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J. Collin de Plancy - Infernal Dictionary Ultimate Edition - 2018

J. Collin de Plancy - Infernal Dictionary Ultimate Edition - 2018

Infernal Dictionary Ultimate Edition is the ultimate edition of the first full English translation of Dictionnaire Infernal by J. Collin de Plancy. Infernal Dictionary is an encyclopedic work of demonology, superstition, folklore, mythology, and theology. De Plancy follows the tradition established by grimoires like The Lesser Key of Solomon in naming the various demons and itemizing the legions and hierarchies to which they belong, as well as documenting a variety of occult figures.

This two-volume set in a handsome slipcase has all the features of Infernal Dictionary Deluxe Edition, including:

Full-color endpapers
Reproductions of the 500+ original woodcuts
De Plancy's original footnotes with additional notes from the translation team
Full-color demonic portraits
An English-French subject cross-reference
Silver gilt stamped letting and decoration
Ribbon bookmarks
Translations of introductions to previous editions

Additionally, the Infernal Dictionary Ultimate Edition has been meticulously enhanced over the prior edition in every respect:

It is printed on thicker acid-free paper
It features larger type for easier reading
Graphics have been digitally enhanced and enlarged, including full-page renderings of the original woodcut demonic portraits
Layout of text and illustrations has been redesigned
A simplified and enhanced index

Object Book
Number of Books 2
Subject Occult
Author/ Illustrator J. Collin de Plancy
Book Title Infernal Dictionary Ultimate Edition
Condition As new
Publication year oldest item 2018
Edition Different editions
Language English
Original language No
Publisher Abracax House
Binding/ Material Leather
Number of pages 944
Dimensions 39.1×26.9 cm
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