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 . 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 . Nov 4, Corps of Doom: Demonographia ~ Collin de Plancy I.

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HardcoverSpecial Limited Edition98 pages. 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. Collin de Plancy’s Dictionnaire Infernal, depicting many of the demons and dignitaries named in the classic literature o Limited to demonobraphia, copies, each invidually numbered, this book is a first edition, limited edition, and first English translation of the French text.

Marchocias, great marquis of hell. He is the same as Robezal. He commands thirty legions. He has a raucous voice, a spirit carried away be falsehood; he presents himself in the form of a stork.

He commands sixty legions. Many but not all of these images were later used in S.

Demonographia: The Fountainhead of Diabolic Portraiture

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Mychale, magician who drew down the Moon by the strength of her spells. Infernal Dictionary is a book on demonologydescribing demons organised in hierarchies. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

Return to Book Page. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. If one did not appease him at first, he would present himself a second time; and when one gave him the pain of appearing a third time, he could only be mollified by the effusion of human blood. Their cries were frightful. Stolas, high prince of hell, who appears in the form of an owl; when he takes the form of a man and shows himself before the exorcist, he teaches astronomy, and also the properties of plants, and the worth of presious stones.

He is on the Isle of Rugen, in the midst of a somber lake, when its waters are troubled and whose banks are covered by thick woods, It is there that he likes to torment the fishermen and upset their boats and throw them sometimes almost to the tops of the highest fir trees.

Lists with This Book. The chief and the most powerful of these being is Torngarsuk, who is invoked especially by fishermen, and whom they represent sometimes in the form of a bear, sometimes in the form of an one-armed man, and sometimes as a grand human creature at most like one of the fingers of the hand.

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He was made to serve Byleth and compose an art in his name, and a book which is appreciated gently by mathematicians. When he is angry, collib face is enflamed, but it is nothing monstrous.


September Learn how and when to remove this template message. Olivia added it Dec 20, The skepticism of Collin de Plancy increasingly subsided over time.

He always shows himself with a blazing body; one calls him the inventor of frying and fireworks. Zaebos, grand-cout of Hell. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

He has an empire over the demons submissive to the power of Amaymon. He is, according to some demonographers, a great lover of justice in hell. When he appears in the form of a man, he speaks of the divine essence.

Learn how and when to remove these template messages. He incites discord, fans the flames of war and quarrels and reduces gentle folk to poverty; he responds profusely to all that is asked of him; he has twenty six legions under his orders. This demon could be seen during the last days of important people.