Levi, Eliphas (Alphonse Louis Constant)The History of Magic Including a Clear and Precise Exposition of Its Procedure, Its Rites and Its Mysteries Philadelphia David McKay Company 1914 First American edition Hardcover Very Good Minus Very Good Minus 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Please note - the Book is the First American Edition. The DJ is the First (British) Edition). Some wear to extremities includings some fraying of cloth at head and tail of spine. There is an inconspicuous stain on cover. Endpapers are browned and bear two previous owner's signatures. Slight cracking at hinges of endpapers. Top edge gilt with some wear. The Jacket has small chips, tears & edgewear. Translated with a preface and notes by Arthur Edward Waite.