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Selected Letters I: 1911-1924
4.32
really liked it
Fascinating early letters from the reclusive Lovecraft to his few close colleagues. From his own mind and hand, these letters provide personal insight ...more
Oct 14, 2010
Oct 05, 2010
 
Netherwood: Last Resort of Aleister Crowley
3.80
liked it
Rare glimpses into the final fading years of the rare individual that was Aleister Crowley. The chapters on Crowley's years at the Netherwood (1945-19 ...more
Jul 29, 2012
Jun 07, 2012
 
Lost Envoy: The Tarot Deck of Austin Osman Spare
4.77
it was amazing
A superb presentation and examination of a rare and historically important discovery of a personal tarot deck created by Austin Osman Spare, one of th ...more
Sep 25, 2016
Jul 15, 2016
 
TechGnosis: Myth, Magic & Mysticism in the Age of Information
4.12
liked it
A wide-ranging and open-minded examination of the subtle and not-so-subtle spicing and splicing effects that esoteric impulses have had on technology ...more
Jul 04, 2012
Dec 26, 2010
 
Soul Drawings
4.67
really liked it
Expressive and intricate pencil drawings, created for specific individuals based on keywords and topics they suggested. Themes include goddesses, taro ...more
Jun 08, 2011
Dec 02, 2010
 
The Art of Tarot
4.00
it was amazing
Small in size, yet expansive in the quantity and quality of the Tarot card treasures displayed within. A reverent and wide-ranging examination of Taro ...more
Mar 19, 2009
Mar 10, 2009
 
A:shiwi A:wan Ulohnanne - The Zuni World
5.00
it was amazing
A reverent exploration of Zuni ancestral lands and culture, through the paintings of 16 Zuni artists and the Zuni Map Art project. Through this projec ...more
Jul 2011
Jun 30, 2011
 
A Druid's Tale
4.34
really liked it
Refreshingly direct, sincere, and inspirational. Not so much about Druidry per se but about opening oneself to natural perspectives and experiences to ...more
Nov 14, 2013
Nov 03, 2013
 
Daimonic Reality: A Field Guide to the Otherworld
4.13
liked it
More an exploration than a field guide, the somewhat repetitive and intertwining examples weave a gossamer screen through which the liminal can be gli ...more
Jul 06, 2015
Feb 28, 2015
 
Inside the Egyptian Museum with Zahi Hawass
4.60
really liked it
Beautiful images and descriptions of some of the most amazing items from one of the most famous museums in the world.
Nov 27, 2010
Nov 10, 2010
 
UR
3.90
really liked it
Bizarre morbid comics, stylistically an amalgam of Fletcher Hanks and Robert Crumb. More, please!
Mar 2015
Feb 28, 2015
 
Seize the Work Day: Using the Tablet PC to Take Total Control of Your Work and Meeting Day
3.08
liked it
Provides in-depth examples of how and why to use a Tablet PC, focusing on the features and benefits of several ink-enabled applications: Windows Journ ...more
Mar 24, 2009
Mar 17, 2009
 
Our Gods Wear Spandex: The Secret History of Comic Book Heroes
3.40
liked it
An uneven yet interesting examination of the evolution and transformation of mythic heroes from ancient cultures to the present, with a focus on how t ...more
Aug 28, 2011
Jun 01, 2008
 
Hellboy, Vol. 9: The Wild Hunt (Hellboy, #9)
4.45
it was amazing
One of the best Hellboy series yet (although I keep saying that!). This was so good that I only read a chapter at a time, to savor and extend the enjo ...more
Feb 2011
Jan 30, 2011
 
Aleister Crowley: Wandering the Waste
3.49
it was amazing
A creatively woven envisioning of events and aspects from the larger-than-life persona that was Aleister Crowley. Martin Hayes explores significant sn ...more
Jun 12, 2013
Jun 09, 2013
 
An Exorcism
4.67
it was amazing
A transmogrifying psychedelic journey into and through the inner selves, down inexplicable roads/rooms/tunnels/rivers/mouths, to emerge as a cosmic on ...more
Jul 30, 2017
Jul 30, 2017
 
Aleister Crowley   Revolt Of The Magicians: A Novel
3.76
liked it
An entertaining imagining of selected key events from the life and times of Aleister Crowley, told through the metaphor of a developing movie script. ...more
Oct 08, 2013
Sep 24, 2013
 
The Invocation of Hoor
3.67
really liked it
Fascinating transcription and reproduction of Crowley's personal notebook from a pivotal period preceding the reception of the Book of the Law in 1904 ...more
Nov 20, 2010
Nov 05, 2010
 
Master of the Mysteries: The Life of Manly Palmer Hall
3.82
liked it
This was more about what was happening around Hall, rather than what happened within Hall. I would have liked more snippets from Hall's writings and l ...more
Jan 09, 2009
Dec 26, 2008
 
Off Catalogue Egyptian Museum Cair
4.00
really liked it
Informative, educational, and very engaging descriptions and insights on the individual items and their context in Egyptian history and culture. This ...more
Nov 20, 2010
Nov 15, 2010
 
A Field Guide to Getting Lost
4.03
liked it
The weaving of disparate yet hauntingly familiar story snippets, some historical some personal some ephemeral, was very effective in leading to the la ...more
Mar 29, 2010
Mar 11, 2010
 
Capacity
4.35
it was amazing
Theo Ellsworth explores and reveals the intricate and unusual imaginings and musings from his personal inner world. The artwork and storylines are oft ...more
Aug 24, 2013
Aug 03, 2013
 
Baltimore, or, The Steadfast Tin Soldier and the Vampire
3.95
really liked it
My first Kindle book, and this was a great format for Mignola's moody stark artwork and Golden's steady yet intertwined pacing and crisp descriptive s ...more
Aug 24, 2009
Aug 17, 2009
 
The Marquis Volume 1: Inferno
4.01
liked it
Guy Davis graphic depictions of devils and demons are mesmerizing and fantastic, while the underlying story is somewhat underwhelming and a bit labori ...more
Jan 24, 2011
Jan 16, 2011
 
Reading the OED: One Man, One Year, 21,730 Pages
3.68
really liked it
Enter the Twilight Zone, where a man does nothing but read the dictionary, the 20-volume 21,000 page Oxford English Dictionary, from beginning to end! ...more
Aug 19, 2010
Jul 31, 2010
 
Hellboy: On Earth as it is in Hell
4.36
liked it
**spoiler alert** I always love being drawn deep into the dark and light worlds of Hellboy, and this exploration did not disappoint. How can you not l ...more
Aug 06, 2009
Apr 27, 2008
 
Zuni Dictionary
5.00
it was amazing
Best resource I am aware of on the language of the Zuni (A:shiwi) people. Features a Zuni-to-English and English-to-Zuni dictionary, as well as a deta ...more
not set
Oct 12, 2010
 
Laurie Anderson: Nothing in My Pockets: A Diary
4.00
liked it
Stream of consciousness travelogue snippets, in pictures, text, and audio. The audio journal held more interest, with a mix of Anderson's thoughts and ...more
Mar 15, 2011
Feb 27, 2011
 
Signs from the Ancestors
4.00
really liked it
An insightful, respectful, objective, and detailed examination of rock art in the Zuni Pueblo area of Northwestern New Mexico and Northeastern Arizona ...more
Jul 30, 2009
Mar 10, 2009
 
Not in His Image: Gnostic Vision, Sacred Ecology, and the Future of Belief
4.13
really liked it
A bold, controversial examination of consensus religion and society, and an impassioned wake-up call to rediscover and realign with natural life force ...more
Jun 23, 2009
May 18, 2009
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