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The Weiser Book of Horror and the Occult
Hidden Magic, Occult Truths, and the Stories That Started It All
Edited and Introduced by Lon Milo DuQuette
ISBN: 9781578635726
Book (Paperback)
Weiser Books
$19.95
6 x 9
352 pages
October 1, 2014


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Horror Takes Its Time

Looking for a thoughtful fright? Or perhaps a frightful thought? Packed with stories selected by one of todayís leading esoteric scholars, this book will do more than make your toes curl and your skin crawl. These tales reveal hidden truths, inspire forbidden pursuits, and divulge the secrets of magical initiation in the guise of fiction. Covering topics from rituals to hauntings to Satanism, this one-of-a-kind volume includes selections from:

  • Aleister Crowley
  • Ambrose Bierce
  • Arthur Machen
  • Edgar Allan Poe
  • Robert W. Chambers
  • Ralph Adams Cram
  • H.P. Lovecraft
  • Dion Fortune
  • Sir Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
  • Bram Stoker

As DuQuette writes in his introduction, horror takes its time. It creeps in, seeps in, and lingers. These stories will take you hours to read, but they will stay with you, biting at your heels from the shadows, eternally. Donít say we didnít warn you...

Lon Milo DuQuette is a bestselling author and lecturer on magick, tarot, and the Western Mystery Traditions. Among his many books are My Life with the Spirits and The Magick of Aleister Crowley. He is currently the US Deputy Grand Master of Ordo Templi Orientis. He lives in Costa Mesa, CA with his wife Constance. Photo credit: Paul Soso

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