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Beyond the Crossroads

by Adam Gussow

The devil is the most charismatic and important figure in the blues tradition. He's not just the music's namesake ("the devil's music"), but a shadowy presence who haunts an imagined Mississippi crossroads where,...

Supernatural Gods

by Jim Willis

There is wide fascination with psychic phenomena, life energies, the possibility of alien life, close encounters, and UFOs. Supernatural Gods looks to shed light on the history, science and facts of healing...

Demons, the Devil, and Fallen Angels

by Marie D. Jones & Larry Flaxman

Interest in the dark side is universal. Throughout the ages and spanning the world, tales and terrors of the devil, demons, and other dark forces have fascinated people. Demons, the Devil and Fallen Angels is...

Real Nightmares (Book 12)

by Brad Steiger

Unnatural squeals. Hair-raising yelps. Wretched cries. What sinister beings lurk in the woods, swamps, cities, and closets near us? Dark stories of rabid creatures await you in this latest Real Nightmares compilation....

Real Nightmares (Book 10)

by Brad Steiger

*Unbelievable, but true: abductions, ghosts, attacks in the dark and the woods, and more

*Brad Steiger's favorite and scariest stories of mysterious visitors from aliens to ghosts to the unknown in between......

Real Nightmares (Book 9)

by Brad Steiger

Abductions, invasions, and encounters. Entities, aliens, and ancients. Who is among us? What happened in the past and what should we expect for the future? Explore the strange world of the unknown with paranormal...

Rough Mason, Mason, Freemason, Accepted Mason

by Oscar Patterson Iii

This book examines the history of Freemasonry beginning with the medieval guilds and tracing it through the formation of the first Grand Lodge. Included are chapters on the nature of history, education, ethics,...


by Ursula Burkhard & David Heaf

Elemental beings such as gnomes and fairies exist in many folk and spiritual traditions, and Rudolf Steiner also discussed their significance to our world. Some people are able to engage and even communicate...

Cultural Discontinuity

by Glend Seitz

Over time, indigenous groups in the Amazon region have developed subsistence strategies and cultural practices, reflecting a long process of cultural adaptation. However, the intensification of their intercultural...

The Book of the Law and The Book of Lies

by Aleister Crowley

This single-volume edition unites two centerpieces of twentieth-century occult thinking by "the wickedest man in the world." Notorious mystic and esoterist Aleister Crowley (1875–1947) remains a towering figure...

Apparitions; or, The Mystery of Ghosts, Hobgoblins, and Haunted Houses

by Joseph Taylor

"Apparitions; or, The Mystery of Ghosts, Hobgoblins, and Haunted Houses" is a collection of amusing real-life stories relating to supposed ghost encounters and supernatural experiences. It was written with the...

Inferences from Haunted Houses and Haunted Men

by John Harris

This vintage book examines a number of ghost stories and supernatural accounts in detailed, attempting to provide explanations as to their cause based on reason, logic, and contemporary scientific knowledge....

Scottish Ghost Stories

by Elliot O'Donnell

This is a collection of Scottish ghost stories personally related to the author, who dedicated his life to investigating the supernatural. Elliott O'Donnell (1872 - 1965) was an English author most famous for...

Subjugated Animals: Animals And Anthropocentrism in Early Modern European Culture

by Nathaniel Wolloch

This book is a study of attitudes toward animals in early modern Western culture. Emphasizing the influence of anthropocentrism on attitudes toward animals, historian Nathaniel Wolloch traces the various ways...

Enraged: Why Violent Times Need Ancient Greek Myths

by Emily Katz Anhalt

An examination of remedies for violent rage rediscovered in ancient Greek myths

Erasmus In Praise of Folly

by Desiderius Erasmus & Andrew Dickson White (Translator)

In Praise of Folly (Latin: Stultitiae Laus or Moriae Encomium—sometimes translated as In Praise of More; Greek title: Morias enkomion; Dutch title: Lof der Zotheid) is an essay written in Latin in 1509 by...

Tradition and Contract: The Problem of Social Order

by Elizabeth Colson

First Published in 2017. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company.

Sacred Art

by Henry Glassie & Pravina Shukla

Sacred art flourishes today in northeastern Brazil, where European and African religious traditions have intersected for centuries. Professional artists create images of both the Catholic saints and the African...

Global Clay

by John A. Burrison

For over 25,000 years, humans across the globe have shaped, decorated, and fired clay. Despite great differences in location and time, universal themes appear in the world’s ceramic traditions, including religious...

The Book of Ceremonial Magic

by A. E. Waite

Noted occult historian A. E. Waite created this meticulously researched survey in order to unite and interpret the scattered and often-inaccessible details of magical traditions. Part I contains essential passages...