King Solomon is a prominent biblical figure, a great and wise ruler who build the Temple of Solomon. In magical legend, which is told in the 3rd century manuscript the Testament of Solomon, he bound demons to him and forced them to build his temple and do his bidding.
Many grimoires follow in this tradition, claiming to describe the demons he summoned, and the rituals he used to control them.
The book Paradise Lost mentions this person.
The grimoire Verus Jesuitarum Libellus mentions this person.
The book The Bible tells the story of this person.
The grimoire Testament of Solomon tells the story of this person.
King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba, Edward Poynter (1890)source: en.wikipedia.org
Timeline of related events
1536Publication of De praestigiis daemonum (is in the tradition of this person)
1572Publication of the Key of Solomon (is in the tradition of this person)