The Good Luck Book

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Random House Value Publishing, 1996 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 192 pages
As the millennium approaches, good luck charms and symbols are more popular than ever, whether for health, happiness, money, protection, or good luck. Here is a comprehensive alphabetical listing of those age-old charms, as well as the history and superstitions surrounding them. Black-and-white drawings help identify symbols related to precious stones, religious saints, animals, and even food.

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Bill Harris is a freelance editor and the author of One Thousand New York Buildings, The President’ s Fact Book, and sixteen other books about New York. He worked at The New York Times for twenty-five years and was a licensed New York City tour guide before moving to Dallas, Texas, where he currently resides.

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