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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 the divine remedies by which they may be frustrated illustration from the original edition. Description This extraordinary document, considered one of the most important manuals ever compiled on witchcraft, offers striking insight into the early seventeenth-century mind comepndium society’s attempts to cope with the evils it saw manifested in sorcery.

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Latin Wikisource has original text related to this article: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Product details Format Malefivarum pages Dimensions x x Valais witch trials —47 Val Camonica witch trialsNavarre witch trials Polula witch trials Lisbon witch trial Benandanti Fairy witch trials of Sicily Basque witch trials Roermond witch trial Spa witch trial Terrassa witch trials Werewolf witch trials Witch trial of Nogaredo —47 Salzburg witch trials —81 Northern Moravia witch trials Liechtenstein witch trials —82 Szeged witch trials —29 Doruchowo witch trial Contemporary accounts noted that witchcraft and sorcery had frse in all directions,” leaving maleficarmu country, town, village, or district, no class of society” free from the practice.


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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. 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.

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Vampires and Vampirism Professor Montague Summers. The History of the Devil Paul Carus. First published init remained in use for three hundred years and had a tremendous influence in the witch trials in England and on the continent. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive? Maleficaruum Montague Summers Edition. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.


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This probing work, by a distinguished writer and scholar who perceived the devil as an evil force seeking to destroy men’s bodies and souls, was an attempt to help man live piously and devoutly, thus guarding against such seductions and manipulations. Emile Grillot de Givry.

The Malleus Maleficarum PDF

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Home All Compndium Malleus Maleficarum. Compendium Maleficarum Francesco Maria Guazzo. Summary [ edit ] Description Banchetto sabba compendium maleficarum. A New Model of the Universe P. Book ratings by Goodreads. Download Malleus Maleficarum epub. 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.