday, 17 April 2012
Netherwood: Last Resort Of Aleister Crowley.
"Gentleman Of Hastings" Antony Clayton's new book is available shortly!
Netherwood: Last Resort of Aleister Crowley tells the story of a remarkable Hastings guesthouse that around the middle of the last century was home to visiting politicians, scientists, intellectuals and radicals. It was also where the master magician Aleister Crowley, so-called ‘Wickedest Man in the World’, spent his final years, playing chess, injecting heroin and receiving an impressive cast of visitors.
This limited edition 200-page hardback book includes over 40 photographs and
Recommended retail price: £23.00 (published May 2012)
Available from Sounds That Swing, 88 Parkway, London, NW1 7AN
Advance Orders being taken Postage and Packing FREE.
Tel: 020 7267 4682
Netherwood features a chapter by Gary Lachman and a foreword by David Tibet.
Antony very kindly asked me to contribute a chapter to the book. My chapter discusses the influence of Kenneth Grant's relationship with Crowley on Grant's magick and otherworld view.
As mentioned previously Antony will be providing a talk at the forthcoming Night Of The Demon event at the Electric Palace.
Tickets are now available for Night Of The Demon and can be purchased here