'The Book of Fate', Its Origins and Uses
Book No. : 010596
Author: Deacon, Richard
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Good (+)
Publisher: Frederick Muller Ltd
Availability: In Stock
No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards, bump to lower front edge, dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with smll tear to lower front edge, rubbing to corners and light indenting to rear. Fold-out charts in excellent condition. 238pp.
Supposedly found by Napoleon in Egypt around 1798, used by him to make any important decision and subsequently lost again, the Book of Fate turned up again in 1822 as a translation from the German.