Witchcraft, Magic and Alchemy

Witchcraft, Magic and Alchemy

by Emile Grillot de Givry
     
 

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,…  See more details below

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486224930
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
06/22/2009
Series:
Dover Occult Series
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
723,657
Product dimensions:
6.62(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.85(d)

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Meet the Author

A noted 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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