Healing Magic and Evil Demons. Canonical Udug-hul Incantations

Buchumschlag

Buchumschlag

Markham J. Geller – 2015

This book brings together ancient manuscripts of the large compendium of Mesopotamian exorcistic incantations known as Udug.hul (Utukku Lemnutu), directed against evil demons, ghosts, gods, and other demonic malefactors within the Mesopotamian view of the world.It allows for a more accurate appraisal of variants arising from a text tradition spread over more than two millennia and from many ancient libraries.

Titel
Healing Magic and Evil Demons. Canonical Udug-hul Incantations
Verfasser
Markham J. Geller
Verlag
De Gruyter
Datum
2015
Art
Text