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Arbatel: Concerning the Magic of Ancients: Original Sourcebook of Angel Magic

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In many ways, Arbatel is unique among texts on magic. Unlike the vast majority of writings, it is clear, concise, and elegantly written. The practical instructions are straightforward and undemanding. When it first appeared in 1575, it attracted the attention of people with a surprisingly broad range of agendas, including some of the finest minds of the time. Often quoted ...more
Hardcover, 127 pages
Published July 1st 2009 by Ibis Press (first published May 1st 2009)
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Michael Snuffin
Jan 11, 2012 rated it it was amazing
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I give Joseph Peterson five stars for his introduction, annotations, and translation skills. Arbatel itself did not really teach me anything new, but I feel glad that I read it nonetheless. I found the material on the Olympic spirits interesting, but I've seen it summarized in other books.
Jul 11, 2013 rated it liked it
I read this once already, i liked it, but literally nothing has stuck in my brain. I could not tell you at all what it was about. I am going to read it again in the future.

Stole this from Joey. Joey, if you read this, you'll have to come back from Montana to get it. It's miiiiine.
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