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Aleister Crowley was even more beastly than we’d imagined

City of the Beast: The London of Aleister Crowley by Phil Baker reviewed

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A melancholy talent with a genius for send-up – Flann O’Brien was his own worst enemy

O’Brien’s career revived in the last years of his life, and even this magazine can congratulate itself on having played a small part in this.

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