Title page of a 1603 reprinting
|Author||James VI of Scotland|
|Language||Middle English, Scots, Irish|
|Series||3 books and a news pamphlet in one volume.|
|Genre||Occult, Religion, Philosophy, Dissertation, Socratic dialogue|
|Preceded by||Newes from Scotland (1591)|
Daemonologie—in full Daemonologie, In Forme of a Dialogue, Divided into three Books: By the High and Mighty Prince, James &c.—was written and published in 1597 by King James VI of Scotland (later also James I of England). It is a medieval philosophy that discusses the relationship between ancient necromancy and the ancient black magic that was popular during the Middle Ages. It also touches on topics such as werewolves and vampires.
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- Daemonologie, The Gutenberg Project.