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 . 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 . Nov 4, Corps of Doom: Demonographia ~ Collin de Plancy II.

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Collin de Plancy’s Dictionnaire Infernal, depicting many of the demons and dignitaries named in the classic literature o Limited to 1, copies, each invidually numbered, this book is a first edition, limited edition, and first English translation of the French text.

Lucifer planyc the Europeans and the Asians. Influenced by VoltaireCollin de Plancy initially did not believe in superstition.

In another age, necromancerswould offer him libations and holocausts; they evoked him by means of magic spells that they said were composed by that very wise king, Solomon; this is false, because it was Cham, son of Noah, who first began the evocation of evil spirits.

First and Second Crusades — with the history of Charles the Good When he takes human form, one believes that he sees a grand soldier. demonogra;hia

It is in his basket that Rahouart carries the soul of the curmudgeon when he is dead. It is before this divinity that the Anguekkoks their medicine men are obliged to yield collkn ask councel when a Greenlander falls ill.

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Olivia added it Dec 20, Irianna marked it as to-read Jul 13, Anecdotes of the nineteenth century or stories, recent anecdotes, features and little known words, singular adventures, various quotations, compilations and curious pieces, to be used for the history of the customs and the mind of the century in which we live, compared with centuries past.


He obeys exorcists and the domination of angels and commands thirty legions. Lists with This Book. One could open one for flour, another for turlte doves, a third for a ewe, a fourth for a ram, the fifth for a calf, the sixth for a beef, the seventh for a child. He was content with a mouse or venison-bit as the price of his compliance.

Wall, great and powerful duke of the somber empire; he has the form of a dromedary, tall and terrible, if he takes human form, he speaks Egyptian; he knows the present, the past, and the future; he was of the order of the POwers.

According to Scandinavian mythology, principal source of all popular beliefs of Germany and England, Odin takes the name of Nickar or Anickar when he acts as a destroyer or evil genie. Jacques Albin Simon Collin de Plancy.

Demonographia: The Fountainhead of Diabolic Portraiture

Mammon, demon of avarice: Lucifer was envoked on Monday in the middle of a circle in which was his name. Remy marked it as to-read May 26, Anonymous December 19, at 9: Zaebos, grand-cout of Hell.

Anonymous December 4, at 3: This page was last edited on 23 Septemberat His appearance is considered an evil omen among the Bretons. He has also the management of visions and dreams. Witches adore him by kissing this lower face while holding a green candle in their hand. He has a raucous voice, a spirit carried away be falsehood; he presents himself in the form of a stork. In Milton, Moloch is a frightful and terrible demon covered with mother’s tears and children’s blood.


Views Read Edit View history. Open Preview See a Problem? Occultistauthordemonologist. Among the English, the demojographia call the devil, “Old Nick”.

Recherches sur l’alimentation des reptiles et des batraciens de France. Sometimes he resembles a blood hound, or a beef, or a big black bird, or a tree trunk surmounted with a gloomy face. Yan-gant-y-tan, kind of demon who wanders at night in Finistere.

When he shows himself in a human form, the sound of his voice is raucous; he builds citadels and impregnable towers, overthrows the enemies’ ramparts, finds good workers, gives familiars, receives sacrifices demonograaphia deceives the sacrificers; colli legions obey him.

By using planfy site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Please help improve this article by checking for citation inaccuracies. Mychale, magician xemonographia drew down the Moon by the strength of her spells. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Nineteen hellish cohorts are under his orders. He is the same as Robezal. When he appears in the form of a man, he speaks of the divine essence. Catalogue of reptiles and batrachians of the department of Aube and study on the geographical distribution of the reptiles and batrachians of the east of France. Consulted, he gives responses on the past, the present, and the future.