Early works to 1800
Deborah Evetts; Pre-1650 Manuscript Collection (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library); University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book & Manuscript Library.
Layout: Written in 21 long lines.
Script: Written in Elizabethan secretary hand, with glosses in later, 17th- and 18th-century hands.
Decoration: Seven full-page diagrams drawn in ink, consisting mainly of circles or pentagrams, at p. 2, 11, 12, 29, 30, 55, and 81; one smaller geometric diagram, at p. 54.
Binding: Bound in limp vellum by Deborah Evetts, 2007.
Origin: Presumably copied in England near the end of the 16th century.
Provenance: Purchased from Raphael King, 1955.
Shelf-mark: Urbana, IL, University of Illinois Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Pre-1650 MS 0102.
|描述：||54 leaves : paper, ill. ; 190 x 150 mm. bound to 200 x 160 mm.|
|内容：||p. 3-107 [text] "Aries is good; Taurus is not so; Gemeny and Cancer will make the gladd...Miser; Suell. Tetragrammaton, Christ Iesus Amen."|
|其他題名：||Craft of conjuring and how to rule the fiery spirits of the planets & make the devil appear|
Manual of magic, invocation, and conjuring, accompanied by several diagrams.
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