VENEFICIUM: Magic, Witchcraft and the Poison Path.
Hercules: Three Hands Press, 2012. DELUXE EDITION, limited to 81 numbered copies of which this is number 18. A FINE COPY, quarter bound in green snakeskin and black shantung silk. Artwork by Benjamin Vierling. A number of years in the writing, this work examines the long traditional relationship of poison and magick, the historical intersection, with specific facets applicable in the European magical tradition. Includes examinations of herbals, the cult of the Green Snake, European necromancy, the rites of the Witches' Sabbath, and the herbs of the Devil's Garden. Octavo. (Item ID: 15384)