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The giant book of superstitions

Author: Claudia de Lys
Publisher: Secaucus, N.J. : Citadel Press, 1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Provides an abbreviated survey of current beliefs and practices, which are traceable, for the most part, to primitive, and other symbolic origins and expressions. k Analyzes superstitions concerning birds, bees, human hair, snakes, marriage, pregnancy, food, dreams, disease, water and drowning, and numbers.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claudia de Lys
ISBN: 0806507217 9780806507217
OCLC Number: 5828843
Notes: Originally published in 1948 titled: A treasury of American superstitions.
Description: xxii, 494 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Treasury of American superstitions.
Responsibility: Claudia de Lys.

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Provides an abbreviated survey of current beliefs and practices, which are traceable, for the most part, to primitive, and other symbolic origins and expressions. k Analyzes superstitions concerning birds, bees, human hair, snakes, marriage, pregnancy, food, dreams, disease, water and drowning, and numbers.

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