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Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse[]

Item Data: Magic Books in Dracula's Curse
Image Name - Game
  Type - Users
Description
Attributes / Consume Statistics / Sell Found Notes
Flames Icon Flames (jpn) [alt] - Dracula's Curse
  Warakiya War Items - Sypha
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The flames are very powerful as they annihilate everything in its path. Consume: 1 Heart
Find: Candle
Drop: Any enemy
Frozen Crystals Icon Frozen Crystals (Cold) [alt] - Dracula's Curse
  Warakiya War Items - Sypha
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This item lets you shoot frozen crystals in all directions to freeze your enemies for an instant. While your enemies are quick-frozen, climb on top of them and destroy them with a blow from the staff. Consume: 1 Heart
Find: Candle
Drop: Any enemy
Lightning Bolt Icon Goodness Gracious Great Bolts of Lightning (Lightning Bolt) [alt] - Dracula's Curse
  Warakiya War Items - Sypha
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The lightning bolt shoots zapping balls in three directions. Consume: 1 Heart
Find: Candle
Drop: Any enemy

Castlevania: Bloodlines[]

Item Data: Magic Book in Bloodlines
Image Name - Game
  Type - Users
Description
Attributes / Consume Statistics / Sell Found Notes
Spell Book Bloodlines Icon Spell Book (Mystery Book) - Bloodlines
  Item - John Morris, Eric Lecarde
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Either a help or a hindrance, only the Spirits know for sure. Effect: Third Coat-of-Arms or Jewels +20

Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance[]

Item Data: Magic Books in Harmony of Dissonance
Image Name - Game
  Type - Users
Description
Attributes / Consume Statistics / Sell Found Notes
Fire Book Icon Fire Book - Harmony of Dissonance
  Magic - Juste Belmont
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When combined with a subweapon, user can cast many fire spells. Attrib: Fire
Consume: MP
Find: Marble Corridor (Castle A)
Effect: Gives the ability to cast various Fire spells via subweapon/magic combo.
Ice Book Icon Ice Book - Harmony of Dissonance
  Magic - Juste Belmont
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When combined with a subweapon, user can cast many ice spells. Attrib: Ice
Consume: MP
Find: Marble Corridor (Castle A)
Effect: Gives the ability to cast various Ice spells via subweapon/magic combo.
Bolt Book Icon Bolt Book - Harmony of Dissonance
  Magic - Juste Belmont
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When combined with a subweapon, user may cast many lightning spells. Attrib: Thunder
Consume: MP
Find: Clock Tower (Castle A)
Effect: Gives the ability to cast various Thunder spells via subweapon/magic combo.
Wind Book Icon Wind Book - Harmony of Dissonance
  Magic - Juste Belmont
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When combined with a subweapon, user can cast many wind spells. Attrib: Wind
Consume: MP
Find: Castle Top Floor (Castle B)
Effect: Gives the ability to cast various Wind spells via subweapon/magic combo.
Summoning Tome Icon Summoning Tome - Harmony of Dissonance
  Magic
(Summoning)
 - Juste Belmont
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When combined with a subweapon, user can summon many monsters. Consume: MP
Find: Skeleton Cave (Castle B)
Effect: Gives the ability to summon various monsters via subweapon/magic combo.

Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin[]

Item Data: Magic Books in Portrait of Ruin
Image Name - Game
  Type - Users
Description
Attributes / Consume Statistics / Sell Found Notes
Encyclopedia Icon Encyclopedia (jpn) - Portrait of Ruin
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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One of Charlotte's favorite books. Attrib: Slash, Holy
ATK +3
Sell: (cannot be sold)
Find: (starts with)
Blank Book Icon Blank Book (Book of Blank Paper) - Portrait of Ruin
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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A book so frightening the words ran away, leaving it blank. Attrib: Slash
ATK +10
Sell: $200
Buy: $800
Find: Entrance (Vincent's shop)
Tristan&Isolde Icon Tristan&Isolde (jpn) - Portrait of Ruin
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The love story of a noble knight. Attrib: Ice
ATK +28
Sell: $2,500
Find: Forest of Doom
Tristan&Isolde Icon Don Quixote (jpn) - Portrait of Ruin
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The story of a man who thought himself a gallant knight. Attrib: Fire
ATK +18
Sell: $500
Find: Great Stairway
Book of Death Icon Book of Death (Book of the Dead) - Portrait of Ruin
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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A papyrus tome entombed with the dead. Attrib: Dark
ATK +44
Sell: $6,000
Find: Forgotten City
Tome of Arms Icon Tome of Arms 1 (Weapons Dictionary 1) - Portrait of Ruin
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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An encyclopedia of weaponry. (Volume 1 of 3) Attrib: Slash
ATK +8
Sell: $250
Find: Entrance
Tome of Arms Icon Tome of Arms 2 (Weapons Dictionary 2) - Portrait of Ruin
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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An encyclopedia of weaponry. (Volume 2 of 3) Attrib: Slash
ATK +50
Sell: $1,250
Find: Great Stairway
Tome of Arms Icon Tome of Arms 3 (Weapons Dictionary 3) - Portrait of Ruin
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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An encyclopedia of weaponry. (Volume 3 of 3) Attrib: Slash
ATK +80
Sell: $10,000
Find: Burnt Paradise
Tome of Arms X Icon Tome of Arms X (Extended Weapons Dictionary) - Portrait of Ruin
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The secret lost volume, banned for its destructive secrets. Attrib: Holy
ATK +70
Sell: (cannot be sold)
Find: Entrance (reward from Wind)
Conditions: Complete "The Lost Page" quest.

Castlevania Judgment[]

Item Data: Magic Books in Judgment
Image Name - Game
  Type - Users
Description
Attributes / Consume Statistics / Sell Found Notes
Sypha's Neutral Combo Attack 2 - Judgment
  Move (Normal Combo Attack - Neutral) - Sypha
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(a Magic Book throw attack) Sequence: (After Sypha's Neutral Attack and Sypha's Neutral Combo Attack 1) Normal Attack
Sypha's Directional Combo Attack - Judgment
  Move (Normal Combo Attack - Directional) - Sypha
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(a Magic Book throw attack) Sequence: (After Sypha's Directional Attack) Normal Attack
Sypha's Jumping Attack - Judgment
  Move (Normal Attack - Jumping) - Sypha
[edit]
(a Magic Book throw attack) Sequence: Jump, Normal Attack

Castlevania: The Arcade[]

Item Data: The Arcade Magic Book
Image Name - Game
  Type - Users
Description
Attributes / Consume Statistics / Sell Found Notes
Magic Book - Arcade
  Main Weapon - Little Witch
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Castlevania: Harmony of Despair[]

Item Data: Magic Books in Harmony of Despair
Image Name - Game
  Type - Users
Description
Attributes / Consume Statistics / Sell Found Notes
Tome of Arms Icon Book of Binding (Book of Seals) - Harmony of Despair
  Tome - Charlotte
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Book that gains strength as it captures new spells. Attrib: Slash, Pierce
ATK +3
Sell: (cannot be sold)
Find: Start with
Evolve: ATK +64

Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls[]

Item Data: Magic Books in Grimoire of Souls
Image Name - Game
  Type - Users
Description
Attributes / Consume Statistics / Sell Found Notes
GoS Book Book (jpn) - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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An introduction to witchcraft. A note on the front page reads "Never lose your adventurous spirit!"
Japan A book containing basic magic. Inside the front cover is written in handwriting, "Don't forget your original intention."
Attrib: Atropos
ATK +157
Rarity: ★
Find: Starts with (original game)
Reward: Dracula's Castle 3-1
Special: Broom Attack
GoS Blank Book Blank Book - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The ink appears to have run from its pages. The mysteries it once contained are forever lost. Rarity: ★★
Summon: 300 Gems (any book)
Notes: Unreleased in original game
GoS Encyclopedia Encyclopedia - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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An amalgamated compendium of knowledge. Charlotte keeps it regularly updated. Rarity: ★★
Summon: 300 Gems (any book)
Notes: Unreleased in original game
GoS Sword & Sorcery I Sword & Sorcery I - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The first volume in a series exploring the military uses of magic. Details beginner spells. Attrib: Clotho
ATK +169/2156, CRIT +0/804 (Initial/Max upgrades)
Rarity: ★★
Summon: 300 Gems (any book)
Special: Guardian Blade
GoS Flower Diary Flower Diary - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The lost diary of a young lady. Advanced magical theory mixes seamlessly with youthful ponderings. Attrib: Lachesis
ATK +168/2143, CRIT +0/804 (Initial/Max upgrades)
Rarity: ★★
Find: Starts with (original game)
Reward: Dracula's Castle 3-1
Summon: 300 Gems (any book)
Special: 100 Swords
GoS Black Notebook Black Notebook - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Contains the labored scribblings of a magician lost in research. Rarity: ★★
Summon: 300 Gems (any book)
Notes: Unreleased in original game
GoS Sword & Sorcery II Sword & Sorcery II - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The second volume in a series exploring the military uses of magic. Details intermediate spells. Attrib: Fire, Atropos
ATK +175, Fire +150
Rarity: ★★★
Special: Fire Weapon I
GoS Tristan and Iseult Tristan and Iseult - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The tragic story of an adulterous love between a Cornish knight and an Irish princess. Attrib: Ice, Lachesis
ATK +175, Ice +150
Rarity: ★★★
Special: Ice Weapon I
GoS Don Quixote Don Quixote - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Follows a Spanish noble as he attempts to revive chivalry and bring justice to the world. Attrib: Fire, Clotho
ATK +173, Lightning +150
Rarity: ★★★
Special: Fire Bloom I
GoS Legend of Arthur Legend of Arthur - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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A collection of Merlin's thoughts on the future king of Britain and the Knights of the Round Table. Attrib: Holy, Lachesis
ATK +174, Holy +150
Rarity: ★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (3★), 300 Gems (A City of Fog)
Special: Rapid Flash I
GoS Gikeiki Gikeiki - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Details the stormy legends of the military commander Minamoto no Yoshitsune and his followers. Attrib: Thunder, Clotho
ATK +172, Thunder +150
Rarity: ★★★
Reward: Dracula's Castle 3-1
Summon: Precious Gem (3★), 300 Gems (Dracula's Castle)
Special: Thunder Bloom I
GoS The Blue Bird The Blue Bird - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Follows the travels of a brother and sister in their search for The Blue Bird of Happiness. Attrib: Thunder, Atropos
ATK +175, Lightning +150
Rarity: ★★★
Special: Harpy Wing I
GoS The Snow Queen The Snow Queen - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The trials of a young girl attempting to save her childhood friend from the grips of an evil queen. Attrib: Ice, Clotho
ATK +175, Ice +150
Rarity: ★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (3★), 300 Gems (Ash Banquet)
Special: Hailstorm I
GoS The Book of Healing The Book of Healing - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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A story of the power of love overcoming an incurable disease. Attrib: Holy, Lachesis
ATK +174, Holy +150
Rarity: ★★★
Special: Area Heal I
GoS The Raven The Raven - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The story of a raven with an ominous cry. Anyone who listens goes mad with darkness. Attrib: Dark, Atropos
ATK +176, Dark +150
Rarity: ★★★
Special: Raven Wing I
GoS Sword & Sorcery III Sword & Sorcery III - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The third volume in a series exploring the military uses of magic. Details advanced spells. Attrib: Ice, Lachesis
ATK +185, Ice +225
Rarity: ★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (4★)
Special: Ice Weapon I
GoS Mutus Liber Mutus Liber - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The musings of a famed alchemist in pursuit of the legendary Philosopher's Stone. Attrib: Holy, Lachesis
ATK +187, Holy +225
Rarity: ★★★★
Special: Divine Storm I
GoS Death's Notebook Death's Notebook - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Details the deaths of various figures throughout the ages. Alucard finds the handwriting oddly familiar. Attrib: Dark, Clotho
ATK +186, Dark +225
Rarity: ★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (3★/4★), 300 Gems (Ash Banquet)
Special: Raven Wing I
GoS The Four Elements Water The Four Elements: Water - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Compendium of alchemical knowledge on one of the four key elements. Rarity: ★★★★
Special: Northern Wing I
Notes: Unreleased in original game
GoS The Four Elements Fire The Four Elements: Fire - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Compendium of alchemical knowledge on one of the four key elements. Attrib: Fire, Clotho
ATK +185, Fire +225
Rarity: ★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (3★/4★), 300 Gems (That Which Writhes)
Special: Rapid Fire I
GoS Senji Ryakketsu Senji Ryakketsu - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Written by the legendary Abe no Seimei. Details the esoteric practices of onmyoudo. Attrib: Lightning, Clotho
ATK +183, Lightning +225
Rarity: ★★★★
Special: Rapid Thunder I
GoS Lost Chronicles Lost Chronicles - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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History may be decided by the victor, but a single book can light the way to the truth. Attrib: Dark, Atropos
ATK +183, Dark +225
Rarity: ★★★★
Special: Dark Bloom I
GoS Frankenstein Frankenstein - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The chronicles of a mad scientist trying to come to terms with the monstrosity he created. Attrib: Thunder, Atropos
ATK +183, Lightning +225
Rarity: ★★★★
Special: Thunder Weapon I
GoS Sword & Sorcery X Sword & Sorcery X - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The final volume in a series exploring the military uses of magic. Details forbidden spells. Attrib: Holy, Atropos
ATK +195, Holy +300
Rarity: ★★★★★
Buy: 50,000 Astral Atraments
Special: Holy Weapon II
GoS Necronomicon Necronomicon - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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An incomplete copy of a grimoire created by a mad poet. It contains magic for summoning powerful evil beings and can easily drive any regular person insane. Attrib: Dark, Atropos
ATK +195, Dark +300
Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (5★)
Special: Rapid Obsidian II
GoS Codex Regius Codex Regius - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Contains a series of Old Norse poems written on 45 vellum pages, detailing the adventures of Norse heroes. Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (5★)
Notes: Unreleased in original game
GoS Tesla's Notebook Tesla's Notebook - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." Attrib: Thunder, Clotho
ATK +196, Lightning +300
Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (3★/4★/5★), 300 Gems (That Which Writhes)
Special: Thunder Storm II
GoS Enochian Tome Enochian Tome - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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A compendium of knowledge brought to humanity by the angel Raziel. Attrib: Holy, Lachesis
ATK +195, Holy +300
Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (3★/4★/5★), 300 Gems (A City of Fog)
Special: Area Heal II
The Book of Abramelin - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
[edit]
Details the methods for communion with one's guardian angel. Employs the 12 Kings and Dukes of hell as familiars. Attrib: Fire, Lachesis
ATK +196, Fire +1125
Buy: 100,000 Soul Fragments
Special: Phoenix Wing II
GoS Chronicles of Claudius Chronicles of Claudius - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
[edit]
Details the lost records of the Roman Empire, written by the historian Tacitus. Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (3★/4★/5★), 300 Gems (Ash Banquet)
Notes: Unreleased in original game
GoS Galdrabok Galdrabok - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
[edit]
An Icelandic grimoire containing a collection of 47 runic spells, both protective and destructive. Attrib: Ice, Clotho
ATK +196, Ice +300
Rarity: ★★★★★
Buy: 25,000 Elgos Coins
Special: Hailstorm II
GoS Secret Verses Secret Verses - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The compilation of Charlotte's research into the mystic arts. Only she is aware of its existence. Attrib: Dark, Atropos
ATK +196, Dark +300
Rarity: ★★★★★
Buy: 50,000 Astral Atraments
Special: Paint It Black
GoS Book of Nemesis Book of Nemesis - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Contains information on technologies far beyond the current capabilities of man. Is that a starship?! Attrib: Ice, Atropos
ATK +197, Ice +300
Rarity: ★★★★★
Buy: 3,000 Bounty Coin; 25,000 Elgos Coins
Special: Ripple Laser
GoS The Key of Solomon The Key of Solomon - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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A compendium of all magical knowledge. Details the methods for summoning and constraining 72 demons. Attrib: Dark, Atropos
ATK +196, Dark +300
Rarity: ★★★★★
Buy: 25,000 Halloween Coins
Special: Deadly Storm II
GoS Blessed Book Blessed Book - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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A book blessed by an archangel. Said to grant greater experience to those who have decoded its heavenly script. Attrib: Holy, Clotho
ATK +195/5412, CRIT +0/804, Holy +300/752 (Initial/Max upgrades)
Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (4★/5★)
Special: Holy Bloom II
The Three Arts - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Contains China's highest metaphysical arts. Hidden away by an ancient Emperor who feared misuse.
Japan Continental divination book. It was sealed in the emperor's tomb as a taboo by those who feared misuse of its power.
Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (3★/4★/5★), 300 Gems (Dracula's Castle)
Book of Genesis - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
[edit]
Details the creation of the world and man's appointment as the regent of God. Buy: 25,000 Winter Coins
Special: Brilliant Wing II
1,000 and 1 Nights - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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A collection of Middle Eastern folk tales. Burns with the fires of the Arabian desert. Attrib: Fire
Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (4★/5★)
The Frozen Wonders - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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Inscribed with the secrets to controlling ice and imbued with the power of Genbu, one of the Four Sacred Beasts. Attrib: Ice
Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (4★/5★)
Sacred Healing Text - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
[edit]
An introduction to the methods of sacred healing. Largely devoted to recovery magics attained through divine powers. Attrib: Holy
Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (4★)
Les Propheties - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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A collection of prophesies made by a French seer. Details Dracula's return in 1999. Attrib: Fire
Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (5★)
Labyrinth Guidebook - Grimoire of Souls
  Weapon (Tome) - Charlotte
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The tale of a young witch and her whip-wielding friend in their journey to defeat the darkness. Attrib: Lightning
Rarity: ★★★★★
Summon: Precious Gem (5★)
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