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Witch Hunting, Magic and the New Philosophy: An Introduction to Debates of the Scientific Revolution 1450 - 1750

By: Easlea, Brian.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Sussex, The Harvester Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017799

ISBN: 039101806X

Condition: Very Good


xii + 283pp, indexes, notes, drawings in text. Blue cloth boards, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy in a Good (part fading to spine and front panel of orange lettering) dustwrapper. View more info

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Famous Magicians of the World

By: Furst, Arnold

Price: £20.00

Publisher: USA, The Genii Publishing Company: 1957

Edition: Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017276

Condition: Very Good


50pp, illustrated, 2pp in colour (border of corresponding other half of colour page present, but appears unused and for fixing purposes only). Large softback, general light browning, otherwise a VG copy. Signed and numbered by the author to verso of cover, this is No.684. Features Dante, Ormond McGill, Lee Grabel, Kalanag, Sorcar, Fu Manchu, Blackstone, Richiardi Jr., Chang. and Virgil. View more info

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An Invitation to Mystery

By: Griffith, Tony

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Devon, The Supreme Magic Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015762

Condition: Very Good


64pp, illustrated with drawings and photographs. Red boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Undated but pre-decimal price on the dustwrapper indicates that this is the 1969 1st edition. View more info

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A Manual of Hypnotism

By: Hunt, H Ernest

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, William Rider and Son Ltd: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020223

Condition: Good


132pp + 4pp adverts at rear, bibliography. Green boards, general wear, spine dulled, a few marks. corners bumped, general foxing to contents, overall a Good tight copy of the first edition.. Scarce. View more info

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Memoirs of a Sword-Swallower

By: Mannix, Dan

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020224

Condition: Very Good


230pp, 2 plates. Red boards, slight spine fading, light foxing only to contents, a VG copy in a Good (edge chipped with losses mainly to corners and spine head/tail, now in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper, designed by Fritz Wegner. View more info

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How to Entertain Children with Magic You Can Do

By: The Great Merlini

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1964

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 015763

Condition: Very Good


xvi + 175pp, illustrated with photographs. Red boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

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Original Magic By Marconick

By: Warlock, Peter (Editor)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Belgium, Klingsor Publications: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R24432

Condition: Very Good


200pp, index, illustrated with drawings and photographs throughout. Gilt on green boards, owner's name to front endpaper (a fellow magician), VG clean tight copy in Good+ (slight edge rubbing/chipping, protected) dustwrapper. Includes a short autobiography and foreword by Marconick (Heinz Nikolas Stolk), and an English introduction by Peter Warlock. Text in English, German and French. Scarce. View more info

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Shadow Play

By: Whanslaw, HW

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Surrey, Wells, Gardner, Darton & Co: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022412

Condition: Very Good


154pp + 4pp adverts, 63 illustrations. Red boards, slight fading to spine generally, and more so to 2 patches at spine head, slight fading to top edge of rear board, light foxing, a VG copy in a Good (edge chipped/creased, loss to spine head/tail, corners, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. Includes information on the Shadow Plays of Java, China, Greece and other Eastern countries, as well as the Old English Galanty Show. View more info