This grimoire is an important text of folk magic from the German tradition. It was first published by Johann Scheible in Germany in 1849, and in New York in 1880, although versions circulated in Western Europe in pamphlet form as early as the 18th century.
The grimoire Arbatel of Magic influenced this grimoire.
This grimoire is in the tradition of Cyprian
Johann Scheible published this grimoire.
Timeline of related events
304Death of St. Cyperian (this grimoire is in the tradition of Cyprian)
1496Publication of the Heptameron (this grimoire excerpts Heptameron)
1531Publication of Agrippa's Three Books of Occult Philosophy (this grimoire excerpts Three Books of Occult Philosophy)
1575Publication of the Arbatel of Magic (influenced this grimoire)
1655Robert Turner's English translation of Arbatel (influenced this grimoire)
1701Publication of The Book of Raziel (this grimoire excerpts Sefer Raziel HaMalakh)
1806Birth of Johann Scheible (published this grimoire)
1866Death of Johann Scheible (published this grimoire)