Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Fortune-Telling by Cards. P. R. S. Foli.
Fortune-Telling by Cards
Fortune-Telling by Cards
Fortune-Telling by Cards

Fortune-Telling by Cards

London: C. Arthur Pearson, 1906. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. xiv, 15-121 (6)pp. Original illustrated tan cloth with red lettering on cover, black on spine. Book advertisements on front free endpaper and page facing half-title. Book advertisement on page facing title page. "Of all the methods by which men and women seek to penetrate into mysteries of Fate and Futurity, Cartomancy is one that can claim the distinction of having swayed the human mind from prehistoric times right down to this twentieth century of ours... In the following pages we have given information that will, we hope, afford interest and amusement to many. We have not dwelt on the gift of prophecy, or on the power of second sight claimed by apostles of the occult..." (Author). Extensive and detailed presentation of various ways of fortune-telling with cards. Illustrated with some tables and drawings. Contains additional advertisements of books on five pages at rear and back cover. Laid in two small printed leaflets advertising a numerology and a business books. Binding rubbed. Some minor chips along foredge of age-toned block. Binding and interior in overall good condition. g. Item #44320

Price: $150.00

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