1773 Prayer book, by Adam Hermenegild
dimensions: ~6.25in X 4.25in (16cm x 10.5cm)
A rare late 18th-century German devotional prayer book by Adam Hermenegild. This book covers the rules for moral living, devotional exercises, prayers, and protection against evil spirits and magic. Hermenegild, a German priest, instructs the steps of exorcism on Witches (both human and animal) and the use of Holy Water. Exorcism instructions are also given to combat evil spirits within the Church.