Folk beliefs, superstitions, etc. (General)

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The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession

The Power of Gold

The History of an Obsession

Wiley (2005)
US$34.20

Incorporating myth, history and contemporary investigation, Bernstein tells the story of how human...

Out Of The Ordinary: Folklore and the Supernatural

Out Of The Ordinary

Folklore and the Supernatural

Utah State University Press (1995)
US$19.95

This contributed volume explores the functions of belief and supernatural experience within an array...

A to Z World Superstitions & Folklore: 175 Countries - Spirit Worship, Curses, Mystical Characters, Folk Tales, Burial and the Dead, Animals, Food, Marriage, Good Luck, and More

A to Z World Superstitions & Folklore

175 Countries - Spirit Worship, Curses, Mystical Characters, Folk Tales, Burial and the Dead, Animals, Food, Marriage, Good Luck, and More

World Trade Press (2008)
US$38.00

A to Z World Superstitions & Folklore is an encyclopedia featuring myths, legends and irrational...

Curiosities of Superstition: And Sketches of Some Unrevealed Religions

Curiosities of Superstition

And Sketches of Some Unrevealed Religions

The Floating Press (2012)
US$4.34

Interested in learning more about the religious rites, beliefs and practices of different cultures...

Enchanted Europe: Superstition, Reason, and Religion 1250-1750

Enchanted Europe

Superstition, Reason, and Religion 1250-1750

OUP Oxford (2010)
US$35.99

Enchanted Europe offers the first comprehensive account of Europe's long, complex relationship with...

In the Company of Demons: Unnatural Beings, Love, and Identity in the Italian Renaissance

In the Company of Demons

Unnatural Beings, Love, and Identity in the Italian Renaissance

University of Chicago Press (2008)
US$27.50

Who are the familiar spirits of classical culture and what is their relationship to Christian...

Encyclopedia of Fairies in World Folklore and Mythology
McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers (2013)
US$75.00

Fairies have been revered and feared, sometimes simultaneously, throughout recorded history. This...

Death Lore: Texas Rituals, Superstitions, and Legends of the Hereafter

Death Lore

Texas Rituals, Superstitions, and Legends of the Hereafter

University of North Texas Press (2010)
US$29.56

Examines the lore of death and whatever happens afterward. This work looks at places where people...

El libro de las supersticiones
De Vecchi Ediciones (1753)
US$3.98

Para el hombre del siglo xxi, la superstición sigue ocupando un espacio importante en su tiempo, y...