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The place of enchantment : British occultism and the culture of the modern / Alex Owen.
- Owen, Alex, 1948-
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Chicago : London : University of Chicago Press, 2004.
xiv, 355 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Enchantment à la mode -- Culture and the occult at the fin de siècle -- Magicians of the new dawn -- Sexual politics -- Modern enchantment and the consciousness of self -- Occult reality and the fictionalizing mind -- Aleister Crowley in the desert -- After Armageddon -- Occultism and the ambiguities of the modern.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -334) and index.