WITCH, WARLOCK, AND MAGICIAN - HISTORICAL SKETCHES OF MAGIC AND WITCHCRAFT IN ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND rticularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork...
WITCH, WARLOCK, AND MAGICIAN HISTORICAL SKETCHES OF MAGIC AND WITCHCRAFT IN ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND . Davenport Adams (1828–91) established a reputation for himself as a popular science writer, translator and lexicographer. He also wrote several children's books. In this 1889 work, Adams gives a general introduction to alchemy in Europe and traces the development of magic and alchemy in England ..
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FROM THE TREE TO THE LABYRINTH: HISTORICAL STUDIES ON THE SIGN AND INTERPRETATION knowledge is the theme of From the Tree to the Labyrinth, a major achievement by one of the world's foremost thinkers on language and interpretation. Umberto Eco begins by arguing that our familiar system of classification by genus and species derives from the Neo-Platonist idea of a "tree of knowl..
THE NEIGHBORHOOD OF DUBLIN: ITS TOPOGRAPHY, ANTIQUITIES AND HISTORICAL ASSOCIATIONS scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of t..
MEETING JESUS AGAIN FOR THE FIRST TIME: THE HISTORICAL JESUS AND THE HEART OF CONTEMPORARY FAITH e historical Jesus, none has explored what the latest biblical scholarship means for personal faith. Now, in Meeting Jesus Again for the First Time, Marcus Borg addresses the yearnings of those who want a fully contemporary faith that welcomes rather than oppresses our critical intelligence and open..
THE DEVIL'S WALTZ (SUPER HISTORICAL ROMANCE) you hold hands with temptation... Christian Montcalm was a practical man, if a destitute scoundrel, but his plan to bed and wed the delectable Miss Hetty Chipple would take care of that sticky wicket. However, there was a most intriguing obstacle to his success. Annelise Kempton desired nothing mor..
NADA A HISTORICAL THRILLER free herself from the manacles of fascism and the bigotry of faith.
Nada CoverSardinia, 1934. On her eighteenth birthday Eleanor Cardinale is relishing the warm embrace of local festivals, red wine, and her first lover. Her passion is set against the backdrop of the island’s crystal seas, mount..
HISTORIANS' FALLACIES: TOWARD A LOGIC OF HISTORICAL THOUGHT ett Fischer sits down to play, one will stay to cheer. His book must be read three times: the first in anger, the srcond in laughter, the third in respect....The wisdom is expressed with a certin ruthlessness. Scarcly a major historian escapes unscathed. Ten thousand members of the AmericanHistorica..
HOMESPUN BRIDE (THE MCKASLIN CLAN HISTORICAL #2) na Territory in 1883 was a dangerous place --- especially for a blind woman struggling to make her way through an early winter snowstorm. Undaunted, Noelle Kramer fought to remain independent. But then a runaway horse nearly plunged her into a rushing, ice-choked river, before a stranger's strong, s..