Magical Books

Illustration in black and red ink showing the Seal of Approbata - a six-pointed star surrounded by alchemical and magical symbols. From Cyprianus, 18th century. Cyprianus is also known as the Black Book, and is the textbook of the Black School at Wittenburg, the book from which a witch or sorceror gets his spells. The Black School at Wittenburg was purportedly a place in Germany where one went to learn the black arts. Archives & Manuscripts Keywords: Occult; Star; Talismans; Demon; Alchemy; Magic; Demonology; M L Cyprianus
Illustration in black and red ink showing the Seal of Approbata – a six-pointed star surrounded by alchemical and magical symbols. From Cyprianus, 18th century. Cyprianus is also known as the Black Book, and is the textbook of the Black School at Wittenburg, the book from which a witch or sorceror gets his spells. The Black School at Wittenburg was purportedly a place in Germany where one went to learn the black arts. Archives & Manuscripts Keywords: Occult; Star; Talismans; Demon; Alchemy; Magic; Demonology; M L Cyprianus
Ink & Quill
Author Thomas Knauss
Series Dragonwing Games/Bastion Press
Publisher DWBP
Publish date 2002
Pages 65
ISBN none
OGL Section 15 i-q
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Unlike its counterparts, magical books do not bestow bonuses to ability scores, AC, attack rolls, saving throws and skill checks. Instead, they benefit their readers with many unique and unusual abilities not acquired through magical librams, manuals and tomes. The majority of magical written works are magical books.