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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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. Anonymous June 23, at 4: If he shows himself to the exorcists, it is in the form of a man riding a dromedary, crowned with a diadem encircled with precious stones, with the face of a woman.

But the cards, merely human artifacts, not knowing either the future, nor the present, nor the past, demonogrqphia nothing of the individuality of the person consulting them. She was the mother of the two famous Lapiths, Broteas and Orion. Lists with This Book. Leonard is taciturn and plabcy but at all the assemblies of witches and devils where he is obliged to appear,he shows himself to advantage and makes use of a superb graveness. Rahouart, demon who we know not. When Picollus was happy, one could hear him laughing in his temple; because he had a temple.

He proposed that the rebels set heaven on fire; but he was thrown with the others to the depths of the abyss, where he is continually occupied with fanning the flames of the furnaces with this mouth and his hands. She would appear at Magdebuorg, where she would go for a walk with a basket under her arm: Hope Dinatdo June 25, at 2: Posted by Emisa Rista at 3: Infernal Dictionary, or, a Universal Demonogdaphia on the beings, characters, books, deeds, and causes which pertain to the manifestations and magic of trafficking with Hell; divinations, occult sciences, grimoiresmarvels, errors, prejudices, traditions, folktales, the various superstitions, and generally all manner of marvellous, surprising, mysterious, and supernatural beliefs.


Demonographia is a complete collection of the diabolic portraiture designed by Louis Breton for J.

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He executes all the commands that are given to him, when one obliges him to dde immediately, and although he promises to obey the exorcists, he doesn’t always do so. He demonographoa thirty legions. The Chronicle of Godfrey de Bouillonand the kingdom of Jerusalem. He lies, if he i snot in a triangle; if, on the other hand, he is closely confined, he speaks the truth on supernatural matters.

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 the French and are included as an appendix to the gallery of illustrations. He transports very promptly men in different countries who wish to cross the abyss. In Milton, Moloch is demonogrsphia frightful and terrible demon covered with mother’s tears and children’s blood.

Xaphan, demon of the second order. This book attempts to provide an account of all the knowledge concerning superstitions and demonology. But only God could know the punishments meted out to the guilty, or the place that col,in them.

Lucifer was envoked on Monday in the middle of a circle in which was his name. Olivia added it Dec 20, Paymon, one of the kings of hell.


Demonographia: The Fountainhead of Diabolic Portraiture

Recherches sur l’alimentation des reptiles et des batraciens de France. When he is angry, his face is enflamed, but it is nothing monstrous. Consulted, he gives responses on the past, the present, and the future. HardcoverSpecial Limited Edition98 pages. This article possibly contains inappropriate or misinterpreted citations that demonograpgia not verify demnoographia text. He has a raucous voice, a spirit carried away be falsehood; he presents himself in the form of a stork.

Pruflas or Busas, high prince and grand duke of the infernal empire. Newer Post Older Post Home.

Demonographia: The Fountainhead of Diabolic Portraiture by Jacques Albin Simon Collin de Plancy

He commands four of the principal kings of the infernal empire. He worked as a printer and publisher in Plancy-l’Abbaye and Paris. Also included are a bibliography and large foldout image of a demonic scene. Please improve it by verifying the claims made and adding inline citations. In their minds, it is he who cpllin covers this mountain with clouds and who sxcites tempests.

It is this which has given plae to confounding Moloch with Mithras and his seven mysterious gates with the seven chambers. In his best known work, Dictionnaire Infernalwas published.

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Names of Demons from Collin de Plancy’s Dictionnaire Infernal

Volac, high president of hell; he appears in the form of a child with the wings of an angel, mounted on a two-headed dragon. For the French diplomat, bibliophile and art collector, see Victor Collin de Plancy. This article possibly contains original research.