Introduction; History and Origins -- Liber Malorum Spirituum seu Goetia; Theurgia-Goetia; The Pauline Art; The Art Almadel; The Notory Art or Ars Notoria; Ars Nova; The Lemegeton. Evocation Methods -- Physical Methods for Binding a Demon; Names of the 72 Demons; Names of the 72 Adversarial Angels; The Invocations; The Equipment of Evocation; The Ceremony or Procedure. The Manuscripts -- Content & Provenance; The 72 Spirits of the Goetia; The Conjurations; Of the Magical Circle; Of the Names of the Hours; The Consecrations and Benedictions; The Directory for the Seven Days of the Week. Theurgia-Goetia -- The Four Emperors; The Sixteen Dukes; The Eleven Wandering Princes; Conjurations. The Art Pauline -- Book 1 -Spirits of the 24 Hours of the Day & Night; Book 2 - Spirits of the Degrees of the Zodiac. The Art Almadel. Appendix 1: The Theurgia-Goetia in Sloane 3824; Appendix 2: Tables of Demons from the Lemegeton; Demons of the Goetia; Powers and Specialities of the Demons of the Goetia; Ranks of the Demons of the Goetia; Demons of the Goetia by Rank, Planet and Zodiacal Sign; Good and Evil Aerial Spirits (of the Compass) from Theurgia-Goetia; Good and Evil Aerial Spirits (Wandering Princes) from Theurgia-Goetia; Good and Evil Aerial Spirits (Emperors) from Theurgia-Goetia; Spirits of the 24 Hours from Ars Paulina (Part 1); Angels of the Degrees of the Zodiac from Ars Paulina (Part 2); Angels of the Altitudes (Chorus) from Ars Almadel; Appendix 3: Thomas Rudd's Synthesis of the 72 Demons and Dr John Dee's Tabula Sancta cum Tabulis Enochi; Appendix 4: Thomas Rudd's Description of 61 Demons; Appendix 5: Some of the Sources and Constituents of the Lemegeton; Appendix 6: Seals from Sibley's Goetia; Appendix 7: The 72 Shem ha-Mephorash Angels; Appendix 8: The Ecclesiastical Planetary Hours; Appendix 9: 'Ars Nova': An Explanation of Certain Names Used in the Figures of the Goetia; Appendix 10: Derivation of some of the Words of Conjuration; Appendix 11: Narrative of Dr Rudd, Sir John Heydon and a Spirit; Appendix 12: The Variant Forms of the Heptameron Style Circle; Appendix 13: Observations on Metals and Binding Times; Appendix 14: Equipment Diagrams from Sibley's Goetia; Appendix 15: The Form of Commanding Spirits Given in Scot; Bibliography; Index.
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