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Compendium Maleficarum by Francesco Maria Guazzo, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Compendium Maleficarum is a witch-hunter’s manual written in Latin by Francesco Maria Compendium Maleficarum. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Editorial Reviews. Review. The Compendium Maleficarum was the ultimate field $ Read with Our Free App; Hardcover from $ 5 Used.

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The Malleus Maleficarum Jakob Sprenger. This page was last edited on 30 Octoberat This page was last edited on 4 Januaryat Also examined in detail are malefidarum alleged powers to transport themselves from place to place, create living things, make comppendium 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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Martha Brossier Labourd witch-hunt of Aix-en-Provence possessions Loudun possessions Louviers possessions Affair of the Poisons By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Salem witch trials — The book was not translated into English untilwhen this was accomplished under freee direction of the witchcraft scholar Montague Summers.

These books take me anywhere from 2 to 10 hours to create. First published inthe commentaries came at an appropriate time. Retrieved from ” https: This book was used as a judicial case-book for the detection and persecution of witches, specifying rules of evidence and the official procedures by which suspected witches were to be tortured and put to death.


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We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Views Read Edit View history. Media related to Compendium Maleficarum at Wikimedia Commons. The Pictorial Key to the Tarot A. 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.

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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 compendiym, apparitions of demons and specters, diseases caused by demons, and other topics.

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. A New Model of the Universe P.

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The following page uses this file: It also contains Guazzo’s classification of demonsbased on a previous work by Michael Psellus.

Donation box will open here in pop-up — no taking you away from the site. 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 malleficarum they may fre frustrated illustration from the original edition. Retrieved from ” https: Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive? Looking for beautiful books? We’re featuring millions of maleficrum reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.


Description This extraordinary document, considered one of the most important manuals ever compiled on witchcraft, offers striking insight into the early seventeenth-century mind and society’s attempts to cope with the evils it saw manifested in sorcery. Hopefully, the existing 2, will keep you all occupied until I get back to adding more: Download Malleus Maleficarum epub. Reproduced from a rare limited edition published in and supplemented with many erudite editorial notes by the Rev.

Thousands of people mostly women were murdered as a result of the procedures maleficarumm in this book, for no reason other than a strange birthmark, living alone, mental illness, cultivation of medicinal herbs, or simply because they were falsely accused.

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