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The Magician is a novel by British author W. Somerset Maugham, originally published in 1908. In this tale, the magician Oliver Haddo, a caricature of Aleister Crowley, attempts to create life. Crowley wrote a critique of this book under the pen name Oliver Haddo, where he accused Maugham of plagiarism. Maugham wrote The Magician in London, after he had spent some time living in Paris, where he met Aleister Crowley. The novel was later republished with a foreword by Maugham entitled A Fragment of Autobiography. (Wikipedia)

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The Magician is a novel by British author W. Somerset Maugham, originally published in 1908. In this tale, the magician Oliver Haddo, a caricature of Aleister Crowley, attempts to create life. Crowley wrote a critique of this book under the pen name Oliver Haddo, where he accused Maugham of plagiarism. Maugham wrote The Magician in London, after he had spent some time living in Paris, where he met Aleister Crowley. The novel was later republished with a foreword by Maugham entitled A Fragment of Autobiography. (Wikipedia)

    00 - A FRAGMENT OF AUTOBIOGRAPHY

    00 - A FRAGMENT OF AUTOBIOGRAPHY

    • 13 min
    01 - CHAPTER ONE

    01 - CHAPTER ONE

    • 16 min
    02 - CHAPTER TWO

    02 - CHAPTER TWO

    • 19 min
    03 - CHAPTER THREE

    03 - CHAPTER THREE

    • 38 min
    04 - CHAPTER FOUR

    04 - CHAPTER FOUR

    • 17 min
    05 - CHAPTER FIVE

    05 - CHAPTER FIVE

    • 38 min

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