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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The Book of Vampires. No eBook available Book Tree Amazon. Courier Corporation- History – pages. Montague Summers has given a very sympathetic translation. Reprint of the edition. Witches use Human Corpses for the Murder of Men. 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.
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.
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Was used as support in the accusation of witches at the time, although we can recognize much of it today as being paranoid superstition by maleeficarum authorities. Account Options Sign in. Media related to Compendium Maleficarum at Wikimedia Commons.
The book was not translated into English untilwhen this was accomplished under the direction of the witchcraft scholar Montague Summers.
Contemporary cases illustrate methods by which witches attempt to control and subvert the world: 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. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive?
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