Special Collections

The Special Collections

This area of the Orne Library, the famous Special Collections area, holds unique manuscripts dealing with the occult and Cthulhu Mythos. Please visit the area entitled Necronomicon for a synopses of the book.      

All these books are the original manuscript hand – written unless the entry specifies that it was published.

Occult Books

Corpus Hermeticorm
LATIN
author: unknown
c. 100A.D.

Hitherto Unknown Protozoa of Neglected, Faraway, or Unknown Lands
ENGLISH
author: Dr. Hermester Barrington
pub. 1885
Vol. 1: Protozoa of Damned Rivers, Reservoires, and Artificial Lakes of the Catskills.
Vol. 2: Fossil Protozoa of the Ediacaran Strata
Vol. 3: Protozoa Ecology of the Department of Macondo, Columbia
Vol. 4: Protozoa of Typee and Devil’s Reef
Vol. 5: Protozoa of Maple White Land, El Dorado and Roirama
Vol. 6: Protozoa of Quijotania
Vol. 7: Protozoa of the Leng Plateau

Malleus Maleficarum (“The Hammer of Witches”)
LATIN
authors: Jacob Sprenger
Heirnrich Kramertrans
pub. 1486

Der Hexenhammer
GERMAN translation of Malleus Maleficarum
pub. 1906

Such Sites
ENGLISH
author: Dr. Kyle Link Storm
written: 1228, pub. 1930

The Wonders of the Invisible World
ENGLISH
author: Cotton Mather
written 1692, pub. 1866

The Voynich Manuscript
UNREADABLE
author: unknown
c. 1500 A.D.

The Zohar
HEBREW
author: Moses de Leon
written 1280, pub. 1678