john symonds

Library of the doomed (XIII): “The Great Beast: The Life and Magick of Aleister Crowley” (1952), the most famous of the four biographical works written by John Symonds; «the most hostile biographer», according to the occultist, writer, and Crowley’s personal secretary and transcriptionist Israel Regardie.

Bibliothèque Infernale: http://on.fb.me/1Rmpe6H  

pour one out for Oscar Wilde
pour one out for Edward Carpenter
pour one out for George Cecil Ives
pour one out for John Addington Symonds
pour one out for Karl Heinrich Ulrichs
pour one out for Charles Kains Jackson
pour one out for Frederick Rolfe
pour one out for Samuel Elsworth Cottam
pour one out for John Gambrill Nicholson
pour one out for all the men who burnt their writing

and all the men that didn’t