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A Guide to the Salem Witchcraft Hysteria of 1692

By: Brown, David C.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: David C. Brown: 1988

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2261937

ISBN: 0961341505

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Surface tear and faint stain on front wrapper, page ridges lightly foxed. 1988 Trade Paperback. x, 132 pp. The following work has been written to afford those visiting the Salem environs a means of acquainting themselves with the physical remains of the outbreak of witchcraft in Essex County in 1692. It is not intended to shed fundamentally new light of the events of that year; rather, it should serve to sketch the history of the era and integrate that history with a list of the sites still extant today. View more info

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Candle Magic: A Coveted Collection of Spells, Rituals & Magical Paradigms

By: Cooper. Phillip

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Samuel Weiser, Inc.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2261003

ISBN: 1578631211

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A nice copy. 2000 Trade Paperback. xi, 163 pp. This book has everything you need to begin your exploration into the fascinating world of flame and wax. Using Cooper's techniques for training your mind and working with the energy of candles, you can change your life and help others. View more info

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The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion (One-Volume Abridged Edition)

By: Frazer, Sir James George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1940

Seller ID: 2287366

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Ink name on front endpaper. 1940 Hard Cover. xiv, 752 pp. Gilt titles on spine. One-volume abridged edition. The Golden Bough: A Study in Comparative Religion (retitled The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion in its second edition) is a wide-ranging, comparative study of mythology and religion, written by the Scottish anthropologist Sir James George Frazer. The Golden Bough was first published in two volumes in 1890; in three volumes in 1900; and in twelve volumes in the third edition, published 1906–15. It has also been published in several different one-volume abridgment... View more info

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Dead in the Family (A Sookie Stackhouse Novel, Book 10)

By: Harris, Charlaine

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ace Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284476

ISBN: 0441018645

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A very nice copy. 2010 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 311 pp. If you think your family relationships are complicated, think again: you haven't seen anything like the ones in Bon Temps, Louisiana. Sookie Stackhouse is dealing with a whole host of family problems, ranging from her own kin demanding a place in her life, to her lover Eric's vampire sire. And Sookie's tracking down a distant relation of her ailing neighbour (and ex), vampire Bill Compton. In addition to the family issues complicating her life, the Shreveport werewolf pack has asked her for ... View more info

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Dead Witch Walking (The Hollows, Book 1)

By: Harrison, Kim

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Eos / Harper Collins: 2004

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2285239

ISBN: 0061567191

Condition: Near Fine


2nd printing. 2004 Hard Cover. 353, [5] pp. 8vo. The first book in Harrison's popular series The Hollows. The underground population of witches, vampires, werewolves—creatures of dreams and nightmares—has lived beside humans for centuries, hiding their powers. But after a genetically engineered virus wipes out a large part of humanity, many of the Inderlanders reveal themselves, changing everything. Rachel Morgan, witch and bounty hunter with the Inderland Runner Services, is one of the best at apprehending supernatural lawbreakers throughout Cincinnati, but when it comes to following the ... View more info

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The Devils of Loudun

By: Huxley, Aldous

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Carroll & Graf Publishers: 1996

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2295278

ISBN: 0786703687

Condition: Near Fine


Second edition. A nice copy. 1996 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 340 pp. Aldous Huxley's acclaimed and gripping account of one of the strangest occurrences in history. In 1643 an entire convent in the small French village of Loudun was apparently possessed by the devil. After a sensational and celebrated trial, the convent's charismatic priest Urban Grandier—accused of spiritually and sexually seducing the nuns in his charge—was convicted of being in league with Satan. Then he was burned at the stake for witchcraft. In this classic work by the lege... View more info

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Primitive Religion (The Universal Library)

By: Lowie, Robert H.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1952

Seller ID: 2289819

Condition: Very Good


Spine creased, wrappers lightly rubbed, ink name on title page. 1952 Trade Paperback. xxii, 378 pp. A brilliant study that bares the essential meanings in the spiritual experiences of primitive peoples. Fascinating details of magic, animism, women and religions, folk lore, fetishism, sex in religion, religion in art. View more info

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Carlos the Bewitched: The Last Spanish Hapsburg, 1661-1700

By: Nada, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289759

Condition: Good


First edition. Boards slightly bowed, small dealer plate on front endpaper, 1 inch chip from jacket spine base, abrasion along top jacket edge, jacket flap corners trimmed. 1962 Hard Cover. 272 pp. 8vo. An account of the health problems and ineffective monarchy of Carlos II, the last Hapsburg king of Spain, and the attempts to cure him through spiritual means. It was widely believed that he was either a victim of witchcraft, or possession by the Devil. View more info

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Lasher: Lives of the Mayfair Witches (Book Two in the Mayfair Chronicles)

By: Rice, Anne

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1995

Seller ID: 2277903

ISBN: 0345397819

Condition: Very Good


Spine base lightly bumped, wrappers very lightly rubbed. 1995 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 628 pp. At the centre of Anne Rice's brilliant novel, the beautiful Rowan Mayfair, queen of the coven, must flee from the darkly brutal, yet irresistible demon known as Lasher. With a dreamlike power, this wickedly seductive entity draws us through twilight paths, telling a chillingly hypnotic story of spiritual aspirations and passion... View more info

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The Queen of the Damned (The Vampire Chronicles, Book 3) (Movie Tie-In Edition)

By: Rice, Anne

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1989

Edition: Movie Tie-In Edition

Seller ID: 2277904

ISBN: 0345351525

Condition: Very Good


Movie tie-in edition. Spine creased, wrappers very lightly rubbed. 1989 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 491 pp. In a feat of virtuoso storytelling, Anne Rice unleashes Akasha, the queen of the damned, who has risen from a six-thousand-year sleep to let loose the powers of the night. Akasha has a marvelously devious plan to “save” mankind and destroy the vampire Lestat—in this extraordinarily sensual novel of the complex, erotic, electrifying world of the undead. View more info

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Devil in Massachusetts: A Modern Enquiry into the Salem Witch Trials (Time Reading Program Special Edition)

By: Starkey, Marion L.; Huxley, Aldous

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Time, Incorporated: 1963

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2281350

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed and toned. 1963 Trade Paperback. xxxii, [4], 344, [2] pp. Introduction by Aldous Huxley.. This historical narrative of the Salem witch trials takes its dialogue from actual trial records but applies modern psychiatric knowledge to the witchcraft hysteria. Starkey's sense of drama also vividly recreates the atmosphere of pity and terror that fostered the evil and suffering of this human tragedy. View more info

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The History of Witchcraft and Demonology (The History of Civilization Series: Subject Histories)

By: Summers, Montague; Ogden, C.K.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1926

Seller ID: 2073610

Condition: Very Good


Spine faded, faint stain on rear board. 1926 Hard Cover. xv, 353 pp., 4-page terminal publisher ad lists other titles in series. 8vo. Includes 8 plates. Bibliography and index follow text. View more info

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The Witch and Other Tales Re-Told

By: Thompson, Jean

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Blue Rider Press: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2294324

ISBN: 0399170588

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Minor surface tear from sticker removal to rear jacket panel. 2014 Hard Cover. xiv, 256 pp. Great fairy tales are not always stories designed for children. The lurking wolf in “Little Red Riding Hood,” the gingerbread house that lures Hansel and Gretel, the beauty asleep in her castle—these fables represent some of our deepest, most primeval fears and satisfy our longing for good to win out over evil (preferably in the most gruesome way possible). In this captivating new collection, critically acclaimed author Jean Thompson takes the classic fairy tale and brings it into t... View more info