"Briefe uber die naturliche Magie, an Sir Walter Scott von David Brewster. Aus dem Englischen uberfekt und mit anmertungen begleitet." Original publisher's boards with title page information stamped on front, black lettering on spine. First German Edition with "supplements" from the English. 21 engraved plates at rear, including two depicting the Turkish Chessplayer "Automaton." Heavy wear to boards and spine with bumped corners and chips. Back hinge mostly separated from gatherings along with spine, but still in one piece. Pages generally clean, a few plates and margins with spotting.