sandyboy
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RE: Confessions of Madeleine Bavent

@shiva Indeedy! Miskatonic Books tell me that if they get the Bavent they will supply a copy but they have no idea when that may be.

4 months ago
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RE: Confessions of Madeleine Bavent

@christibrany Much thanks.

4 months ago
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RE: Does Anyone Know What Is Up With Hellfire Club Books?

D'oh! Thanks for explaining to this senile old hack.🤦‍♂️

4 months ago
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RE: Does Anyone Know What Is Up With Hellfire Club Books?

@shiva And? Don't understand why you're telling me that.

4 months ago
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RE: Does Anyone Know What Is Up With Hellfire Club Books?

If anyone knows a third party seller who has their edition of Confessions of Madeleine Bavent I was after I'd be very grateful to hear of it. I litera...

4 months ago
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RE: Does Anyone Know What Is Up With Hellfire Club Books?

Nothing has changed. I wanted their very nice looking edition of Montague Summers translation of Confessions of Madeleine Bavent and when I ordered I ...

4 months ago
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RE: Crowley and all things gothic

@dom I can see lots of faults with it over 30 years on, but people still tell me how it turned them on to AC which is nice to hear.

2 years ago
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RE: Crowley and all things gothic

@dom Yes, there was a photo of him. There's a section with pics of GD members and alleged members, and they are discussed.

2 years ago
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RE: Crowley and all things gothic

@dom My Crowley Scrapbook does NOT say Stoker was a GD member, so it's your memory that's dodgy, not the source. I said "no real evidence exists" ...

2 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@shiva Weiser announced that they've been sending amounts every quarter and that they'd assumed it was just going into a general fund, and when Addenb...

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@dom I asked elsewhere and again off topic if everyone here was aware of the $100,000 raised by the sale via Weiser of the late Nick Culpeper's Crowle...

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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@michael-staley It's not me that is trying to continue it, Michael. But in any case, I agree.

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@dom Do you really want to get into this on here?

3 years ago
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RE: Crowley Scrapbook; Englishmen and Americans.

This is off-topic but I'm useless at navigating site. I just wanted to ask if Lashtal is aware that Weiser selling the late Nick Culpeper's Crowley co...

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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@the_real_simon_iff That's one of the best posts in this thread. Really!

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@the-hga-of-a-duck Not to a 50s/60s kid like me.

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@the_real_simon_iff You seem to be as pedantic as I am!

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@the_real_simon_iff Okay scratch "permissible" and replace with acceptable/advisable? Btw am not sure what conspiracy you mean? Check out Rebel News s...

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@ignant666 Heh heh. You can tell from my profound analysis I was a music critic!

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@the-hga-of-a-duck Wtf? It appears just to be a logo with shit music.

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@shiva Sorry for also indulging in this - I just wanted to initially respond to being gently chastised for not worshipping Thunberg by coming clean ab...

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@ignant666 I've had SO many arguments about this and so many people agreeing with me that you'll hopefully forgive me if I don't want to engage in a p...

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@dom I thought TR was probably a bad guy but watched his Oxford Uni speech and read his autobiography, read lots of the opposite view and decided the ...

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@dom Will I be dubbed a racist Nazi or will I find like minded people? I grew up in an old Labour Clydeside home but my views have changed a lot over ...

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@the_real_simon_iff Oh dear. You won't like this but I may as well tell you I voted for Brexit, I love Tommy Robinson and Douglas Murray and I think T...

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@christibrany Ah, understood. It was in Weird Fiction Review #9. I wrote the piece years ago for a fanzine that stopped publishing. Then Diabolique ac...

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@christibrany I met Jerad of Centipede a few years ago in the UK. He published an article of mine on the UK censor and Roger Corman's Masque of the Re...

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@jamiejbarter Hi Jamie! The reason I stumbled on this thread again was because I've just done an Afterword for Centipede Press's reissue of James Blis...

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

@shiva I prefer lower things myself. The lower the better.

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

Okay - I couldn't resist looking up the Kipling thing. All I questioned was the story in Master of Villainy that Rohmer was in "a Rosicrucian Society ...

3 years ago
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RE: Sax Rohmer and the Golden Dawn

Only just saw this a decade on, but nevertheless... I see a claim about Sax Rohmer, an author I love btw, with zero evidence. I say it seems shaky. Y...

3 years ago
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RE: 5 Traits Of Successful People That You Can Emulate

@michael staley Thank you for all that discussion with ignant666. I never knew copyright law was so complex and had undergone so many revisions. Very...

6 years ago
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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@wellreadbread I understand the moderator has stated this mountain-related material is not relevant to this thread and is verboten. Perhaps a separat...

6 years ago
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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@the real simon iff I understand that this is not relevant to the thread. Thank you Simon.

6 years ago
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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@the real simon iff Interesting about the conflicting accounts of the climbs. I thought members of his climbs had criticised his behaviour. If not, d...

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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

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6 years ago
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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@hormakhet He was certainly an innovative climber. There's a book called The First Tigers by Alan Hankinson which gives him his due.

6 years ago
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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@lashtal I never said it was akin to a goal, just that the analogy of where something occurs (at the beginning or end) doesn't invalidate it holds. I...

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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@frater anubis Tosh. Very few writers make a living out of books, let alone books on AC. As I said before, my Scrapbook has been in print here and US...

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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@lashtal I really don't see anything wrong with RTC's football analogy. The point he's making is that something stated on page 252 of a book is just ...

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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@horemakhet If you read the Confessions account of how AC behaved on climbs you find much narcissism and scant empathy. I have to say that when putti...

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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@RTC I guess the unfulfilled promise you refer to is the continuing non-publication of official OTO editions of the complete Confessions, et al? Mr B...

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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@obscuruspaintus Of course "the past cannot be changed" - but our understanding of what happened can. Nobody is attempting to "pull down" AC - others...

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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@michael staley Eerie synchronicity - I was sure you'd say something along the lines of oh I knew you wouldn't understand it, and also wondered if yo...

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RE: Evidence in Richard T. Cole's Liber L. vel Bogus.

@ignant666 If Cole's big reveal turns out "fishy", fair enough. I guess we'll have to wait and see as children do. As regards the quibbling about the...

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