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The Book of the Law is the foundational text of Thelema. It was written down as it was dictated to Aleister Crowley over three days in April 1904.

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  • Brandon M
  • 30-04-2020

The darkest channeling I've read yet...

Very interesting and thought provoking. An important part of esoteric history... but be warned this is a read only for those seeking the darkness, or for those who have enough light and understanding to listen comfortably in search of knowledge and perspective.

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  • Joshua Saunders
  • 08-01-2020

Waste of time

This book is so dark. I didn't enjoy listening to it at all. Aleister Crowley has issues.

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  • Robert G
  • 11-12-2019

The last rule of the law is don’t discuss the rule of law

I am on a journey of spiritual learning and growth. I came across a group of Thelemites and was interested in learning more. While I found some very interesting and helpful items in this comparatively short scripture, there were also parts that I fundamentally disagree with on the surface. Be this as it may, I will withhold my final judgement until I can learn more of the deeper hidden meanings. As a stand-alone work I would not suggest this book. As a part of a larger story along with other learning or deeper dive I’m still hopeful that it will blossom like a late flower.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 02-01-2020

Fantasy Rubbish from a drug-addicted pervert

Crowley was nuts, plain and simple. Derivative drivel from literary amalgamations, the “Law” is a prime example of what a Cambridge education infused into an intelligent but mentally-diseased derelict produces: a sophisticated expression of perversity and infantile rebellion. I’m not saying you shouldn’t listen to the book; however, once you do, and you’re disappointed, then blame the Hawk-headed evil creature.

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  • 15-02-2020

Nothing Resonated

I listened to it one time and there was nothing that actually got my attention even listening to it passively. I may listen once more but it could have been the way that it is read that makes the difference.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 06-04-2020

strange and enigmatic

Difficult to understand, I feel as if prior knowledge to Crowley's other works or the occult is neccessary to make sense of this book.

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  • Just a woman
  • 16-11-2020

Awesome

I very much enjoy reading books that are not the normal and those that deviate from the mundane. This book is extremely fascinating.

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  • Joshua Pageau
  • 14-10-2020

extremely overrated, mostly giberish.

Narrator sounds like he is trying to tell a halloween tale I struggled to get through this. I may have enjoyed it if I read the book myself.

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  • Micah Cavaleri
  • 20-07-2020

Boring Reading but Clear

Ridiculously funny introduction for a book of terrible poetry. The reading has nothing to it.

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  • Stephen Wilshaw
  • 02-05-2020

Utterly dreadful narration!

Truly fascinating book, mard by utterly dreadful narration. My Google translate would have done a better job and sounded more human. Come on Audible, when are you going to start checking the the narration quality before you release books?

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