Black Books are tomes of esoteric knowledge that are artifacts of Hermaeus Mora, along with the Oghma Infinium. In his rare dealings with mortals, he often chooses to appear as a grotesque mass of tentacles. Upon accepting the hunt for these samples of blood, the Dragonborn is contacted by Hermaeus Mora, who appears to them in the form of a Wretched Abyss , or a collection of tentacles with one large eye, if The Elder Scrolls V: Dragonborn is installed. The Oghma Infinium as seen in Oblivion. This article contains contentious statements that require additional sources for verification, or it contains a list of sources without any in-line citations. Two hundred years after the Oblivion Crisis , the tome would once again become lost.
Elliot. Age: 30.
After learning the second and third Words of Power, the Dragonborn traveled back to Apocrypha and battled with Miraak at the realm's summit.
Kaitlyn. Age: 21.
Notice : The following are unlicensed references. As with previous incarnations of this tome, it functions as a skill tome that greatly boosts the skill levels of all talents relating either to warriors, rogues, or mages. After following the path of requirement, the Hero of Kvatch was then able to summon Hermaeus Mora, and was asked to bring one soul of each of the sentient races of Tamriel, so that his followers are able to perform a divination.