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(Aleister Crowley)


The Editor hopes that Mental Pathologists, for whose eyes alone this treatise is destined, will spare no precaution to prevent it falling into other hands

Une nouvelle Phèdre a lui moins dure



Prefatory Sonnet to the Virgin Mary

A fragment

The Rainbow

With a Copy of ‘Poems and Ballads’

Ad Lydiam, Ut Secum A Martio Fugeret

Contra Conjugium T.B.B.

A Ballad of Choosing

A Jealous Lover

Ballade de la Jolie Marion

At Stockholm


Yet Time To Turn

All Night

Ode to Venus Callipyge





Ad Lucim

A Paean in the Springtime

To J. L.D.

A Ballad of Passive Paederasty


To A.D.

At Kiel

Suggested Additional Stanzas for

‘A Ballad of Burdens’

‘Go into the Highways and Hedges, and Compel Them to Come In’

The Blood-Lotus

To My First-Born

Chant au Saint-Esprit


Sleeping in Carthage

With Dog and Dame; an October Idyll

Hermaphrodites Dream


La Juive




Transcribed by Darryl Lee Emplit III of O.T.O.
January, 1995 e.v. first proof reading, more needed.
by Darryl Lee Emplit III of O.T.O.
Greek translations by Mbabwa. Greek titles marked by an asterisk.
ASCII Text Standard / Copyright © O.T.O.
Additional work and design by John Griogair Bell of The Hermetic Library at


Readings on

The Collected Works of Aleister Crowley, especially Volume I which are works from the same early period.


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