This is an English translation, published in 1698,
of Israel Hibner's Mysterium Sigillorum, Herbarum and Lapidum, "The Mysteries
of Sigils, Herbs and Stones." Here is a fascinating
Article by Anna Roos
on Mysterium Sigillorum and its background.
The book includes: the Diseases of the Planets;
Herbs, Roots and Trees of the Planets and the Invention, Knowledge and Uses of Herbs.
The most interesting section is on the sigils of the seven planets. Hibner includes
unique illustrations and instructions for constructing planetary talismans
using the visible images of the planets.
A fascinating look at late traditional astrological
magic! Original is 262 pages. Facsimile version, very clean copy,
two facing pages of original per page, 8.5 x 11 inch format, comb bound,
60 lb stock cover. $40.00 includes book rate postage
within the U.S.
me for if you would like
priority or express mail within the U.S. or for postage outside the U.S.