This is Volume One of Two. The book is in Very Fine, Unread condition and is hand numbered. Ghayat al-Hakim, or The Goal of the Wise, this is a book of Arabic talismanic and astrological (or celestial) magic.Some scholars consider it to be a large influence on Renaissance thought and to have influenced natural philosophers such as Pico Della Mirandola, Marcillio Ficino, and others up until the 18th century and beyond. I understand that quite a few collectors were able to obtain the second volume, but not the first. This excellent example would be great to complete your collection! The item "Picatrix, Hardcover, Black Calfskin, 1st ed. #428 of 1000, Ouroboros Press, 2002" is in sale since Thursday, March 5, 2020.
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