Cypriana: Old World

Book ID:
8435
Title:
Cypriana: Old World
Author:
'Barclay, Matthew', 'Cummins, Alexander', 'Diaz, Jesse Hathaway', 'Gardback, Johannes Bjorn', 'Leitao, Jose', 'Stratton-Kent, Jake', 'VARIOUS', 'Zahrt, Jennifer'
ISBN number:
9781947544048
Publisher name:
Revelore Press
Place of publication:
Seattle
Edition number:
2nd
Book type:
Paperback
First edition date:
2016
Pages:
207
Dewey decimal number:
133.4 VAR
Dust jacket:
No
Language:
English, Danish and Greek
Photographs:
No
Illustrations:
Yes
Bibliography:
Yes
Height (cm):
24.5
Width (cm):
17
Notes:

A collection of essays about St Cyprian and his association with magic, especially through the book of magic known as The Book of St. Cyprian.

The essays are:

Alexander Cummins, Opening the Book

Matthew Barclay (trans.), The Conversion of St. Cyprian

Johannes Bjorn Gardback (trans.), Cyprianus Formaning

Johannes Bjorn Gardback, Cyprian Books of Magic in the Scandinavian Tradition

Alexander Cummins, 'In the Manner of Saint Cyprian': A Cyprianic Black Magic of Early Modern English Grimoires

Jose Leitao, Searching for Cyprian in Portuguese Ethnography

Jake Stratton-Kent, 'Seven Years The Sea Thou Roamed': Cyprianic Ritual and Divination

Jennifer Zahrt interviews Jose Leitao (On Saint Cyprian, Translation, and Poetics)

Jesse Hathaway Diaz, An Afterword

 

For a collection of legends about The Book of St. Cyprian, see Jose Leitao's The Immaterial Book of St. Cyprian (Museum Library id. no. 133.4 LEI 8434).