The Sorcery Club

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Published: 1912
Language: English
Wordcount: 90,743 / 268 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 76.4
LoC Category: PR
Downloads: 2,551
Added to site: 2005.12.27
mnybks.net#: 3458
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Horror
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--curiously bound, and some vellum manuscripts, which, after an infinite amount of labour, he managed to translate. The books, he says, were standard histories, biographies, and scientific works on occultism--all published in Banchicheisi, the capital of Atlantis--and the manuscripts, he affirms, had been transcribed by one Coulmenes, who believed himself to be the only survivor of a tremendous submarine earthquake that had destroyed the whole of Atlantis. The manuscripts included a diary of the events leading up to the catastrophe--even to the meals! How about this?--'Sunrise on the day of Thottirnanoge in the month of Finn-ra. Breakfasted on cornsop, fish (Semona, corresponding to salmon), fruit, and much sweet milk.'"

"For God's sake, don't!" Curtis groaned. "Skip over that part. The very mention of grub makes the gnawing pain in my stomach ten times worse."

"You're different to me then!" Hamar grinned; "I love to think of it. My word, what wouldn't I give to be in Sadler's now. Roast beef--done to a

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Average Rating of 5 from 1 reviews: *****
2009.02.26
kingrax
*****

To be honest, i really felt good after reading this novel, i thought that if they can get magical powers, why cant i??
a story about three poor people, who make a pact with the Unknown for their souls and get powers. but they are all devils. a fascinating read.


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