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Reprint of the edition. Also examined in detail are witches’ alleged powers to transport themselves from place to place, create living things, make beasts talk and the dead reappear; witches’ use of religion to heal the sick, laws observed by witches to cause and cure illness, differences between demoniacs and the bewitched, and other subjects from the realm of the supernatural.
Witchcraft and Black Magic. Even if you do not believe in fompendium, the world of did. This page was last edited on 4 Januaryat The book is valuable because it allows one to view the extreme superstition surrounding witchcraft at the time, and to better understand the degree of persecution that resulted. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive?
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Compendium Maleficarum: The Montague Summers Edition
An Encyclopedia of Occultism Lewis Spence. A collection of writings by the Ambrosian monk Francesco Maria Guazzo, the Compendium comprehensively and penetratingly describes the entire practice and profession of witchcraft. Of Vulgar Purgation by Fire. Description Were witches real in the Middle Ages? Witchcraft, Magic and Alchemy. Of the Witches Pact with the Devil. Book ratings by Goodreads.
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The Malleus Maleficarum of Heinrich Kramer and James Sprenger
Under a Bull of Pope Innocent VIII, Kramer and Sprenger exposed the heresy of those who did not believe in witches and set forth the proper order of the world with devils, witches, and the will of God. Serious discussions of witches’ powers, poisons, crimes, more. Martha Brossier Labourd witch-hunt of Aix-en-Provence possessions Loudun possessions Louviers possessions Affair of the Poisons First published inthe commentaries came at an appropriate time.
Compendium Maleficarum : The Montague Summers Edition
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