Witchcraft, Magic & Alchemy

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Courier Corporation, 1. jan. 1971 - 394 sider
From raising the dead and foretelling the future to possession, curses, Kabbalah, alchemy, and more, this historical tour of the occult offers a captivating exploration of sorcery and ceremonial magic. Prepared by a noted French historian, it ventures into virtually all of the classical arts, with 375 high-quality black-and-white illustrations derived from paintings, illuminated manuscripts, sculpture, and architecture, as well as a vast body of literature that includes many rare and beautiful manuscripts from private collections.
 

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Illustrated Anthology of Sorcery, Magic and Alchemy is a very interesting delve into the history of, and attitudes towards, the occult. The chapters dealing with magic and alchemy were interesting ... Les hele vurderingen

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FIG PAI3E
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BOOK I
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SACERDoTAL REPRESENTATIONs of THE DARK World
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Io THE DEscENT of Jesus INTo HELL
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I5 HELL
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DLABolic MANIFESTATIONs IN THE RELIGIOUs LIFE
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Fig pace 19 THE TEMPTATION of ST ANTHONY 2O THE TEMPTATION of ST ANTHoNY
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2I THE TEMPTATION of Sr ANTHoNY KNowN As THE GREAT TEMPTArios 22 ANTICHRIST
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WITCH condemned BY THE INQUIsrrios To BE BURNED ALIVE 2O2 172 WITCH who HAs EscAPED BURNING BY confessing HER OFFENC...
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BOOK II
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Jewish CABBALIsr Holding THE SEPHIRoric TREE
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HEINRICH KHUNRATH PhysiciaN of LEIPziG AND CABBAList
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THE Door of THE SANCTUARY AND THE STAIRway of THE SAGEs
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THE CREATIoN of THE World AccordinG To Occult DocTRINE
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THE UNIverse wholly CREATED
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NATURE AND HER APE ART According To THE ADEPrs
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THE SorceRER As PRIEST of THE DEMONIACAL CHURCH
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THE FEAR of Witchcraft 25 THE WITCH
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THE PREPARATION For THE SABBATH
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THE Four WITCHES 27 THE Four WITCHES
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Compounding THE SorceRERs UNGUENT
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THE Consecration of THE Fork 3o THE DEPARTURE For THE SABBATH 31 AN Assembly of WITCHES 32 A FEAST of Witches 33 THE ABom...
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THE SABBATH
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Witches TRANsfor MED INTo ANIMALs 4o TRANsfor Marios of SorcerERs 4I THE BRockeN MoUNTAIN
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ARRIval AT THE SABBATH
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SorceRERs PAYING HoMAGE To THE DEVIL 44 SATAN prosounces A Discourse to SorceRERs 45 SATAN DEMANDs A PACT FROM Novice S...
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SABBATH or THE GATHERING of SorceRERs
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A DEMos MAKING LovE ro A WITCH 5 o SorceRERs PResENTING A CHILD To THE DEVIL 51 FEAST of SorcerERs AT THE SABBATH 52 S...
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AcRobAric DANCE AT THE SABBATH 55 AcRobAric DANCE of A SorceRER
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THE WITchs CAULDRoN
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6o CHILDREN ADMITTED TO THE SABBATH FOR THE FIRST TIME
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SATAN BAPTIZES THE SORCERERS ANEW
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THE SABBATH
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THE Evocation of DEMoss
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7o THE TOWER OF THE ITCHES AT LINDHEIM
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THE Books of THE SorceRERs
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7t THE DEMON BELIAL PRESENTING HIS CREDENTIALS TO SOLOMON
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7a THE DEMON BELIAL DANCING BEFORE SOLOMON
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BELIAL AND FOUR OTHER DEMONS APPEARING BEFORE SOLOMON
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THE MAGIC CIRCLE ro4 75 THE MAGIC CIRCLE
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THE MAGIC CIRCLE t26 77 THE MAGIC CIRCLE ro6 78 THE TRIANGLE OF THE PACTS
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THE MAGIC CIRCLE AND THE ACCESSORIES FOR EVOCATION
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8u ANOTHER MAGIC CIRCLE AND PENTACLE OF SOLOMON
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8t PENTACLE FOR CONJURING INFERNAL SPIRITS no 8z THE GREAT PENTACLE
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DR FAUSTUS
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THE OPERATION OF URIEL SERAPHIM
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SPECIMEN OF THE BOOK OF SPIRITS
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PACTs witH DEMoss
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THE DEVIL FORCES A PACT UPON THOSE WHO HAVE MADE HIM APPEAR
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AUTOGRAPH PACT OF URBAIN GRANDIER
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A DEMON CARRTING AWAT A CHILD UNDER THE EVES OF ITS PARENTS WHO HAD PROMISED IT TO HIM BT PACT
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9a PARAPHERNALIA OF SORCERT USED BT HENRI III tx HIS SATANIC OPERATIONS ta3 93 THE CASTLE OF VINCENNES AND ITS KEE...
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SoME ConcrerE Norfoss Abour DEMONS FURNIshed by OLD AUTHors
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FAUST AND MEPHISTOPHELES t27 96 THE DEMONS THEUTUS AND ASMODEUS AND THE INCUBUS
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Io APPARITION OF A DEMON witH HUMAN HEAD AND A DRAGONs Body
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INvolunTARY DEMoRIAcs
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THE DEVIL CAUSING WomeN To BABBLE DURING MAss
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THE Goblin ScAPEGoAT
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Possession BY DEMoss
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Possessed Wom AN BLASPHEMING AT THE BEGINNING of THE PARoxysm
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I33 WITCHs FIT of PossEssion IN THE MIDST of A Council of ALDERMEN
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Exorcism
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FIG Pacif 165 JEAN WIER 151588 PhysiciaN To THE DUKE of CLEves 198
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NEcRomancy or THE Evocation of THE DEAD
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I41 SoRCERERs ExHUMING THE DEAD IN A CEMETERY
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I47 WRITING of THE THEoLogLANPHILosopher PIERRE ABELARD obTAINED
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SPELLs
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I53 PENTACLE For CAUSING EARTHQUAKEs
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PHILTREs AND DEATHspells
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16o WITCH PREPARING A PHILTRE
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THE PUNISHMENT of SorceRERs
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THE DEVIL CARRYING off A Wrrch
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ToRTURE of THE PINCERs INFLICTED on A SorceRER 2Ol 169 SorceRER UNDERGoING THE Torture of THE Collar 2Cl 17o SorceRER succu...
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ANTICIPATory REPREses ratios of THE SACRED HEART IN Two ALCHEMICAL HIERoglyphs
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THE SACRED HEART of Jesus
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JAkob BoEHME
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Astrology AND THE MAcRocosm
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AsrRology AND THE Microcosm
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THE HoRoscope of Louis XIV
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PortRAIt of JERome CARDAN AT THE AGE of FortyEight
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JERome CARDANs HoRoscope
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As IRologERs of THE FIFTEENTH CENTURY 23o 187 AN AstrologER casTING A HoRoscoPE
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IMAGINARY Costume of A SorceRER
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Tycho BRAHE IN His Observatory IN 1587
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THE AstrologER JEAN BAprisTE MoRIN of VILLEFRANCHE
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AN AstroLogFR observing THE Sky
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AstroLogical Column ERECTED AT THE HôTEL DE Soissons by CATHERINE DE MÉDicis For REGNIER IN 1572
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THE HôTEL De Soissons Built by JEAN BULLANT For CATHERINE DE MÉDicis showing REGNIERs AstroLogical Column
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PortRAIT of NosrRADAMUs AT THE AGE of FIFTYNINE
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Positios of THE SIGNs of THE ZoDIAC IN THE HUMAN Body
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Positios of THE SIGNs of THE ZoDIAC IN THE HUMAN Body
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zoo Localizarios of THE PLANETs IN THE HUMAN Body
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zor THE MAcRocosyſ AND THE MicrocoSM
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anz THE MICROCOSM AND THE CELESTIAL WORLD
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METoposcopy or THE SciENCE of THE FRoNTAL LINEs
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ao7 FOREHEAD MARKED WITH THE LINES OF MARS AND JUPITER
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PHYSIoGNoMy
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zz7 FOREHEADS OF VAIN AND SALACIOUS MEN 138
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CHEIRoMANcy
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24o THE SIX PRINCIPAL LINEs of THE HAND
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GENERAL DIAGRAM of THE LINEs of THE HAND
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GENERAL DIAGRAM of THE LINEs of THE HAND
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Position of THE PLANETs IN THE HAND
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Position of THE SIGNs of THE ZoDIAC IN THE HAND
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SATURNIAN LINE
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Double MERCURIAN LINE
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SATURNIAN LINE stopping AT THE MIDDLE LINE 27o 25o Double SoLAR LINE BREAKING off AT THE MIDDLE LINE 27o 251 THE CLos...
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SiGNS AFFECTING THE FINGER of SATURN
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VARIous SIGNS IN THE LEFT HAND of A Wom AN
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GIPsy ForTUNETELLING
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ForTuneTELLERs
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DAvid TENIERS HAVING HIs WIFEs ForTUNE Told
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LEFT HAND of NAPOLEoN BonAPARTE
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LEFT HAND of THE EMPREss Josephise
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26o KING of WANDs
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THE HIGH PRIESTESS
285
THE EMPREss
287
MLLE LE NorMAND READING THE CARDs To THE EMPREss JosephinE
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THE DIVINATory ARTs
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PENTAGoNAL FIGURE For wiNNING A LorrERY
309
3oz Joseph INTERPRETING PHARAOHs DREAM
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3Io TALISMANs For THE SEVEN DAYs of THE WEEK
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3t6 TALISMAN FOR PERSONS DESIRING A GOOD MEMORT
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3z4 THE ALCHEMIC CITADEL
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3a7 PARADIGM OF THE PHILOSOPHIC WORK 33 5
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34o THE SIREN OF THE PHILOSOPHERS
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THE COMTE DE SAINTGERMAIN AN EIGHTEENTHCENTURT ALCHEMIST
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FOUR ASTROLOGICAL SCHEMES FOR THE ALCHEMIC OPERATIONS
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Aÿnoted scholar of the occult, Grillot de Givry was a prolific author whose works include Pacts with Demons, Spells, and The Punishment of Sorcerers.

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