TABLE OF CONTENTS

M. J. Geller: Deconstructing Talmudic Magic
† David Pingree: From Hermes to Jabir and the Book of the Cow
Jeffrey Spier: A Revival of Antique Magical Practice in Tenth-Century Constantinople
W. F. Ryan:   Ancient Demons and Russian Fevers
Adelina Angusheva: Divination, Demons and Magic: A Hellenistic Theme from the Byzantine and Medieval Slavic Perspective
Sophie Page: Image-Magic Texts and a Platonic Cosmology at St Augustine’s, Canterbury in the Late Middle Ages
Charles Burnett: A Hermetic Programme of Astrology and Divination in mid-Twelfth-Century Aragon: the Hidden Preface in the Liber novem iudicum
Jan R. Veenstra: Venerating and Conjuring Angels: Eiximenis’s Book of the Holy Angels and the Holy Almandal. Two Case Studies
Robert Goulding: Deceiving the Senses in the Thirteenth Century:  Trickery and Illusion in the Secretum philosophorum
Nicolas Weill-Parot: Contriving Classical References for Talismanic Magic in the Middle Ages and the Early Renaissance
Paolo Lucentini and Antonella Sannino: Recommendatio astronomiae: un anonimo trattato del secolo XV in difesa dell’astrologia e della magia
Richard Kieckhefer: Did Magic Have a Renaissance?  An Historiographic Question Revisited
Dorothy Severin: Two Fifteenth-Century Spanish Literary Conjurations and their Relationship to Lucan’s Pharsalia VI