Encyclopedia of Superstitions

 
9780091252014: Encyclopedia of Superstitions

This classic and thoroughly delightful reference explores the origins of superstitions. You’ll discover the origins behind charms, spells, fairy lore and legend, folk remedies and customs of birth, marriage, and death. This collection will be a staple in your library for years and generations to come. Edwin and Mona A. Radford were a British husband and wife writing team who published prolifically from the 1940s through 1970s. They were known for their murder-mystery series of novels about the fictional Inspector Manson.

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Explains the origin and meaning of superstition, and how ancient beliefs have been adapted to modern day living. All the superstitions included in the book have been found to exist in Britain, ranging from charms and spells to folk remedies and customs of birth.

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