CLAVICULA SALOMONIS HEBRAEORUM REGIS

Issued by the Hell Fire Club in a Royal Binding in Antique Style Of only twelve exquisite and talismanic copies To be sold via the website http://www.hellfireclubbooks.co.uk/home.html from March 2009 Moon in Taurus Inspired by the Song of Solomon & Ezekiels vision of the Temple Restored

********************** The Book of The Key of Solomon (Sepher Maphteah Shalomoh) Being

R.I. we are proud to present The CLAVICULA SALOMONIS HEBRAEORUM REGIS Or The Key of Solomon the King Only twelve copies have been bound by hand and talismanically inscribed with the respective Zodiacal Spirit Seal from the manuscript copy of the Hebrew ‘Key’. Each Talisman being written upon a piece of genuine virgin calf vellum 198mm x 99mm. and designated . inscribed ‘Clavicula Salomonis Hebraeorum Regis’ amidst scrolls.An exact facsimile of an original Book of Magic in Hebrew By Hermann Gollancz Goldsmid Proifessor of Hebrew.A. University College London 1903 Reprinted by the Teitan press in a limited edition And here sumptuously bound by hand ********************** Each copy of the twelve is constructed from a total of exactly 258 individual hand operations (signifying by this the sum of the Hebrew word H. legendary architect of the Temple of Solomon) from the first stages of binding to the final gilding of the book in 22 carat gold.M.

the blocks were set into an antique printing press known as an ‘Albion Press’ and using a single motion of the printing arm to make each printed impression.one of only twelve copies handbound for the Hell Fire Club. We have made individual lead blocks from the gold tools used on the leather. The Physical Manifestation Of The Key of Solomon Each of the twelve copies is fully bound in Royal Blue oasis goatskin. four Masonic squares and compasses.’ And signed by the binder with his title as Prior of the Knights of St.‘. Each Talisman is hand drawn in royal blue ink made from vegetable dyes. making this the finest presentation of Solomons Key yet envisioned. Francis.. dozens of individual operations spanning many hours of skilled work have gone into the form of the book. No images of these talismans have been made.. . The design of the vellum limitation label (which is carefully tipped into the inner page) reflects that on the front of the book and the inner covers. following this are over two hundred tooled impressions. all in deep wine-red letterpress ink. surrounded by an elegant border of leaves and scrolls. they will only be visible to the owners of each book.

in this name of H. Set into the border of this golden paradise are four squares and compasses. east and West of the Temple. reaching out into the deep of space are four irradiated stamens of ‘flowers of paradise’. These tools show some signs of age and consequaently the impressions they leave are individual to them. a sumptuous panel (or ‘outer court’ of the Temple) of scrolls.Period tools from the last quarter of the 18th century (roughly contemporary with the age of the original manuscript) have been used to decorate the work. These provide six distinct panels which each bear a royal crown in gold. all surrounded by a gilt border of parallel lines all following around the leather jointed panel. thus these twelve copies are both unique individually. To the large front board is hand gilt a total of 49 individual impressions in 22 carat gold.I. the Four Worlds of the spiritual universe and the four Rivers of Eden. deep borders of leaves and flowers of paradise. To the corners. invoked by the construction of the book itself. with their petals and leaves furled back against the scrolls. and distinct and irreplaceable as a group.M. indicating the North. leaves. Either side of the raised bands are a total of ten friezes gilt. gilt . the leather carefully worked onto five raised bands which are laced into the boards of the book. The centre bears a ‘Tree of Life’ branching out into four flowers indicating the four directions. The spine of the book is decorated after the fashion of an antique Zohar. To the book are rich woven silk headbands formed of alternate black and gold threads spun onto fine cane threads invented in historical bindings to protect the top and bottoms of the pages from the ravages of time. Genuine 22 carat gold. South. and flowers of paradise. the use of the ancient art of letterpress printing have worked together to create a veritable talisman of the wisdom and arcane science behind the Temple of Solomon and the entire Western Mystery Tradion. Upon opening the book we see a beautiful inner panel of moiré silk representing the waters of paradise.R. Double lines gilt to head and tail finish the decoration. hand tooling both gilt and reflected in blind tooling (the making of reflected impressions in leather by impressing tools without gold).A.

or the hexagram. STRENGTH. BEAUTY. finished to the corners with irradiated flowers of paradise. This TripleTau Key produces a marvellous array of 5 geometric figures (symbols of the elements as brought from Egypt by Pythagoras). TRUTH Both front and rear inner covers of the Book of the Key of Solomon bear these panels tooled in blind and gilt. To the centre of this leather panel is hand gilt in 22 carat the ancient Templar sign of the Triple-Tau surmounted by a royal crown. symbolising the . a style of binding reserved for the few. PEACE. appearing on the members jewel with the inscriptions: CLAVIS AD THESAURUM (the key to the treasure) RES IPSA PRETIOSA (the precious thing itself) NIL NISI CLAVIS DE EST (nothing is wanting but the key) SI TALIA JUNGERE POSSIS SIT TIBI SCIRE SATIS (if you can join these things together you will know enough) WISDOM.squares and compasses. Set as a jewel to the inside of this silk panel is a further panel of of leather blind tooled with a border which reflects as in a pool the gilt impressions on the cover. CONCORD. This Key forms an essential part of the inner teachings of the Holy Order of The Royal Arch of Jerusalem. The inner cover is made handsome with a full leather joint pared finely to add both luxury and durability to the book. Placed one within the other these provide a visual model of the heavens and the observed motions of the planets. The Triple-Tau is formed both by the letters of ‘Templum Hierosalymos’ (Temple of Jerusalem) and acts as a secret key to the geometry of the ancient Seal of Solomon.

with a cord and measuring rod in his hands. its talisman drawn upon finest calf vellum.doors. The blind tooling of these interior panels a response to the concept of ‘reflection’. dimly lit by streams of gold and astral fire. this great talisman of the Science of H. Beyond this darkness is the interior vision of the spirit: in this case one of the twelve zodiacal spirits. Turning this page we delve into a dark and mist-filled space. Each sheet of this beautiful inner paper handmarbled specially for this binding. forms melting in the gloom. and set your heart to all that I am showing you…and he brought me to the interior of the Temple and measured the pillar of the entrance…and he measured its length to the face of the Temple. A full facsimile of this now famous Hebrew manuscript impossible to obtain in the original edition.A. Opening the books covers we are reminded of the mystical utterances of Solomons Song: ‘. of Ezekiels vision of the Temple of Solomon restored. Within this book. where an occult communication with the divine would occur… “…and he brought me there and behold a man whose face was like burnished copper. like the sound of rushing waters was the voice of the angel who spoke to the prophet in his vision of the Temple restored. see with your eyes.M. a cube of covered cloths reserved for the High Priest himself.R.. and he said to me ‘this is the Holy of Holies’… “ Facing the interior panels is a sea of blue watered silk moiré. of the upper and lower world meeting which is inherent in the geometry of the hexagram or Seal of Solomon. and the Wisdom of King Solomon is present the legendary ‘KEY OF SOLOMON’ itself. and doors within doors.I. And the man spake unto me ‘Son of man. .your temple is like a split pomegranate’ (shir ha shirim asher li shalomoh 4:3) which the Rabbis of the esoteric tradition interpreted as referring to the rapturous experience of the Shekinah (or feminine ‘presence of God’) within the Holy of Holies in the most secret part of the Temple. and with your ears hear. incense filled. and exaltation of the High Priest. the Holy of Holies itself. laid against a sheet of pure brilliant white representing the purity of vision.

Discovered by the original editor Hermann Gollancz in his fathers library and published in two separate short works (1903 and 1914) now unobtainable. able to keep a secret. a type of magical device known from the early middle ages. that in the same manner he would guard his own soul. he will guard this book and not reveal it to any unfit person…’ BOOK ONE Preparatory Prayers and Invocations On the Composition of the Divine Seal Preparation of the Operator in this Art BOOK TWO . the present publication reproduces both of Gollancz’s scholarly works upon the manuscript as well as an able introduction by the modern esoteric scholar Stephen Skinner. the creator of the universe. A Summary of the Contents Nil Nisi Clavis de Est ‘… I beg and command any one into whose hands this compilation may fall. energetic in the pursuit of the work. Some of the material (the manuscript has been dated to the 1700’s) stems from known sources of a western nature providing an interesting insight into the ‘Hebrew’ magical tradition. Our document displays an ‘Almadel’ or complex tablet for conjuring angelic messengers.The manuscript presented here provides numerous diagrams and occult seals not found anywhere else. that he will give it to no-one unless he be of a modest disposition. as well as some material clearly influenced by the Heptameron of Pietro d’Abano. And I adjure him by the living god.

Concerning the Nine Days of Preparation Of the Blessing of the Salt On the Place for Performing the Act &the Prayer Concerning the Magical Weapons and Fumigations Concerning the Almadel or Great Seal for Invoking Angels BOOK THREE On the Seals of the Twelve Constellations The Magical Circles The Conjuration of Barkiel BOOK FOUR Book of the Images or Degrees of the Almadel Concerning the Images of the Night Conjurations of the Powers by means of the Almadel BOOK FIVE The Book of Light .

Concerning the Spirits of the Air ruling the Days Fumigations for the Conjurations of the Stars On the Pantacles and the Garments Conjuration of the Spirits Names and Seals from the Book of Rasiel BOOK SIX Book of the Seal of Beleth Conjurations of Beleth Concerning the Nine Talismans Revealed to Solomon Angels of the Twelve Stations and their Conjurations The Seven Planets and their Human Forms BOOK SEVEN Book of the 28 Houses of the Moon Book of the Magical Operation of Simon Magus (this operation has been learnt from a certain Demon who placed herself at my service) .

Attended by Numerous Diagrams pages of Talismans and Magical Seals A recipe for love by the Master Adriano Recipe for seeing a Spirit in a Mirror To escape from a Prison in a Magical Craft On going through the Air in a Cloud Seal of the Terrestrial Spirits On binding and Subduing the Spirits Demonstration of the Magic Circle On Keeping a Spirit Enclosed in a Ring On Seeing Spirits and Conversing with these On becoming Invisible to Enemies On Obtaining an Answer from the Spirits The Operation of BARAKON A Lengthy and Barbarous Conjuration of the Spirit to appear in a human form and give answer to all that the operator desires. Operation to discover theft .Summary of Appendices and a Collection of Magic Secrets.

Manuscriptial Appendix Concluding the Manuscript is an appendix of occult operations containing amongst items of great interest: The Magical Square of Pagtatron Tradition from Rabbi Shalom To Have a King or a Ruler do your Will The Mystic Alphabet or Characters of the Angels And the 360 Forms of The Creator Of The Universe ********************** Please contact us in the first instance if you wish to order a copy ********************** PRICING INFO Individual copies are priced at £351 . 00 UK .

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