The History of Magic and the Occult

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Gramercy Books, 1997 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 342 pages
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From the demons of Mesopotamia to those plaguing our own late-20th-century civilization, this comprehensive primer covers every aspect of magic and the occult since earliest recorded time. Spanning 5,000 years of world history it covers every major civilization and includes sections on alchemy, the Devil, witchcraft, the cabala, astrology, the tarot, the Rosicrucians, Nostradamus, and vampires. Profusely illustrated with nearly 170 black-and-white illustrations.

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I read this book back in 1993. It was my introduction to alchemy. At the time the material was way over my head, but it later opened me up to new concepts Read full review

Contents

THE FORGETFUL GODS
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DIVINATORY ARTS
4
THE MYSTERY OF STARS AND NUMBERS
5
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