In a companion to Agrippa's Three Books of Occult Philosophy, Donald Tyson presents the first understandable version of the classic Fourth Book of Occult Philosophy. With Tyson's expert editing, notes, and explanations, along with previously untranslated material, the six sections cover topics including:
• The divination system known as geomancy • The nature of spirits and how to evoke them • Oracles and dreams • Magical ceremonies • And much more!
Never before has this book—or even parts of it—been presented in such a clear and fully revealed manner.
Demons, fairies, and saints—together? These are not three categories we think of together. In past eras, however, perceptions of the supernatural world were much more fluid. Magicians of the Renaissance would not be averse to calling upon whatever beings were available that could teach them secrets, acquire treasure, or gain the love of... read this article