Louis Breton created a set of 69 illustrations of demons, which were then engraved by M. Jarrault. J.A.S. Collin de Plancy then published the set with brief . Demonographia is a complete collection of the diabolic portraiture designed by Louis Breton for J.A.S. Collin de Plancy’s Dictionnaire Infernal, depicting many of . Nov 4, Corps of Doom: Demonographia ~ Collin de Plancy I.

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Lucifer commands the Europeans and the Asians.

Infernal Dictionary is a book on demonologydemonographai demons organised in hierarchies. It is this which has given plae to confounding Moloch with Mithras and his seven mysterious gates with the seven chambers.

This collection was never before published in its entirety, and the publlisher felt that seeing these images in the proper context would help students of demonology ‘flesh out’ their ideas of what the descriptions given in works like The Goetia intended. Moloch, prince of the land of tears, member of denonographia infernal council.

Demonographia: The Fountainhead of Diabolic Portraiture

Lucifer was envoked on Monday in the middle of a circle in which was his name. From the Scandinavian Nickar are descended the mermen and the merwomen, the nixiesof the Teutons. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The rabbis claim that, in the interior of the statue of the famous Moloch, god of demonoographia Ammonites, one had carefully arranged sevend kinds demonograpjia cabinets.

He has also the management of visions and dreams.


Corps of Doom: Demonographia ~ Collin de Plancy IV

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Lists with This Book. When he is angry, his face is enflamed, but it is nothing monstrous. There are none more famous than the nymphs of the Elbe and the Gaal. Malphas, grand-president of hell, who appears in the form of a raven.

Marchocias, great marquis of hell. Thirty six legions are under his orders. They wandered around promenaders unceasingly, using a voice known to them and luring them to their caverns, wher they took pleasure intickling them almost to death. He executes all the commands that are given to him, when one obliges him to behave immediately, and although demonographi promises to obey the exorcists, colin doesn’t always do so. He transports very promptly men in different countries who wish to cross the abyss.

He points out hidden treasures which are not guarded by evil spirits. Ronwe, marquis and count of hell, who appears in the form of a monster; he gives his addepts knowledge of languages add the goodwill of the whole world.

The original descriptions have been traslated from demonorgaphia French and are included as an appendix to the gallery of illustrations.

This book attempts to provide an account of all the knowledge concerning superstitions and demonology.

Independetly of this good spirit, who is invisible to everyone except the Anguekkok, there are others who, by the intervention of the Anguekkok, teach what one must do or ought to avoid to be happy. But the cards, merely human artifacts, not knowing either the future, nor the present, nor the past, have nothing of demonorgaphia individuality of the person consulting them.


His feet, when he attends the sabbath, are always those of a goose. Please improve it by verifying the claims made and adding inline citations.

If they go to the sabbath carried by a goat or a black sheep or by a demon, on their other excursions they generally only travel by riding on a broom-stick.

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Each Anguekkok has in a leathern bottle a familiar spitir, whom he invokes and consults like an oracle. But in order that one could not hear the plaintive cries, his priests beat loudly on drums and other instruments around the idol.