W. B. Crow

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W. B. Crow AKA William Bernard Crow

England 1895 - 1976

Comments: Thelemite; ceremonial magician; Sex magick; Rosicrucian; Teachers: Aleister Crowley;

Students: Lewis De Claremont, author of The Ancient's Book of Magic. An Historical Record of the Secret Procedures and Practices of the Ancient Masters & Adepts;

Organizations: Crowley's Gnostic Catholic Church (Ecclesia Gnostica Catholica); perhaps Outer Head of the Order of the OTO AKA Ordo Templi Orientis in August 1948; Crowley's version of the Rite of Memphis and Misraim, 1944;

Author: A History Of Magic, Witchcraft And Occultism; Arcana of Symbolism ; Precious Stones: Their Occult Power and Hidden Significance; Occult Properties of Herbs; Astronomical Religion: Ancient Astrology As Key to Symbolic Worship; Human anatomy in temple architecture ; The calendar ; Noah's ark; The Planetary Temples; Correspondence between Crowley to W. B. Crow 1944-1946 ; Mysteries of the Ancients, No 1-18; A synopsis of biology;

Resources: http://www.parareligion.ch/sunrise/wbcrow.htm; http://www.librarything.com/author/crowwb; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecclesia_Gnostica_Catholica;