Discover the beguiling history of witchcraft, magic, and superstition through the centuries in this stunningly illustrated title. A History of Magic, Witchcraft and the Occult charts the extraordinary narrative of one of the most interesting and often controversial subjects in the world, covering everything from ancient animal worship and shamanism, through alchemy and divination to modern Wicca and the resurgence of the occult in 21st-century literature, cinema, and television. Providing readers with a comprehensive, balanced, and unbiased account of everything from Japanese folklore and Indian witchcraft to the differences between black and white magic, and dispelling myths such as those surrounding the voodoo doll and Ouija, the book explores the common human fear of, and fascination with spells, superstition, and the supernatural. The perfect introduction to magic and the occult, it explores forms of divination from astrology and palmistry to the Tarot and runestones, mystical plants and potions such as mandrake, the presence of witchcraft in literature from Shakespeare's Macbeth to the Harry Potter series, and the ways in which magic has interacted with religion. Product Information: ISBN: 9780241386118 Author: DK Publisher: DK Format: Hardback Pages: 320 Dimensions: 21.9 x 26.1 x 2.9cm
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Worship yourself the witchy way—learn how to nourish your body and spirit with herbal remedies, spells, and rituals inspired by witchcraft in this unique, enchanted guide to self-care! Self-care is a necessity for any modern woman, and this book helps you prioritize #1 with a little help from the magic of witchcraft. The Witch’s Book of Self-Care has advice for pampering your body, mind, and spirit with spells, meditations, mantras, and powerful activities to help you to keep healthy, soothe stress, relinquish sadness, channel joy, and embrace your strength. Product Information: ISBN: 9781507211236 Author: Arin Murphy-Hiscock Publisher: Simon & Schuster Format: Paperback Pages: 224 Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 1.5cm
Details:For more than 20 centuries, words within a sacred text have mystified, confused and been misunderstood by almost all who read them. Very few people through history have realised that the words are a riddle, and that once you solve the riddle, a new world will appear before your eyes.In 'The Magic' a great mystery is revealed, and with this knowledge Rhonda Byrne takes the reader on a life-changing journey for 28 days. Step by step, day-by-day, secret teachings, revelations, and scientific law are brought together to form 28 simple practices that open the reader's eyes to a new world, and lead them to a dream life.Ideal for:The Magic will help to change your life for the better, by making you into a positive and grateful person.This paperback book has 254 pages and measures: 21 x 13.5 x 2cm.
Discover the power of natural magic and healing through herbs, flowers, and essential oils in this new guide to green witchcraft. At her core, the green witch is a naturalist, an herbalist, a wise woman, and a healer. She embraces the power of nature; she draws energy from the Earth and the Universe; she relies on natural objects like stones and gems to commune with the land she lives off of; she uses plants, flowers, oils, and herbs for healing; she calls on nature for guidance; and she respects every living being no matter how small. Product Information: ISBN: 9781721400119 Author: Arin Murphy-Hiscock Publisher: Simon & Schuster Format: Paperback Pages: 256 Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 1.5cm