An in-depth, and beautifully detailed pictorial history of magic, the occult and esoteric knowledge, including many important images reproduced to a high standard.
Illustrated subjects include: Astrology, divination, wands, amulets, folk magic, the hermetic tradition, voodoo, shamanism, chiromancy spells, kabbalah, tarot, spiritualism, runes, ritual, wicca, magical creatures, theosophy, druids, talismans, Jewish mysticism, chaos magic, phantasmagoria, mesmerism, alchemy, arthurian magic, demonology, grimoires, necromancy and magical places.
Much of the great historic art on the subject is to be found in this colourful and wide ranging survey.
Illustrations: Highly illustrated with over 400 images over nearly 400 pages. A mixture of engravings, illustrations, paintings and photographs.
Size: 210mm x 265mm