Brewster, David - Letters on Natural Magic, Addressed to Sir Walter Scott, Bart. - 1833

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Brewster, David - Letters on Natural Magic, Addressed to Sir Walter Scott, Bart. - 1833
Curio & ephemera, Esotericism, Physics, magic - Quantity: 1 - Book

David Brewster.
Letters on Natural Magic, Addressed to Sir Walter Scott, Bart. London, John Murray, 1833. VIII, 351 pp. 84 illustrations in the text, fully polished calf leather binding, spine with gilded title and ornaments. An attractive work and a wonderful binding. Two illustrations with an overlay (images 25 through 28) in which the author explains the facial features in portraits as eyes that follow the reader.
A marvellous and fascinating book in which the works of magicians and spiritualists are refuted. An answer to Sir Walter Scott's Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft from 1830.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Curio & ephemera, Esotericism, magic, Physics
Author/ Illustrator
Brewster, David
Book Title
Letters on Natural Magic, Addressed to Sir Walter Scott, Bart.
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1833
Edition
Reprint
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
John Murray
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
359
Dimensions
152×98 mm
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