White Stains remains Aleister Crowley's most infamous work, his attempt at taking the Satanic/erotic decadence of Baudelaire and ramping it up to new extremes of degradation, sexual depravity and demonic frenzy. Learn More
This is a true story. . . It is a terrible story; but it is also a story of hope and of beauty. Written by Aleister Crowley, Diary of a Drug Fiend tells the story of young Peter Pendragon and his lover Louise Laleham, and their adventures traveling through Europe in a cocaine and heroin haze.
Aleister Crowley's ascension into the pantheon of alternative gurus was cemented by his appearance on the album cover of The Beatles' SGT. PEPPER'S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND. Unfortunately, he was known more for his reputation as 'The Beast 666' and 'The Wickedest Man In The World'. But this infamy eclipsed his teachings. Plus his technical and opaque writing style makes it difficult for today's reader to fathom. Learn More