100 copies printed on hand-made paper and issued
Copies were specially bound to the
Some copies signed and numbered.
Copies were issued with an original
pen and ink drawing by
Aleister Crowley on the back of the frontispiece.1
Gerald Yorke states
few were issued with an original watercolour or drawing
by the author on the back of the frontispiece.4
x 17 1/2.3
Top and bottom of
pages cut and trimmed.3
Crowley noted the
distribution as follows:5
Crowley. This copy is bound in green buckram with
two onlaid perpendicular patterned cloth sides,
approximately 3 1/4
wide. This copy currently resides in the Lilly
Library, Indiana University (call number PR6005.R88 L68)
02. Gerald Yorke.
Bound in half buckram, subfusc.
Frieda Harris. This copy currently resides in the
Harry Ransom Center, University of Austin, Austin, Texas
PR 6005 R7 L5 1939)
04. Pearl Brooksmith.
05. Mrs. Blanche Senior
(with "Pagoda Landscape" drawing).
07. Ben Stubbins
(with "Taoist and Demon Vase" drawing).
11. J. G. Bayley.
15. Karl Germer
(with "after Mitei" drawing).
20. Ben Stubbins
(with "Hemaphrodite with Vase" drawing).
21. ditto [this has been deleted].
Talbot Smith (with "Volcano and Two Pinnacles" drawing).
Talbot Smith (with "Zen Buddhist" drawing).
38. F. H.
[Lady Frieda Harris?] (with "Man in the Moon + A.C. +
42. M[ichael]. Juste
(Michael Houghton). Bound in green cloth (with "I
am not I - The Bulb" drawing).
63. Clifford Bax.
Bound in Chinese paper; Blue, Red and Gold.
69. Fiat Caput Celeste (Gerald Hamilton).
Frieda Harris (with "Mother Goddess" drawing).