Book Details + Condition: 1968 edition of ORIENTAL MAGIC by Sayed Idries Shah. In very good condition: boards and binding are solid and tight; bumped corners; interior is clean and free of writing. Dust jacket is in very good condition, remaining uncut with the original price still present, as well as the publisher's original advertisement surrounding the book (we chose to retain it, but it can be removed). A thorough analysis on the origins of
ritual magic in Asia and how it correlates to the development of Western ritual
magic. Contains information on Jewish Magic; Solomon: King and Magician; Occult in Babylonia; The Fakirs and Their Doctrines; and contributions from Iran, India, China, Tibet, Japan, and more. Illustrated with invocations, spells, charms, and talismans.