DELUXE Edn Convolvulus (SIGNED) Kenneth Grant Austin Osman Spare Occult Poetry. SIGNED by Kenneth & Steffi Grant Ltd Ed 1/75 w/ 21 Drawings by A. One of 75 deluxe copies #43/75 copies numbered & signed by Kenneth & Steffi Grant.
Hardcover Bound in quarter goatskin and handmade paper. Note - Due to a printing defect there is a section of 16 pages which suffer from a horizontal crease about a third of the way down the page. Otherwise NM in NM d/w. Bound in quarter goatskin and handmade paper.
D/w art by Steffi Grant. Note - Due to a printing defect there is a section of approx 16 pages which suffer from a horizontal crease about a third of the way down the page. Numbered 43/75 copies, signed in green by Kenneth Grant and in black by Steffi Grant. This is the long-awaited collection of poems.
Included here are two collections previously published - Black to Black and other poems (1963) and The Gull's Beak and other poems (1970). Also included is a third, previously unpublished collection, Convolvulus: Poems of Love and the Other Darkness. Together, these poems the years from the nineteen-forties to the present day. Integrated with the poems are twenty-one sketches by Austin Osman Spare.
This collection of poems, in this beautifully bound deluxe edition, is essential reading for anyone who has followed the Typhonian Trilogies. The recurring Typhonian themes are to be found in these poems, again and again. Some of titles include: The Watching Deep, Words of Power, Octopus, Grimoire, Blood Lode, Beyond the Pylons, Sigils, Nuptials of Nodens, Sorcery, Mauve Zone, Echoes of the Backward Time, Invocation, The Darker Strain, Night, and many, many more. What you find here is more than just poetry, for these poems contain the secret keys which unlock the Grant Grimoire!
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