6019. Magical treatise from 1568

MAGICAL TREATISE. ARGENTINE, RICHARD. De praestigiis et incantationibus daemonum et necromanticorum liber singularis nunquàm antèhac aeditus. Basel 1568.

Small 8vo (140x78 mm.). 216, (22) pp. Title with small restoration in inner margin.
Red morocco (late 19th century), slightly rubbed, gilt bordure on boards and inner dentelles, richly gilt spine in compartments and gilt title, gilt edges (Petit succ. de Semter?). Antiquarian book-label from Upham and Beet. Only slight spotting. Erased label on inside of lower cover.

VD16 A 3253.
First edition of a magical treatise.