Paris: Librairie de France, 1929. First Edition, First Impression. Quarto, bound in a beautiful half-vellum binding with hand-painted titles on the spine, produced in the workshop of Raoul Peurey in Provins sometime in the second half of the 20th century. 450 pp. illustrated throughout with almost 400 images in the text plus 10 full-page colour plates with tissue guards. Text in French. Originally issued in paper wrappers, which are here bound in and preserved. Small rubs, a very good copy in a very attractive binding. Item #312380
A very beautiful work illustrated with 397 images on witchcraft, magic and alchemy: miniatures, pentacles and talismans, wood engravings, popular images, sculptures; reproduced from old manuscripts, documents and printed books from the 12th to the 18th century.
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