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Grimoire of the Necronomicon

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On the heels of his widely successful trilogy of works honoring H. P. Lovecraft, Donald Tyson now unveils a true grimoire of ritual magic inspired by the Cthulhu Mythos. The Grimoire of the Necronomicon is a practical system of ritual magic based on Lovecraft's mythology of the alien gods known as the Old Ones.Fans of Lovecraft now have the opportunity to reliably and safe ...more
Paperback, 216 pages
Published August 8th 2008 by Llewellyn Publications (first published August 1st 2008)
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Rex Ross
Dec 26, 2009 Rex Ross rated it really liked it
I don't care much for Donald Tyson's material, but this book is one of his better projects. Surprisingly, once he started on the "Necromicon" material for his novel, the Grimoire, the Necronomicon Tarot, he really started to shine as an occultist, at least in my opinion.

This book gives you a reliable magickal system to work from if you are into the dreaded "Necronomicon" and the rites that spring from it. Use this in conjunction with the "Simon edition" of the Avon edition of the same name for b
Darren Mitton
Sep 20, 2012 Darren Mitton rated it really liked it
I really like how Tyson expanded the story behind the faux!
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I really liked it
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Jul 20, 2011 Ashley rated it it was amazing
Pretty awesome book.
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Mar 08, 2016 Paul Potts rated it it was ok
I read through to the end, but not sure why. This was just a summary of the "Alhazred: Author of the Necronomicon", which I read last summer.
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  • Transformers: The Ultimate Guide
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  • The Art of H.P. Lovecraft's the Cthulhu Mythos
  • The Complete Book of Spells, Ceremonies and Magic
  • The Druid Magic Handbook: Ritual Magic Rooted in the Living Earth
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  • Zapped in Space (Give Yourself Goosebumps, #23)
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Donald Tyson is a Canadian from Halifax, Nova Scotia. Early in life he was drawn to science by an intense fascination with astronomy, building a telescope by hand when he was eight. He began university seeking a science degree, but became disillusioned with the aridity and futility of a mechanistic view of the universe and shifted his major to English. After graduating with honors he has pursued a ...more
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