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.
- ISBN-13: 9780486224930
- ISBN-10: 0486224937
- Publisher: Dover Publications
- Publish Date: June 2009
- Dimensions: 9.3 x 6.62 x 0.85 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.39 pounds
- Page Count: 416