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Here is another quotation: — Beobach 21:23, 4 December 2010 (UTC)

  • ca 1878, "Magic", by E. Rehatsek, published as Article XIV in the Journal of the Bombay Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society, No. XXXVI, volume XIV, on page 199:
    But as to the sorcerers, they are believed to obtain the services of devils by offerings, by sinful acts, and by transgressions, [...] namely, to neglect prayers and fasting, to hold bloodshed, the committing of incestuous marriages, and similar wicked acts to be licit.