THE PHILOSOPHY OF NATURAL MAGIC, by Henry Cornelius Agrippa- 1913 [Official Edition]


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The Philosophy of Natural Magic

by Henry Cornelius Agrippa

Chicago:  deLaurance, Scott & Co, 1913  

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition.

  • Red cloth covers have gilt text and illustration. 
  • Boards show some wear, smudges, dings, rippling, shoulder wear, and edgewear.  Corners are bumped and frayed, with exposed board.
  • Spine has gilt text and is faded, with crushed, frayed ends.
  • Binding is intact but fragile, with repairs at front cover. 
  • Pastedowns and feps are age-toned, with bookseller sticker, pencil mark inside back cover.  
  • Interior is age-toned. 
  • Inside pages have scattered marginalia, as at pg. 157.  See photographs for details.  
  • Text block edges have All Edges Gilt. 
  • PS2022.1117

316 pages. 5.5 x 8.75 inches

A handsome volume, the black ink text blocks ornamented with red.

As advertised by the editor, this "Official Edition" contains the complete work of 16th century magician Henry Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim.  The volume covers "Natural Magic, White Magic, Black Magic, Divination, Occult Binding, Sorceries, and Their Power.  Unctions, Love Medicines and their Virtues.  The Occult Virtue of Things Which are in Them Only in Their Lifetime, and Such as Remain in Them Even After Their Death.  The Occult or Magical Virtue of All Things, etc." 

Published by deLaurence, Scott & Company, printers of many works by the "old masters" of occult knowledge. 

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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