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Collection Number: 11049-z

Collection Title: Aleister Crowley's Astrology, 1915

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Abstract Aleister Crowley (1875-1947), born Edward Alexander Crowley in Leamington, Warwickshire, was an occultist, eccentric, author of poems, erotica, and writings in the field of magic. The collection is a carbon typescript, consisting of three chapters or sections of a projected book on astrology. These three chapters are Prolegomena, Neptune, and Herschel or Uranus. The table of contents lists a total of eleven chapters. This version was produced in 1955 by "G.H.B." partly from a "copy" made in January 1930 by W. D. Stevenson and partly from the original typescript made about 1915.
Creator Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Aleister Crowley's Astrology #11049-z, Rare Book Literary and Historical Papers, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Alternate Form of Material
Microfilm copy available.
Acquisitions Information
Purchased from Laywood, book dealer, in 1971.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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Aleister Crowley (1875-1947), born Edward Alexander Crowley in Leamington, Warwickshire, was an occultist, eccentric, author of poems, erotica, and writings in the field of magic.

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The collection is a carbon typescript, consisting of three chapters or sections of a projected book on astrology. These three chapters are Prolegomena, Neptune, and Herschel or Uranus. The table of contents lists a total of eleven chapters. This version was produced in 1955 by "G.H.B." partly from a "copy" made in January 1930 by W. D. Stevenson and partly from the original typescript made about 1915.

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Processing Information

Processed by: Suzanne Ruffing, May 1996

Encoded by: ByteManagers Inc., 2008

This collection was processed with support from the Randleigh Foundation Trust.

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