De praestigiis daemonum, translated as On the Tricks of Demons, is a book by medical doctor Johann Weyer, also known as Wier, first published in Basel in 1563. The book argues that witchcraft does not exist and that those who claim to practice it are suffering from delusions, which should be treated as mental illnesses, rather than punished as witchcraft. It was influential in the abolishment of witchcraft trials in the Netherlands.

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  • De praestigiis daemonum, translated as On the Tricks of Demons, is a book by medical doctor Johann Weyer, also known as Wier, first published in Basel in 1563. The book argues that witchcraft does not exist and that those who claim to practice it are suffering from delusions, which should be treated as mental illnesses, rather than punished as witchcraft. It was influential in the abolishment of witchcraft trials in the Netherlands. (en)
  • De praestigiis daemonum es un texto de demonología, de Johann Weyer, también conocido como Wierus, publicado en Basilea en 1563.​​ (es)
  • De praestigiis daemonum, traduit par On the Tricks of Demons est un livre du docteur Jean Wier, publié pour la première fois à Bâle en 1563. Le livre soutient que la sorcellerie n'existe pas et que ceux qui prétendent la pratiquer souffrent de délires, qui devraient être traités comme des maladies mentales, plutôt que punis comme de la sorcellerie. Il a eu une influence sur l'abolition des procès de sorcellerie aux Pays-Bas. (fr)
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  • De praestigiis daemonum, translated as On the Tricks of Demons, is a book by medical doctor Johann Weyer, also known as Wier, first published in Basel in 1563. The book argues that witchcraft does not exist and that those who claim to practice it are suffering from delusions, which should be treated as mental illnesses, rather than punished as witchcraft. It was influential in the abolishment of witchcraft trials in the Netherlands. (en)
  • De praestigiis daemonum es un texto de demonología, de Johann Weyer, también conocido como Wierus, publicado en Basilea en 1563.​​ (es)
  • De praestigiis daemonum, traduit par On the Tricks of Demons est un livre du docteur Jean Wier, publié pour la première fois à Bâle en 1563. Le livre soutient que la sorcellerie n'existe pas et que ceux qui prétendent la pratiquer souffrent de délires, qui devraient être traités comme des maladies mentales, plutôt que punis comme de la sorcellerie. Il a eu une influence sur l'abolition des procès de sorcellerie aux Pays-Bas. (fr)
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  • De praestigiis daemonum (en)
  • De praestigiis daemonum (es)
  • De praestigiis daemonum (fr)
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