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
Need help to find new love or a better job, get a cranky boss to lighten up, release stress or simply find a parking space? Based on Wiccan philosophy, The Witch’s Journal provides practical, hands-on information for spell craft that is easy to understand and simple to use. Complete with magical introduction, this book will guide you through magical ethics, the magical properties of colour, common herbs, stones and flowers and much more. Full of charms, spells, potions, enchantments, lore and simple rituals, this is must-have book for any apprentice spell caster who wants to learn more about the world of Wiccan at their own leisurely pace. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781845433093 • Author: Selene Silverwind • Publisher: Apple Press • Format: Paperback • Pages: 144 • Dimensions: 22.2 x 16.51 x 1.8 cm
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
The definitive magic reference book for Witches, Wiccans and all devotees of the magical arts. This is the real version of the archetypal master spell book of fantasy that has a place in our collective imagination.The spell book also contains a brief history of and basic precepts of magic, plus material about the tools of Witchcraft. Today there are many books of spells for specific needs and occasions for the practising Wiccan/witch, but no comprehensive and inclusive magic reference book exists. This is the magical equivalent of a prize and inspirational cookbook: nothing is too basic to be explained and yet sophisticated tastes as well as emergency situations are catered for. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780007164653• Author: Judika Illes• Publisher: Harper Element• Format: Harper Element• Pages: 1108• Dimensions: 25.5 x 19.5 x 6cm
Before formal religion there was magic. These powers are still out there to be tapped into by us. All you need is the knowledge and know-how contained in Natural Magic. With this book, learn how to become a natural magician, using knowledge gathered over thousands of years by magicians and mystic alike. Discover how to harness plants, trees, crystals and incense along with meditation, ritual, chanting and dreams to bring about positive changes in your life and much more. With Natural Magic, you can set yourself on the path to self-discovery. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781839402746 • Author: Pamela Ball • Publisher: Arcturus • Format: Paperback • Pages: 384 • Dimensions: 23.3 x 15.3 x 3.1 cm
This lavishly illustrated compendium, written by Celtic Wiccan High Priestess Silja, covers a wide-ranging array of spells. With an easy to difficult rating system, Silja makes it simple for anyone to learn the basics and then progress to more advanced practices. She explains the history of magic and magical theory, and shares love spells and potions, seasonal rituals, vision quests and meditations. Throughout there are tips, tricks and handy advice on how to continue your magical journey. Whether you are looking to practise your craft alone or with a coven, The Green Wiccan Spell Book has everything you need to advance your magical studies. Product Information: ISBN: 9781782497851 Author: Silja Publisher: Cico Books Format: Hardback Pages: 160 Dimensions: 16 x 12.5 x 2cm
Delve into the next quantum leap to take a journey beyond the material world and into the spritual realm, where endless possibilities exist with this extraordinary, long-awaited work from Rhona Byrne! Reflecting on Rhonda's own journey, join her as she shares the most direct way out for those experiencing hardship and the path to end pain and suffering endured by so many, and shines a light on a future without anxiety or fear! From accessible practises that can be immediately put to use to profound revelations that take the reader on an incomparable journey... Discover the revelatory words of sages from around the world, past and present as this book reveals the greatest discovery a human being can ever make! Fight your way out of negativity, problems or issues and welcome yourself intno a life of permanent happiness and bliss! Product Information: ISBN: 9780008447373 Author: Rhonda Byrne Publisher: Thorsons Format: Hardback Pages: 252 Dimensions: 20.6 x 15.9 x 2.4cm
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.