Book Details + Condition: Scarce first (British) edition of THE MYSTERIES AND SECRETS OF MAGIC, by CJS Thompson. A
classic survey, with numerous plates and illustrations throughout. Publisher's original red cloth boards. Some shelf wear: wear to boards, bumped corners, markings to front board, small pen mark to bottom fore-edge, wear to spine edges, bookplate on endpaper, tape to inside back board, slight lean to book. Pages are clean and free of markings save small stamp to bottom of rear inside board. Chapters include: Supernatural Beings; Assyrian and Babylonian Magic; The Kabbala and Ancient Jewish Magic; Egyptian Magic; Witchcraft and Demonology; Necromancy; Sorcery and Pacts with the Devil; Magic of the
World; Divination; Magic Numbers; Magical Talismans; Love and Magic; Magic in Jewels; Grimoires and Black Magic; Books on Magic; Herbs of Mystery; and much more.