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640 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, dark blue cloth, [xxviii] + 640 pages, no index but the table of contents is micro-detailed. ; Originally published 1880. This is a beautiful high-quality facsimile reprint, 1971. ; Focuses on early superstitions mainly in the British Isles and parts of Europe, their antiquity, their influence on literature, etc. ; Complete subtitle: 'Rise and Progress of Superstition, Laws Against and Trials of Witches, Ancient and Modern Delusions, Together with Strange Customs, Fables, and Tales Relating to Mythology, Days and Weeks, Miracles, Poets and Superstition, Monarchs, Priests, and Philosophers, Druids, Demonology, Magic and Astrology, Divination, Signs, Omens, and Warnings, Amulets and Charms, Trials by Ordeal, Curses and Evil Wishes, Dreams and Visions, Superstition in the Nineteenth Century.' ; No defects. No jacket, as issued.
Title: Mysteries of all Nations, the : Rise and Progress of Superstition, Laws Against and Trials of Witches, Ancient and Modern Delusions, Together with Strange Customs, Fables, and Tales
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit,
Publisher: Gale Research Company: 1971
Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket
Item: 1.00 lbs
Seller ID: 20320