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PostPosted: Sun May 16, 2004 2:18 pm
by John J. Coughlin

Wellcome Institute MS. 4663.
113pages. Octavo. 19th cent. [c. 1810]
[Clavicula Salononis, in an abbreviated form in Czech.]
[Some leaves are torn out at the end: a title page seems to be wanting.
Illustrated with rough pen-drawn magical diagrams, figures, sigils, etc. in colours, headings etc, in red. Written in German script. An uncommon version of the Clavicula Solomonis, with many magical prayers, etc., but less than the usual number of figures, sigils, signatures of angels, etc.]
[Inside the upper cover ‘Anthon Prochaska aus Wessriis [Weseritz?] No. 97'.]

p3 [Rough pen drawing of woman holding bone and scythe.]
p4-5 [Table of planetary hours.]
p28-29 [Large coloured diagram of 29 mansions of moon 24 hours of the solar day.]
p98-119 [17 diagrams some in watercolours.]