By Keith Thomas
Read or Download Religion and the Decline of Magic: Studies in Popular Beliefs in Sixteenth and Seventeenth-Century England (Penguin History) PDF
Best folklore & mythology books
Il nano, con los angeles sua presenza viva ma ambigua, è un personaggio che esprime los angeles sintesi del conflitto tra Natura e Artificio. Allo stupor e alla maraviglia del mondo medievale e umanistico according to questo ‘artificio d’uomo’ si associavano quesiti medici e giuridici. Nei confronti del nano los angeles produzione artistica e los angeles pubblicistica scientifica rivelano inquietudine e paura del ‘diverso’ e del ‘mostro’.
First released in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
A travel of Portsmouth's again alleys and docksides, jam-packed with the lingering whispers and thoughts of generations lengthy lifeless. enterprise throughout the haunted previous and current of Portsmouth, New Hampshire should you dare. sooner than Portsmouth used to be a captivating beach neighborhood, it used to be a rough-and-tumble seaport. listen phantom footsteps within the element of Pines Burial floor and mysterious voices on the Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, haunted via the ghost of its former keeper.
This pleasant assortment makes the wealthy yet little-known Slovak folks tradition to be had for English-language readers. many of the fifty stories assembled right here from the collections of folklorist Pavol Dobsinsky are translated into English for the 1st time. The poetic features of the originals were rigorously preserved.
- The Return of the Dead: Ghosts, Ancestors, and the Transparent Veil of the Pagan Mind
- Desi Divas: Political Activism in South Asian American Cultural Performances
- Why the Chisholm Trail Forks and Other Tales of the Cattle Country
- Planet X: Nibiru...Nemesis
- Images of the Modern Vampire: The Hip and the Atavistic
- The Singing Mountaineers: Songs and Tales of the Quechua People
Additional info for Religion and the Decline of Magic: Studies in Popular Beliefs in Sixteenth and Seventeenth-Century England (Penguin History)
Religion and the Decline of Magic: Studies in Popular Beliefs in Sixteenth and Seventeenth-Century England (Penguin History) by Keith Thomas