"As at the waving of a magician’s wand, uprose a grisly phantom"
A holy man tormented by demons (1657)
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeA holy man tormented by demons (1657) - Credit: Ambroise Frédeau

This reference allies Chillingworth with Simon Forman, his former associate, who was declared a dangerous magician by the College of Physicians. His writings record that he learned to call up demons from the netherworld and knew the secret names that would give him power over them. These activities led to him being imprisoned for necromancy more than once.

Wizard conjuring up demonic beings (1790-5)
Public DomainWizard conjuring up demonic beings (1790-5) - Credit: Benigne Gagneraux