Book Title Magicians' Magic Movements and Ceremonies According to the Latest Formulas
Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.) Paperback
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition First Edition; First Impression
Publisher's Name Allen Publishing Company 1925
Seller ID or SKU 60352
Black flexible cover (imitiation black leather) with green print. Rare item. A Masonic ritual book that was published on purpose with a misleading title. According to the Scottish Rite Masonic Rite museum "A gem from our collection, that also reveals some of the humor used in creating some of these misleading titles, is a ritual cipher entitled Magicians' Magic Movements and Ceremonies, published in 1915 by Allen Publishing in New York. The book is, in actuality, a cipher for the ritual of the Symbolic Degrees as practiced by the Grand Lodge of Michigan. It is from the library of A.L. Cole (?) in Benton Harbor, Michigan thus adding credibility to the geographic location of Michigan. Rare. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.