Aleister Crowley – Moonchild – First UK Edition – 1929 –
A first edition, first printing published by Mandrake Press in 1929. The Beresford Egan dust wrapper shows some ageing, extremity chipping (see images). Gold Gilt spine stamping Very Bright without loss. Square, sewn binding extremely tight. Light age to edges, a few small spots. The previous owner attached a very small, old auction catalogue description of this particular copy to pastedown. An extraordinary novel by the mysterious author of 'Diary of a Drug Fiend'. Internally clean and unmarked copy, in an honest DJ that was never taped internally, or externally.