Signs Omens And Superstitions

Signs  Omens And Superstitions

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Author: Astra Cielo

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781528763011

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit

Signs Omens and Superstitions Scholar s Choice Edition

Signs  Omens and Superstitions   Scholar s Choice Edition

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

Author: Astra Cielo

Publisher: Scholar's Choice

ISBN: 1297098781

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Page: 168

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Omens and Superstitions

Omens and Superstitions

Curious Facts and Illustrative Sketches Omens. and incongruous the ... Charles I .
, yielding to his destiny , was obstinate in the signs of evil death . He refused to be
clad in the ... 17 had been arrayed , and 16 OMENS AND SUPERSTITIONS .

Author: Omens

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:600074350

Category: Omens

Page: 160

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Categories: Omens

A Dictionary of Omens and Superstitions

A Dictionary of Omens and Superstitions

Whether you wish to increase your good fortune, ward off bad luck, or simply desire to know what today has in store, A Dictionary of Omens and Superstitions provides a complete guide to hundreds of portents, signs and customs, tracing the ...

Author: Philippa Waring

Publisher:

ISBN: 1788166515

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Page: 272

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- What does it mean if a cat sits and washes itself in your doorway?- Why should women have their hair cut only when the moon is waxing?- Why do people from Yorkshire throw caterpillars over their shoulders?Do you avoid anything with the number thirteen and cross the road to avoid walking under ladders? Belief in superstitions links us to a time when everyday events and objects had magical significance, and knowledge of these could change your fate.Whether you wish to increase your good fortune, ward off bad luck, or simply desire to know what today has in store, A Dictionary of Omens and Superstitions provides a complete guide to hundreds of portents, signs and customs, tracing the origins of our superstitions and explaining their rich symbolism.
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The Origin of Man and of His Superstitions

The Origin of Man and of His Superstitions

The belief in Omens having taken hold of the public mind, everybody is on the
look-out for signs and wonders; and anything unusual seen, or heard, or
rumoured, becomes a possible Omen of anything else, and men ask one another
what it ...

Author: Carveth Read

Publisher: Good Press

ISBN: EAN:4057664591623

Category: Fiction

Page: 516

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"The Origin of Man and of His Superstitions" by Carveth Read. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
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A History of the Town of Union in the County of Lincoln Maine

A History of the Town of Union  in the County of Lincoln  Maine

DELUSIONS AND SUPERSTITIONS . Signs and Omens . — Witchcraft . —
Bewitched Horse . SIGNS AND OMENS . Not entirely unconnected with
ecclesiastical history is that of popular delusions and superstitions . Many
persons recollect the ...

Author: John Langdon Sibley

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B3291783

Category: Union (Me.)

Page: 540

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Categories: Union (Me.)

Systematic theology

Systematic theology

This will appear , if we only consider in what either superstition or enthusiasm
consists . Superstition consists in imaginary fears of signs , omens , or the power
and influence of some invisible evil spirit . The Athenians were too superstitious ...

Author: Nathanael Emmons

Publisher:

ISBN: COLUMBIA:50216744

Category: Theology

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The Black Man

The Black Man

But for downright superstition — faith in omens, charms, signs, and incantations,
and as often mixed with religious worship as among the Africans; refined it may
be by science, polished by literature, dignified by ecclesiastical affinities; ...

Author: Joseph Elias Hayne

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105035403810

Category: Black race

Page: 144

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In this work, African American historian Joseph E. Hayne counters and refutes white racist theories of his era that denigrated Blacks through alleged "scientific evidence". Although lacking the scientific credentials held by his antagonists, Hayne discusses issues of race amalgamation and the idea that black persons are "Hamites" or descendants of Biblical Noah's son Ham.
Categories: Black race

Sermons

Sermons

This will appear , if we only consider in what either superstition or enthusiasm
consists . Superstition consists in imaginary fears of signs , omens , or the power
and influence of some invisible evil spirits . The Athenians were too superstitious
 ...

Author: Nathanael Emmons

Publisher:

ISBN: CHI:097721142

Category: Sermons, English

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Categories: Sermons, English

Omens Curses and Superstitions

Omens  Curses and Superstitions

Fear no more as occultist Lady Suzanne Miller maintains that good luck is right around the corner. Here are dozens of cures, omens and superstitions along with rituals that will enable you to break free from their grasp.

Author: Suzanne Miller

Publisher: Inner Light - Global communications

ISBN: 189206202X

Category: Folklore

Page: 110

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Does it seem like you're jinxed -- that someone has put the double whammy on you? Fear no more. Good luck is just around the corner. Here are dozens of superstitions and omens and rituals to break them. Includes such popular superstitions as: signs of good or bad luck; superstitions concerning children; howling of dogs; charms and amulets; black cats; drinking toasts; signs of approach bad health and death; superstitions involving card playing and gambling; birth days; evil eye removal; unwanted visitors; precious stones; colours.
Categories: Folklore

The Republic Or A History of the United States of America in the Administrations

The Republic  Or  A History of the United States of America in the Administrations

Mr . Lincoln believed in “ signs and omens , ” and dreamed himself into a
helpless fatalism , but a belief in “ signs and omens ” is not necessarily
superstition ; and whether it makes any part of superstition depends on the nature
of the “ signs ...

Author: John Robert Irelan

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015070225803

Category: Presidents

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Categories: Presidents

The Humbugs of the World

The Humbugs of the World

Whether superstition is the father of humbug , or humbug the mother of
superstition ( as well as its nurse , ) I do not ... free from all superstitions ,
absurdities , follies , a belief in dreams , signs , omens , and other similar stuff ,
we afterward learn ...

Author: Phineas Taylor Barnum

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433068233927

Category: Impostors and imposture

Page: 424

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Categories: Impostors and imposture

The Book of Forbidden Knowledge

The Book of Forbidden Knowledge

Black magic, superstitions, charms, divination, signs, omens and more.

Author: Johnson Smith Johnson Smith & Co.

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 1982077522

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Page: 44

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Black magic, superstitions, charms, divination, signs, omens and more.
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Ozark Tales and Superstitions

Ozark Tales and Superstitions

Author: Phillip W. Steele

Publisher: Pelican Publishing

ISBN: 1455610062

Category: Folklore

Page: 96

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Presents a collection of twenty-five tales from the Ozark Mountains region handed down through oral tradition
Categories: Folklore

List of Selected Books on Superstitions

List of Selected Books on Superstitions

GIBSON ( FRANK ) Superstitions about animals . 1904 . D.K.W. Treats principally
of the signs and omens connected with animals , and with some of the
imaginative creatures of the ancients . GRANT ( MRS . A. ) Essays on the
superstitions of ...

Author: Glasgow (Scotland). Public Libraries

Publisher:

ISBN: NWU:35556000563940

Category: Superstition

Page: 8

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Categories: Superstition

Voodoo Signs and Omens

Voodoo Signs and Omens

Author: Robert W. Pelton

Publisher:

ISBN: NWU:35556001158690

Category: Omens

Page: 284

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Categories: Omens

Topics for teachers

Topics for teachers

1 . Credulity of unbelief . 2 . Scepticism and superstition nearly allied . 3 . Folly of
believing in signs , omens , charms , and the like . 4 . Wickedness of consulting
conjurors , wizards , “ the wise woman ; " and forsaking “ the lively oracles . ” 5 .

Author: James Comper Gray

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:590435242

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Temple Bar

Temple Bar

... a superstitious meaning beyond their social importance , and charms , signs ,
omens , and incantations abound as the ... fortune to collecting and preserving
the records of all the popular superstitions , habits , legends and customs of Sicily
.

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105119107360

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