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Montague summers was not a witch, far from it, he was a catholic priest and devoutly against witchcraft, however one feels that his contribution to the literature of witchcraft deservedly earns him a mention in any roll call of witches. In the introduction to his book on the history of witchcraft and demonology 1926 he writes. Augustus montague summers 1880 1948 was an english clergyman and author most famous for his studies on vampires, witches and werewolvesall of which he believed to be very much real. Download one of the free kindle apps to start reading kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and. Summerss manservant hector stuartforbes is buried in the same plot. The history of witchcraft and demonology is a 1926 work by montague summers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. He is not ashamed of the greatest excesses committed in the seventeenth and. For others he was a kook, a crazy eccentric no better than the guy ranting on a street corner. He was credulous of the dark, supernatural worlds he explored. For some montague summers was a very important part of paranormal history, opening the doors to greater academic study and creating a legacy that remains to this day. Montague summers books list of books by author montague. The history of witchcraft and demonology ebook by montague. Witchcraft and black magic by montague summers 9780486411255.

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He believed that satan and his demons were real and that they exerted a powerful hold over witches, who were evil. Jul 30, 2007 montague summers 18801948 wrote numerous books on witches, vampires, and werewolves from a true believers point of view. Jul 30, 2007 this is a lengthy and exhaustive history of witchcraft and the occult written by the eccentric occult historian montague summers in 1927. If you can, please make a small donation the average is. He is not ashamed of the greatest excesses committed in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. The history of witchcraft and demonology, free pdf.

Demonology and witchcraft less we forget montague summers 18801948 written and compiled by george knowles. The history of witchcraft montague summers hb book occult devil magic satanism. Montague summers wrote numerous books, and he edited and translated such important early demonology and witchcraft texts as the malleus maleficarum. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read the malleus maleficarum of heinrich kramer and james sprenger. Witchcraft books in antiquarian and collectable books for. This book about the history of demonology,i found to be very interestingbook good. The history of witchcraft and demonology will capture the attention of the general reader as well as the occult enthusiast.

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Vividly detailed and highly readable, this classic history of witchcraft and demonology provides a thorough exploration of sorcery, satanism, and every variety of the black arts. He was responsible for the first english translation, published in 1928, of the notorious. Eight meticulously reproduced illustrations from the original. Read the history of witchcraft and demonology by montague summers available from rakuten kobo. Mar 16, 2012 this is yet another treatise on the history of witchcraft and the occult by the ubiquitous early 20th century occult writer montague summers. The history of witchcraft and demonology dover occult. Occult collection 438 vintage books on dvd witchcraft, magic, demonology, wicca. Find the history of witchcraft and demonology 1555218067 by summers, montague. The history of witchcraft and demonology dover occult ebook. Augustus montague summers 10 april 1880 10 august 1948 was an english author and clergyman. He is known primarily for his scholarly work on the english drama of the 17th century, as well as for his idiosyncratic studies on witches, vampires, and werewolves, all of which he professed to believe in the existence of. This is yet another treatise on the history of witchcraft and the occult by the ubiquitous early 20th century occult writer montague summers. The history of witchcraft and demonology ebook written by montague summers. See all books authored by montague summers, including the history of witchcraft and demonology, and the werewolf in lore and legend, and more on.

The reverend montague summers was a roman catholic priest. Montague summers, a convert to catholicism, was an eccentric character a priest who operated independently in england and wrote much on the occult and. Read online the history of witchcraft and demonology montague summers to acquire this book, you can admit it based on the associate in this article. An intriguing perspective on the development of the black arts and their heretical interpretations by society, church, and state, the history of witchcraft and demonology will capture the attention of the general reader as well as the occult enthusiast. The history of witchcraft and demonology by summers, montague and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. A prolific occult historian, montague summers wrote numerous books, and he edited and translated such important early demonology and witchcraft texts as the malleus maleficarum. These books can take me from 2 to 10 hours to create. Originally published between 192070,the history of civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing.

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Montague summerss most popular book is the history of witchcraft and demonology. The malleus maleficarum of heinrich kramer and james sprenger. Books by montague summers author of the history of. He also edited and translated several important early texts on demonology and witchcraft. Montague summers has 108 books on goodreads with 14148 ratings. Eight meticulously reproduced illustrations from the original publication are included in. The history of witchcraft and demonology book depository. Summers montague the history of witchcraft and demonology. Featured texts all books all texts latest this just in smithsonian libraries fedlink us genealogy lincoln collection. Last week, around 30,000 people downloaded books from my site 8 people gave donations. The history of witchcraft, a subject as old as the world and. The history of witchcraft and demonology by montague. Summers was well known for his many books on witchcraft, vampires, werewolves, and the history of the occult in general.

Mar 03, 2020 author of the history of witchcraft and demonology, the vampire, the vampire in europe, witchcraft and black magic, the geography of witchcraft, a bibliography of the restoration drama, a popular history of witchcraft, the supernatural omnibus. The history of witchcraft and demonology by montague summers. The malleus maleficarum of heinrich kramer and james sprenger ebook written by montague summers. A lot of people hate montague summers, but i have a. Although the author was a roman catholic priest, his views on witchcraft and demonology differ considerably from those of his church at the time of this writing.

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Montague summers this book was written from what critics have called a medieval viewpoint, an absolute and complete belief in witchcraft and, hence, in the supernatural. Download one of the free kindle apps to start reading kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks history of witchcraft and demonology. The history of witchcraft and demonology summers, montague on. Author of the history of witchcraft and demonology, the vampire, the vampire in europe, witchcraft and black magic, the geography of witchcraft, a bibliography of the restoration drama, a popular history of witchcraft, the supernatural omnibus. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. A superb, clearheaded and sound history of the subject of witchcraft from a very great authority, montague summers history of witchcraft and demonology is a fine corrective to the masses of misinformation, misguidance and persiflage which prevail in regard of these knotty areas, and provides an essential resource for the traditional. Montague summers 18801948 wrote numerous books on witches, vampires, and werewolves from a true believers point of view. The history of witchcraft and demonology dover occult kindle edition by montague summers author 4.

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