The History of Magic and the Occult

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Harmony Books, 1983 - Magic - 342 pages
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A profusely illustrated survey of the magical and occult ideas and operations in the civilized Western world. Includes astrology, divination, physiognomy, fortune cards, the Sphinx, the philosophers' stone, witchcraft and black magic, the Cabala, the Tarot, transmutations, alchemy, omens, oracles and vampires. Highlights the secret teachings of philosophers and many ohter prophetic mystics.

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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
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THE MYSTERY OF STARS AND NUMBERS
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