Paimon as depicted in Collin de Plancy’s Dictionnaire Infernal, 1863 edition. Asmodeus as depicted in Collin de Plancy’s Dictionnaire Infernal. Purson’s image in Mathers‘ The Demon King Camio 01 PDF corresponds to Pruflas‘ illustration from the Dictionnaire Infernal.
Författare: Michel Decomain.
Ein Jahr bleibt noch, bis der mächtige Dämonenkönig Belial seinen Kriegszug gegen den Himmel beginnt und damit das Ende der Menschheit heraufbeschwört. Und diesmal scheint auch sein kleiner Bruder, der quirlige Dämonenlord Camio, keinen Aufschub mehr erkämpfen zu können. Doch die Aussicht, selbst Dämonenkönig werden zu können, stachelt Camios Ehrgeiz neu an. Zu dumm nur, dass dank seiner Rettungsbemühungen dabei mehr zu Bruch geht, als letztendlich vor der Zerstörung bewahrt wird …
The Seal of Belial according to the Ars Goetia. He is also the first demon listed in Wierus‘ Pseudomonarchia daemonum. According to Wierus, Bael is first king of Hell with estates in the east. He has three heads: a toad, a man, and a cat. Kings of Hell, more obedient to Lucifer than other kings are, and has two hundred legions of demons under his rule.
He has a great voice and roars as soon as he comes, speaking in this manner for a while, until the conjurer compels him and then he answers clearly the questions he is asked. Paimon is depicted as a man with an effeminate face, wearing a precious crown, and riding a dromedary. Before him often goes a host demons with the shape of men, playing trumpets, cymbals, and any other sort of musical instrument. Hell, who has eighty-five legions of demons under his command. He rides a war horse, and all kind of music is heard before him, according to most authors on demonology and the most known grimoires.
If he does not obey, the conjurer must rehearse all threats the conjurations said. Then, Beleth will obey and do all that he is commanded, but the conjurer must be respectful and pay homage unto Beleth due to his rank, and hold a silver ring in the middle finger of the left hand against his face, as it is the use of hellish kings and princes before Amaymon. Beleth gives all the love of men and women he is commanded until the conjurer is satisfied. Great King of Hell, being served and obeyed by twenty-two legions of demons.