NP [ London ]: Privately Printed, n.d. [1923 ]. FIRST EDITION. Item #16193
In grey wraps as issued; A FINE COPY in mylar sleeve. Front cover titles as follows: 'Songs For Italy | "Parturiunt Montes -- Mascitur Ridiculus Mus" -- Solini | by | ALEISTER CROWLEY | June-Sept. XIX Price: One Shilling". Collection of verse, published close to Crowley's workings at the Abbey at Cefalu, ( XIX represents the 'Thelemic Year' 19,  ev). This is the second time Crowley used this title, the first being on the occasion of issuing a broadsheet a few months prior to this publication. 16 pages. Octavo. Rare in this condition, Yorke 40 (b).