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Magic & Conjuring.- Dean (Henry) The whole Art of

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Magic & Conjuring.- Dean (Henry) The whole Art of Legerdemain; or, Hocus Pocus in Perfection, 108pp., eighth edition "with large Additions and Amendments", woodcut frontispiece (laid down as pastedown), woodcut illustrations, a little soiled and stained, particularly H signature, near contemporary ink inscription "Jos. Munn Jan 2nd 1793" on rear pastedown, contemporary cloth, rubbed, 12mo, for T.Sabine, 1785.


⁂ ESTC does not list an edition of 1785 but it does list two undated variant editions by T.Sabine of [?1790], this one has catchword of "pudding" on p.14.
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Magic & Conjuring.- Dean (Henry) The whole Art of

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May 31, 2018
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Lot 0053 Details

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Magic & Conjuring.- Dean (Henry) The whole Art of Legerdemain; or, Hocus Pocus in Perfection, 108pp., eighth edition "with large Additions and Amendments", woodcut frontispiece (laid down as pastedown), woodcut illustrations, a little soiled and stained, particularly H signature, near contemporary ink inscription "Jos. Munn Jan 2nd 1793" on rear pastedown, contemporary cloth, rubbed, 12mo, for T.Sabine, 1785.


⁂ ESTC does not list an edition of 1785 but it does list two undated variant editions by T.Sabine of [?1790], this one has catchword of "pudding" on p.14.

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