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Diary of a Drug Fiend was Aleister Crowley's first published novel To the reader of 1922 it presented a shocking look at a little known phenomenon Today while we are familiar with drugs because of their widespread use in our culture Diary of a Drug Fiend remains one o fthe most intense detailed and accurate accounts of drug addiction and the drug experienceThe book was written by Crowley after years of deep personal study and experimentation with drugs It is the story of a young man and woman who fall madly in love and whirl through Europe in a frenzied haze of heroincocaine adventure Their ecstacy is brought to an abrupt end when their drug supply is cut off and despair replaces joy Through the guidance of King Lamus a master Adept they free themselves from the entanglements of addition by the application of practical MagickThe narrative carries the reader aloft through the brilliance of the imagery created by this master of language his prose development parallels the growth and increasing depth of his characters in an uncanny fashion This is a book to be read and reread It will also prove a useful document to doctors lawyers police and addicts for its unique and precise presentation of the psychology of addiction and the possibility of its cure through the development of the True Will

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