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The Resource Hazards of the dark arts : advice for medieval princes on witchcraft and magic : Johannes Hartlieb's Book of all forbidden arts (1456) and Ulrich Molitoris's On witches and pythonesses (1489), translated by Richard Kieckhefer

Hazards of the dark arts : advice for medieval princes on witchcraft and magic : Johannes Hartlieb's Book of all forbidden arts (1456) and Ulrich Molitoris's On witches and pythonesses (1489), translated by Richard Kieckhefer

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Hazards of the dark arts : advice for medieval princes on witchcraft and magic : Johannes Hartlieb's Book of all forbidden arts (1456) and Ulrich Molitoris's On witches and pythonesses (1489)
Title
Hazards of the dark arts
Title remainder
advice for medieval princes on witchcraft and magic : Johannes Hartlieb's Book of all forbidden arts (1456) and Ulrich Molitoris's On witches and pythonesses (1489)
Statement of responsibility
translated by Richard Kieckhefer
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • und
  • eng
Summary
"English translations of two important fifteenth-century writings on witchcraft by Johannes Hartlieb and Ulrich Molitoris. Introduction discusses the writings, the authors, their historical environments, the ways they used sources, and their influence on the development of ideas about witchcraft"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
Dewey number
133.4/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the German and the Latin
LC call number
BF1569
LC item number
.H3913 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • active 1450
  • active 1470-1501
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kieckhefer, Richard
  • Hartlieb, Johann
  • Molitor, Ulrich
Series statement
The magic in history sourcebooks series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Witchcraft
  • Magic
  • Magic
  • Witchcraft
Label
Hazards of the dark arts : advice for medieval princes on witchcraft and magic : Johannes Hartlieb's Book of all forbidden arts (1456) and Ulrich Molitoris's On witches and pythonesses (1489), translated by Richard Kieckhefer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 154-155) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • An example from Caesarius of Heisterbach
  • D.
  • Moral exhortation
  • E.
  • Nigramancy (necromancy)
  • F.
  • Geomancy
  • G.
  • Correlation of arts with elements
  • H.
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Hydromancy
  • I.
  • Aeromancy
  • J.
  • Pyromancy
  • K.
  • Chiromancy
  • L.
  • Spatulamancy
  • M.
  • The Book of All Forbidden Arts
  • General prohibition
  • On Witches and Pythonesses, in German "Unholden" or "Hexen"
  • Ulrich Molitoris
  • Letter
  • The chapters of the present treatise
  • PART I
  • Question 1
  • Weather magic
  • Question 2
  • Harm to people, even infants
  • Johannes Hartlieb
  • Question 3
  • Impotence
  • Question 4
  • Change of form
  • Question 5
  • Riding on sticks or wolves
  • Question 6
  • Intercourse of Devil with women
  • Question 7
  • Children born to demons and witches
  • A.
  • Question 8
  • Foretelling future things
  • PART II
  • Question 1
  • Resumed. Weather Magic
  • Question 4
  • Resumed. Change of form
  • Question 5
  • Resumed. Riding on sticks or wolves
  • Questions 6-7
  • Prologue
  • Resumed. Intercourse of Devil with women, and children born to demons and witches
  • B.
  • Powers of the Devil
  • C.
Control code
964502275
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 158 pages
Isbn
9780271078403
Lccn
2017006833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)964502275
Label
Hazards of the dark arts : advice for medieval princes on witchcraft and magic : Johannes Hartlieb's Book of all forbidden arts (1456) and Ulrich Molitoris's On witches and pythonesses (1489), translated by Richard Kieckhefer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 154-155) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • An example from Caesarius of Heisterbach
  • D.
  • Moral exhortation
  • E.
  • Nigramancy (necromancy)
  • F.
  • Geomancy
  • G.
  • Correlation of arts with elements
  • H.
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Hydromancy
  • I.
  • Aeromancy
  • J.
  • Pyromancy
  • K.
  • Chiromancy
  • L.
  • Spatulamancy
  • M.
  • The Book of All Forbidden Arts
  • General prohibition
  • On Witches and Pythonesses, in German "Unholden" or "Hexen"
  • Ulrich Molitoris
  • Letter
  • The chapters of the present treatise
  • PART I
  • Question 1
  • Weather magic
  • Question 2
  • Harm to people, even infants
  • Johannes Hartlieb
  • Question 3
  • Impotence
  • Question 4
  • Change of form
  • Question 5
  • Riding on sticks or wolves
  • Question 6
  • Intercourse of Devil with women
  • Question 7
  • Children born to demons and witches
  • A.
  • Question 8
  • Foretelling future things
  • PART II
  • Question 1
  • Resumed. Weather Magic
  • Question 4
  • Resumed. Change of form
  • Question 5
  • Resumed. Riding on sticks or wolves
  • Questions 6-7
  • Prologue
  • Resumed. Intercourse of Devil with women, and children born to demons and witches
  • B.
  • Powers of the Devil
  • C.
Control code
964502275
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 158 pages
Isbn
9780271078403
Lccn
2017006833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)964502275

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