The Library

Here are the books within Sabratha's 'library', shelved around the Well of Dust:

Covenant Charter

Hermetic Library


All books are in Latin unless otherwise indicated.

Intéllego 9, Quality 3 (faded pages, -1)

Muto 5, Quality 4 (in Arabic)
Perdo 6, Quality 3 (torn pages, -2)
Aquam 9, Quality 4
Corpus 8, Quality 6 (in Arabic with illustrations, +2)
Herbam 4, Quality 3
Mentem 10, Quality 5 (well-ordered, +1)
Terram 8, Quality 6
Vim 6, Quality 4 (old, brittle pages)

Supplementary Arcana

none as yet

Library of Mundane Lore


Hermetic Law (Code of Hermes) 5, Quality 4
Iberian History (in Arabic) 3, Quality 3
Medicine (Ibn Sina's Canon on Medicine, in Arabic) 5, Quality 4
Alchemy (in Greek) 3, Quality 4
Islam Lore (the Quran, well illuminated and in Arabic) 4, Quality 3
Volume of Herodotus (in Arabic) 3, Quality 3


Hermetic Law (Peripheral Code of the Iberian Tribunal), Quality 3
Hermes Lore (Tribunals of Hermes), Quality 4

Libri Questionum

Iberian History (ruling families, in Arabic) Level 1 Minimum Quality 3

Hermetic Grimoire of Arcane Spells

As of Spring Season 1219 A.D.; new spells have link to their descriptions, and all others are taken from the Ars Magica 3rd & 4th Edition rulebooks, the Wizard's Grimoire, and the Net Grimoire [if described therein under a different name, this is listed in brackets].


The Gentle Beast (ReAn 20)


Purity of Spring Water (MuAq 3) (makes water pure)
Ward Against Faeries of the Waters (ReAq 15)


Sailor's Foretaste of the Morrow (InAu 25)
Ward Against Faeries of the Air (ReAu 15)


The Chirurgeon's Healing Touch (CrCo 20)


Bloom of the Desert Plants (ReHe 10) (causes plants to bloom)


Ward Against Heat and Flame (ReIg 25)


Mirage of Obscurity (CrIm 10)


Frosty Breath of the Spoken Lie (InMe 20)
Lay to Rest the Haunting Spirit (PeMe 15)
The Call to Slumber (ReMe 10)


Trackless Step (ReTe 10)
The Unseen Porter (ReTe 10)


Sense the Nature of Vis (InVi 15)
Watching Ward (ReVi 10)
Aegis of the Hearth (ReVi 15)

This page last modified 7/23/98.

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