Paperback Grimoires : a history of magic books / Owen Davies.
Publication year: 2010
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford University Press,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780199590049 (pbk.) : 0199590044 (pbk.) :
Extent: 384 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
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Put simply, 'grimoires' are books of spells that were first recorded in the ancient Middle East and which have developed and spread across much of the Western hemisphere during the ensuing millennia. This book tells the story of the history of grimoires, from the ancient Middle East through to the modern day.