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Traditional magic spells for protection and healing / Claude Lecouteux ; translated by Jon E. Graham.

Lecouteux, Claude, (author.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) 615.3 LEC (Text) 33187004283376 Nonfiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 615.321 LEC (Text) 37323005328169 NONFIC Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781620556214 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1620556219 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: vii, 328 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: Rochester, Vermont : Inner Traditions, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The manner of the cure -- Diagnoses -- The illnesses of humans and their cure -- Evil spells -- Devils and demons -- Fantastic beings and spirits -- Healing of animals -- Protections -- Medical magic in Italy during the fourteenth-fifteenth centuries -- The activities of wizards -- The use of encrypted spells -- Superstitious healing methods according to Fernel -- Knotting the breeches laces -- Several popular saints invoked in France and Belgium for illnesses and protection -- The protective talismans of Balinas.
Subject: Medicine, Medieval.
Traditional medicine > Europe > History > To 1500.
Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric > Europe > History > To 1500.
Charms > Europe > History > To 1500.

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