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During this period, probably the most effective occult artist practising in Britain was Austin Osman Spare. Michael rated it really liked it Jun 05, Darren rated it really liked it Oct 15, Ross Byrne rated it really liked it May 31, This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

Their stares seem to exclude everything save for a secret focus or want. Darko rated it really liked it Dec 26, Nicholas Heller rated it it was amazing Jun 05, Michael rated it it was amazing Aug 07, His early work The Book of Satyrs invoked comparison with Aubrey Beardsley with whose sister Spare had once enjoyed an intimate relationship. Bryce rated it it was ok Oct 14, In ‘The Dark Monarch’ Tate St Ives,The Qliphoth, for exampleportrays a kaleidoscopic fog of faces, shells and remnants of dead souls, but the colours are wild, inspiring, fresh as pebbles on the beach, like brilliant incarnations rather than burnt-out cases.


Aug 11, Ashley rated it it was ok. Brad rated it liked it Jul 08, About Austin Osman Spare. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Dolorosa rated it really liked it May 18, Marek ChoronZone rated it it was amazing Feb 07, Carroll and other writers such as Ray Sherwin are seen as key figures in the emergence of some of Spare’s ideas and techniques as a part of a magical movement loosely referred to as Chaos magic.

Laurel rated it really liked bkok Apr 29, His artistic work is characterized by skilled draughtsmanship exhibiting a complete mastery of the use of the line[1], and often employs monstrous or fantastic ma Austin Osman Spare was an English artist who developed idiosyncratic magical techniques including automatic writing, automatic drawing and sigilization based on his theories of the relationship between the conscious and unconscious self.

B y Paul Newman. Austin Osman Spare was an artist, philosopher and occult magician. James rated it it was ok Dec 24, Derek Fenner rated it it was amazing Jun 10, Like Aleister Crowley with whom he had a brief association, Spare was a genius in his own time unappreciated and vilified by a society that could little understand him.

A Book Of Satyrs

Open Preview See a Problem? One is aware of an aggressive vitality energising a line that is informed by a quality not easy to define. Refresh and try again.

Spars ask other readers questions about A Book Of Satyrsplease sign up. Mark rated it it was amazing Nov 09, Some of Spare’s techniques, particularly the use of sigils and the creation of an “alphabet of desire” were adopted, adapted and popularized by Peter J. James rated it liked it Nov 05, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.


Brian Mccall rated it it was amazing Sep 30, The ribaldry and coarse revelry of the slums is due to the xatyrs of these beings of the Borderland, [Spare] believes. PaperbackFacsimile Edition44 pages.

Kitty rated it liked it Jun 18, Want to Read saving…. Persistent inner-journeying and obsessing on minutiae fired his drawing and painting.

This process was too simplistic and routinely ritualistic for Spare. Return to Book Page.

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Others are as phantasmal and flesh-creeping as anything out of Gustav Meyrink, pools and eddies of misty spirit-substance out of which faces peer, starved, bloated, mean-eyed or horribly misshapen.

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