The fall of Lucifer, and that of the rebel angels who descended upon the daughters of men, comprise the foundation myth of the Western occult tradition. In tracing the genealogy of our patron and prince, the principles that underlie the ritual forms that have come down to us, through the grimoires and folk practices, are elucidated. It is intended to be the definitive text on Lucifer for the witch, magician and student of the grimoires.
The book is a joy to read and handle. The author’s skill is lavishly housed in smooth grey batiste cloth, which seems to bloom, when the cover is opened to reveal the vibrant green of the thick, embossed endpapers. The paper is wonderfully heavy…
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