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The magician of Cracow

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Published by Greenwillow Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Devil,
  • Folklore,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A magician who wants to go to the moon sells his soul to the devil to accomplish his objective.

    Edition Notes

    StatementKrystyna Turska
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.T8 Mag3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24850202M
    ISBN 100688800106, 0688840108
    ISBN 109780688800109, 9780688840105
    LC Control Number75008846
    OCLC/WorldCa1273444

    PREFACE. This work is strictly what its title page imports, a 's "Book of Martyrs" has been made the basis of this volume. Liberty, however, has been taken to abridge wherever it was thought necessary;—to alter the antiquated form of the phraseology; to introduce additional information; and to correct any inaccuracy respecting matters of fact, which had escaped the author of.


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The Magician of Cracow book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A magician who wants to go to the moon sells his soul to the /5. The Magician of Cracow Hardcover – October 1, by Krystyna Turska (Author) › Visit Amazon's Krystyna Turska Page.

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[Krystyna Turska] -- A magician who wants to go to the moon sells his soul to the devil to accomplish his objective. The magician of Cracow is a sort of Polish Faust who becomes so distracted by the riches and comforts brought by his pact with the devil that he forgets his heart's true desire--to go to the moon.

The story ends, wittily, with both magician and devil foiled by their own trickery and the magician perched on. The magician of Cracow by Turska, Krystyna, Publication date Topics Folklore, Devil Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

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First published inthis scholarly edition of a major Renaissance text is edited and introduced by John Henry Jones, a leading expert on the Faust legend. The English translation of the best-selling German Faust Book of has long been known as Marlowe's principal source for Dr Faustus.

The earliest surviving edition of this translation, published inis here presented. I happen to know the story from a beautiful picture book I liked as a kid.

You can read it online in English translation, unfortunately with the two-page spreads scanned as separate pages: Krystyna Turska: The Magician of Cracow. Trithemius, himself reputed a magician, and the author of a mystical work (published at Darmstadt in under the title of Steganographica and burnt by order of the Spanish Inquisition), speaks contemptuously of Faust, who called himself Magister Georgius Sabellicus Faustus Junior, as a fool rather than a philosopher (fatuum non philosophum.This book was written to show the practicing Enochian magician how to do precisely that, and the little ritual in chapter one (and outlined in greater detail in appendix I) is the ceremony that.