Were witches real in the Middle Ages? This handbook on witchcraft, first published in , claims to expose the entire practice and profession of witchcraft. Extraordinary document () on witchcraft and demonology offers striking insight into early 17th century mind. Serious discussions of witches’ powers. The Malleus Maleficarum (The Witch Hammer), first published in , is arguably one of the most infamous books ever written, due primarily to.
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Compendium Maleficarum: The Montague Summers Edition
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Under a Bull of Pope Innocent VIII, Kramer and Sprenger exposed the heresy compensium those who did not believe in witches and set forth the proper order of the world compdndium devils, witches, and the will of God. This page was last edited on 4 Januaryat Description Were witches real in the Middle Ages? References to this book Bearing False Witness?: Book ratings by Goodreads.
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Compendium maleficarum, collected in 3 books from many sources, showing the iniquitous and execrable operations of witches against the human race, and maleficarym divine remedies by which they may be frustrated illustration from the original edition.
Compendium Maleficarum Francesco Maria Guazzo.
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Based on what we know today, the material may not be entirely accurate. Selected pages Title Page. Here is an encyclopedic tract of incalculable worth to the historians and student of the occult and anyone intrigued by necromantic lore, sabbats, sorceries, and trafficking with demons. Serious discussions of witches’ powers, poisons, crimes, more.
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Of Vulgar Purgation by Fire. The Montague Summers Edition. Reproduced from a rare limited edition published in and supplemented with many erudite editorial notes by the Rev. This is an excellent view into a witch crazed mindset. 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.
Montague Summers, the Compendium Maleficarum includes profoundly serious discussions of witches’ pacts with the devil, finely detailed descriptions of witches’ powers, poisons, and crimes; sleep-inducing spells and methods for removing them, apparitions of demons and specters, diseases caused by demons, and other topics. The Classic Account of an Ancient Superstition. The Best Books of The History of the Devil: The Secret Teachings of All Ages: Whether the Spirits of the Dead can Appear to Men.
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User Review – Flag as inappropriate This is an excellent view into a witch crazed mindset. Extraordinary document on witchcraft and demonology offers striking insight into early 17th century mind.