The history and practice of magic newly translated from the French with additional material by ...

The history and practice of magic newly translated from the French with additional material by modern authorities. Edited and revised by Ross Nichols in two volumes.

CHRISTIAN, Paul

Published by The Forge Press, London, 1952
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First English Edition. Tall 8vo. 2 volumes. Volume I. pp. xxviii, [4], 324. Volume II. pp. [4], [325] 621, [1]. Text is printed in brown ink on cream colored paper and includes occasional occult diagrams. Bound in green cloth. No dust-jacket (as issued?). Top edge is gilt. Near fine condition. Originally published in French (Paris, 1870). An interesting study by a French student of the occult arts. Paul Christian did much research in old books of occult lore. He was, however, also influenced by the works of contemporary occultist Eliphas Levi. Bookseller Inventory # 000616

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Title: The history and practice of magic newly ...

Publisher: The Forge Press, London

Publication Date: 1952

Binding: Hardcover

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