Amy or amii also auns, hanar, hanni is a demon described in demonological grimoires such as the lesser key of solomon including thomas rudds version, the pseudomonarchia daemonum, and in the munich manual of demonic magic. Shop amongst our popular books, including 160, dictionnaire infernal, dictionnaire infernal. He worked as a printer and publisher in plancylabbaye and paris. I would actually prefer no derivative work, but there is. Even if you have never heard about this book, you have probably seen the illustrations from it. As the title suggests, the book is an encyclopedic work of demonology, superstitions, folklore, mythology and. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. He published a number of books on occultism and demonology. It lists, describes, and provides illustrations of a variety of demons, including most of the goetia, as well as demons pulled from other religions such as. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Theologians should leave to the poets the depiction of hell, and not themselves seek to infernap minds with hideous paintings and appalling books. Infernal dictionary is a book on demonology, describing demons organised in hierarchies.
Amy is described as a president, appearing initially as a flame before turning to a human form. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by project gutenberg. The best demon illustrations of all time atlas obscura. Infernal dictionary enhanced english translation by. He was born in 1793 or 1794 in plancy presently plancylabbaye and died in 1881 in paris. As its title suggests, the book is effectively an encylopaedia of hellish things. Project gutenberg offers 61,558 free ebooks to download. The text and images of the spirits, from the 1863 edition are presented here, in this infernal dictionary. Ed simon explores the work and how at its heart lies an unlikely but pertinent synthesis of the enlightenment and the occult. The book first appeared in 1818 and it went on to have. The dictionnaire infernal infernal dictionary is a 19th century reference book on demons and demonology.814 810 47 777 1573 876 639 453 1050 460 964 1509 1040 1299 138 110 1580 696 1120 195 995 982 592 962 219 36 1220 624 225 477 219 69 566 265 521 1053