The Magick of Aleister Crowley - Lon Milo DuQuette
Subtitled, 'A Handbook of Rituals of Thelema' this is a clear introduction to the works of Crowley by a modern master of the occult. DuQuette's down-to-earth style demystifies Crowley's notoriously difficult writing. He introduces the core ideas of Thelema, explaining the essential concepts and symbols, making the system to a comprehensible to the reader. He also goes through the key individul and group rituals of Thelema, explaining their meanings and significance. DuQuette is an acknowledged expert with four decades in Thelema. his is the book which Treadwell's booksellers recommend to explorers who wish to understand Crowey's philosophy and system of magic.