The Grimoire of Arthur Gauntlet is an outstanding example of a seventeenth century London cunning-man’s book of practice. Cunning-folk were. The Grimoire of Arthur Gauntlet. A 17th Century London Cunningman’s Book of Charms, Conjurations and Prayers. By David Rankine. pages, available in. The Grimoire of Arthur Gauntlet is a fascinating example of a The only known published literary reference to Arthur Gauntlet was by the.

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Each is attributed to a particular effect — such as binding tongues, creating discord or love between couples, etc. Arthur Gauntlet worked with a gaumtlet skryer called Sarah Skelhorn, and drew on numerous preceding sources for his craft, including the Arbatel, the Heptameron, Folger Vb.

But even those wrthur accounts are second-hand at best — descriptions of what a person saw and thought they were seeing that gives us little insight into the motivations and skills of the wizard himself.

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Please try again later. This is the first of many inclusions from more popular grimoires, showing that Dr. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Notorious Arts and Veritable Secrets M. My quest for facts ended here Like Like Reply.


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Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Enter your email address to receive notifications of new posts by email. Gauntlet was likely to have used at the start of any magickal or healing operation.

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Julia Peach marked it as to-read Oct 07, We can easily see the practical nature of this grimoire by looking at the included material along with the order in which it is recorded:.

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Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Considering the emphasis on the sword in many grimoires, this suggests a more practical and simplified approach with a more transportable and inconspicuous tool.

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Cathryn added it Sep 09, I suspect he would have gone right on expanding this last section indefinitely throughout his lifetime. This is a unique work which draws attention to the often neglected place of women in seventeenth century magic, both as practitioners such as skryers and Cunning-womenand customers. Cunning-folk were practitioners of magic and herbal medicine who dealt with problems in their local communities.


English Choose a language for shopping. It also emphasises the vital and influential role played by Cunning-Men and Women in synthesising and transmitting the magical traditions of medieval Britain into the subsequent centuries, as well as their willingness to conjure a wide range of spiritual creatures to achieve results for their clients, including angels, demons, fairies, and the dead. Joseph Douglas rated it it was ok Aug 16, By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.

You do NOT have to join WordPress! Gauntlet understood the importance of invoking his Patron or Guardian Angel gautlet the start of any magickal work.

In the instructions given on p. This Sarah had a perfect sight, and indeed the best eyes for that purpose I ever yet did see. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.