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Author Davies, Owen, 1969-

Title Grimoires : a history of magic books / Owen Davies.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.

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 Merancas Library - Circulating Collection  PN56.M23 O93 2009    Available
Description x, 368 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ancient and medieval grimoires -- The war against magic -- Enlightenment and treasure -- Across the oceans -- Rediscovering ancient magic -- Grimoires USA -- Pulp magic -- Lovecraft, Satan, and shadows.
Subject Occultism -- History.
Charms -- Dictionaries -- History.
Charms in literature -- History.
Magic in literature -- History.
ISBN 0199204519 (hardback)
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