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Title:
A dictionary of omens and superstitions
Author:
Waring, Philippa.
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Publication Information:
London : Souvenir Press, 1997.

©1978
Physical Description:
264 pages ; 22 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780285633964
Format :
Book

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Central Library BF1775 .W28 1978 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

Originally published in 1978, this dictionary traces the probable origins of superstitions from all over the world, discussing the symbolic context in which they still survive and suggesting how they can help exploit good luck and avoid the bad.


Author Notes

Philippa Waring is the author of The Way of Feng Shui: Harmony, Health, Wealth and Happiness .


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