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The Magus

Barrett, Francis

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ISBN 10: 0877289425 / ISBN 13: 9780877289425
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Num Pages: 432 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: VXWM; VXWT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 278 x 211 x 32. Weight in Grams: 1100. . 2000. New edition. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780877289425

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The Magus, or Celestial Intelligencer; being a Complete System of Occult Philosophy is a handbook of the occult and ceremonial magic compiled by Francis Barrett and published in 1801. This book facilitated the modern revival of magic by making information from otherwise rare books readily available. It may have influenced novelist Edward Bulwer-Lytton and occultist Eliphas Levi. More controversially, it has been identified as an influence on Joseph Smith, Jr., founder of the Latter Day Saint movement, in Reed C. Durham, Jr.'s speech "Is There No Help for the Widow's Son? " Reproduction of 1801 Edition.
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Title: The Magus

Publisher: Red Wheel/Weiser

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