Aleister Crowley ( 1875 - 1947), born Edward Alexander Crowley, aka Frater Perdurabo and The Great Beast 666, was an English occultist, mystic, ceremonial magician, poet and mountaineer who founded the religious philosophy of Thelema. S)
Aleister Crowley and Leila Waddell. Crowley (1875-1947) also known as Frater Perdurabo or The Great Beast, was an English occultist, mystic, ceremonial magician, poet and mountaineer, who was responsible for founding the religious philosophy of Thelema. He came to see himself as the prophet who was entrusted with informing humanity that it was entering the new Aeon of Horus in the early 20th century. Waddell (1880-1932) was his muse and a powerful figure in magick and Thelema in her own…
a 16th century paper manuscript from England by John Dee: 'Primi quadriui mysterium'. Coloured diagram. A triangular figure having sentences from Holy Scriptures inscribed in gilt letters on its blue border; within it is a planisphere of the Ptolemaic system.