Black Folding Plate Special Edition of 20 Signed & Numbered Copies. Black cloth hardcover, in fine gold-stamped black dust jacket, with 2 colour folding plate.
Signed & Numbered by William Kiesel on title page, this copy being #12. Being offered here is the Black Special Folding Plate Edition of the Heptameron & Arbatel of Magic, two volumes, bound as one, translated by Robert Turner. This was originally published in 2003, by Ouroboros Press, and was the second title published by Ouroboros. It was decided to issue these in a special limited edition, with a 2 colour folding plate, and a new fine heavy stock black dust jacket, stamped in 22 carat gold.
This edition was strictly limited to 20 copies, each one signed and numbered by the publisher - William Kiesel. This copy is #12 of 20. This grimoire is devoted to the angels of the seven days with diagrams of circles, magical sigils and conjurations of the ceremonial art. Magical images of the planets engraved by Bernhard Maler  and tables showing correct planetary hours are included.
Offers seven sepentaries of aphorisms of a kind of Theophrastic Magic. The initial groups of these aphorisms serve to introduce the Ritual of the Olympic Spirits, dwelling in the firmament and in the stars of the firmament, between whom the government of the world is distributed. This important edition of these two grimoires, bound as one, would make a significant addition to any serious occult library. This is the only copy I have, so don't miss out. Check out my other items.
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