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The Hierarchie of the Blessed Angells was a book written by English author Thomas Heywood and first published in 1635. It detailed the hierarchy of angels accepted in Christian belief at the time, including their names, orders, and offices. It also covered the story of how Lucifer and other wicked angels were cast out of heaven.
Behind the scenes
- This prop, featured in library and Headmaster's office scenes throughout the Harry Potter films, was based on an actual 1635 edition of The Hierarchie of the Blessed Angells by Thomas Heywood.