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A fine set of three books from the library of noted magician Joseph Dunninger, including Demonolatry, by Nicholas Remy, John Rodker, 1930, limited edition no. 195/1,275, a translation of a 1595 treatise on how the devil does his work! Dunninger's bookplate is affixed to the front pastedown. Hinges a little weak and slight browning of end-papers, otherwise a very nice copy in somewhat soiled, marked and worn dust jacket. Offered together with, All Religions and Religious Ceremonies: in Two Parts, by William Ward (Hartford: Oliver D. Cooke & Sons, 1832). Rebound in black cloth with gilt lettering including the notice: "DUNNINGER COLLECTION", lacks endpapers with last page chipped at top costing some text, yet otherwise very good with binding tight; The Songs of Songs which is Solomon's (New York: Payson & Clarke Ltd, n.y.] 20pp., illustrated boards. With Dunninger's bookplate on front pastedown, fine condition. Together, three pieces.
Estimate $ 200-300

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