Folk Magic and Healing

Folk Magic and Healing: An Unusual History of Plants is perfect for gardeners, writers, folklorists, witches and general knowledge buffs alike

Folk Magic and Healing

A book of the folklore, history and healing properties of common plants Hedgerows are a vital part of the British countryside. Home to thousands of species of animals, insects, and plants, they've long become ingrained in the myth and lore of the country and its people. Many old wives' tales about the plants that grow there were created to spread knowledge of their healing properties, and many have become entwined with stories of local spirits, deities, and more ancient legends. This stunningly illustrated treasury of the folklore of flora is packed with insight, lore and the revealed mysteries of everyday plants is, ultimately, a collection of many of these beliefs, aiming to inspire a greater appreciation of hedgerow plants before they disappear completely. Folk Magic and Healing: An Unusual History of Plants is perfect for gardeners, writers, folklorists, witches and general knowledge buffs alike!

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Folk Magic and Healing
Language: en
Pages: 120
Authors: Fez Inkwright
Categories: Medicinal plants
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10 - Publisher:

A book of the folklore, history and healing properties of common plants Hedgerows are a vital part of the British countryside. Home to thousands of species of animals, insects, and plants, they've long become ingrained in the myth and lore of the country and its people. Many old wives' tales
Ozark Folk Magic
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Brandon Weston
Categories: Medicinal plants
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-08 - Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide

Bring ancient methods of healing and magic into the modern world with this impressive book on Ozark folk magic. Providing lore, herbs, magical alignments, verbal charms, and more, folk healer Brandon Weston sheds light on the region's secretive culture and shows you how to heal both yourself and others. Ozark
The Encyclopedia of Jewish Myth, Magic and Mysticism
Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Geoffrey W. Dennis
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide

How are alchemy, astrology, magic, and numerology related to Jewish mysticism? The fabulous, miraculous, and mysterious are all explored in this comprehensive reference to Jewish esotericism-the first of its kind! From amulets and angels to the zodiac and zombies, the "Encyclopedia of Jewish Myth, Magic and Mysticism" features over one
Wild Witchcraft
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Rebecca Beyer
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-10 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

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Witchcraft And Society in England and America, 1550-1750
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Marion Gibson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-12 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

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