M. l'Abbé Lecanu - "Histoirre de Satan" - 1861

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M. l'Abbé Lecanu - "Histoirre de Satan" - 1861
Esotericism, Satanism - Demonology - Quantity: 1 - Book

.."sa chute, son culte, ses manifestations, ses oeuvres, sa guerre qu'il fait à Dieu et aux hommes. Magie, possessions, illuminisme, magnetisme, esprits frappeurs spirites, etc. Démonologie artistique et littéraire, association démoniaque, imprégnation satanique ou le sacrement du diable."
A volume in 8vo, pp. 506, original paperback, in good condition. Cover with a small defect on the spine and weakened at the corners; interior in good condition, only rare traces of foxing on a few pages, more visible on the first and last sheet (see photos).
Original edition of this rare work on witchcraft which was banned, recalled and destroyed in the very year of its publication, see Caillet II-6332 : "Ce livre fut retiré du commerce et en partie détruit. Les documents y sont précis et exacts: possessions, exorcismes, kabbale, sorciers, envoûtements, rose-croix, F. M., mystique et hermétique".

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Esotericism, Satanism - Demonology
Author/ Illustrator
M. l'Abbé Lecanu
Book Title
"Histoirre de Satan"
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1861
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Parent-Desbarres Editeur, Paris
Binding/ Material
Softback
Number of pages
506
Dimensions
23×14 cm
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