De pacto expresso & tacito Magorum aum diabole [Solemn public pact. . . .Seventh, they pray the devil to strike them out of the book of life, and to inscribe them in the book of death] (from Guazzo, Compendium maleficarum)
About the collection
This is a growing collection of images from the Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library. Images are drawn from a variety of rare book collections, as well as the University Archives and other manuscript collections.