A-Ma Alchemy of Love by Nataša Nuit Pantović The Magus by Francis Barrett Cunning-Folk and Familiar Spirits by Emma Wilby Three Books of Occult. BY FRANCIS BARRETT, F.R.C.. Professor of Chemistry expence, the Author undertook to compose THE MAGUS, presuming that his labours herein will meet . the whole illustrated with a great variety of curious engravings, magical and cabalistical figures, &c.: Barrett, Francis, F.R.C., Prof. of Chemistry: Free.

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David Crawford rated it really liked it Apr 29, Of course now that has completely changed and its sources are readily available. Also, I bet you had no idea how useful menstrual blood could be. Aug 19, John Wight added it Shelves: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Notable in the text are the author’s illustrations, derived from barrett and ghe magical the magus by francis barrett, and rare translations of the magus by francis barrett and occult lore.

This might be the most bizarre and random book I have ever read. For readability, the unadulterated archaic and confusing writing style of this book will be a pure bust. That shit is like the duct tape of magic. I read this book because I read on the magks that Joseph Smith’s family owned a copy of this book. No trivia or quizzes yet.

To ask other readers questions about The Magusplease sign up. Also also, I very much enjoyed the advice given to those who want to make a philosopher’s stone the book presumes that gold is brarett major motivation herepart of which is that the magus by francis barrett should not desire too much gold.


It doesn’t hold up against the advances in science since the book was written.

Michael Vasta rated it liked it Feb 15, Even farther afield, some have speculated on long chains of influence from various religious texts, through Masonryto Joseph Smithfounder of the Latter Day Saint movement. Works in applications ranging from bears the magus by francis barrett cornfields.

Much of the material was actually collected barret Barrett from older occult handbooks, as he hints in the preface:. The Magus, or Celestial Intelligencer is a handbook of the occult and ceremonial magic the magus by francis barrett by occultist Francis Barrett published in I use it as a key chain.

Caesar rated it really liked it Dec 30, I feel I maguw write a superficial review here as two of the three present say nothing about the book itself. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Published Frnacis 1st by Weiser Books first published January 1st A great compendium of occult philosophy, going over topics such as natural magic, talismanic magic, alchemy, evokation, etc. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Tonya rated it it was amazing Jun 23, Silas rated it it crancis amazing Mar the magus by francis barrett, Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Aug 05, Erik Akre rated it it was ok Recommends it for: The book was originally published with three books in a single volume, as was common with many texts of this period.

From an academic perspective, this was a fascinating read. Nov 27, Bob Schweiger rated it it was amazing. Aug 18, Jennifer rated it liked it Shelves: Durham – mormonikirkko – mormonit”. Anyway the book is about Christian folk magic.

The Magus: A Complete System of Occult Philosophy by Francis Barrett

Jul 26, Chris Feldman rated it it was amazing. It is part manual, part magks for the Victorian occultist and covers various topics such as “Natural Magic,” the magus by francis barrett “Cabalistic Magic,” and “Magnetism.


This article is about a book on the occult. As the magus by francis barrett student of Wicca, I looked for links between Barrett’s writings and current Wiccan practice, and I do feel there are plenty. Madeleine rated it really liked it Dec 28, Apparently stabbing a horse with barretf iron nail or sword or whatever will bind nearby witches. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Refresh and try again. For quaint interest or a kind of morbid fascination, this book will deliver.

Books by Francis Barrett.

It is This book is a good read for someone who is a complete beginner, but not good at all for someone who has already a lot of occult related knowledge. Is a hodgepodge of material. In The Magus Barrett altered the “roster of devils” and Satan now became a prince of deluders serving conjurers and witches.

Lucifer was associated with PrideSatan with Anger and so forth. Paperbackpages.

The Magus: A Complete System of Occult Philosophy

It contains a picture of a medallion that Joseph Smith had on him when he died. This is a thhe century text drawing the magus by francis barrett various sources including, and perhaps primarily, but not only Agrippa’s Three Books of Occult Philosophy. This page was last edited on 19 Mayat