The Encyclopedia of Witches and Witchcraft

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Facts on File, 1989 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 421 pages
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Features over 400 entries and 100 illustrations of the development of the craft, including biographical profiles of leading modern witches. Examines the history, belief, and practices of witchcraft in western civilization. Looks at historic Devil-worship as well as modern neo-Paganism and Wicca. Also briefly covers Santeria, Macumba, and Voudoun.

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Don't look for the Blair Witch in these pages; this new edition retains the balanced tone and thorough scholarship of the first. Guiley, author of the previous edition and many other books on occult ... Read full review

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Don't look for the Blair Witch in these pages; this new edition retains the balanced tone and thorough scholarship of the first. Guiley, author of the previous edition and many other books on occult ... Read full review

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About the author (1989)

Rosemary Ellen Guiley is a best-selling author, columnist, and teacher on spirituality, metaphysics, and visionary experience. Ms. Guiley has written more than 15 books, including Atlas of the Mysterious in North America, Career Opportunities for Writers, Encyclopedia of Angels, and The Encyclopedia of Witches & Witchcraft all for Facts On File/Checkmark Books. She lives in Arnold, MD.

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