The Toad in Magic, Sorcery and Midwifery

Book ID:
8269
Title:
The Toad in Magic, Sorcery and Midwifery
Subtitle:
An occult history of the toad in symbolism, ritual, healing and folk-lore
Author:
'Hentges, Ernst', 'Seven, Steve'
Publisher name:
Spiritual Instinct Press
Edition number:
1st English
Book type:
Paperback
First edition date:
1918
Pages:
70
Dewey decimal number:
398.369 HEN
Dust jacket:
No
Language:
English
Photographs:
Yes
Illustrations:
Yes
Bibliography:
Yes
Notes:

Number 74 of a limited edition of 100, signed by the translator and editor, Steve Seven.

A very interesting book (originally published in Germany in 1918) that draws on a wide variety of historical sources. There is also a substantial Conclusion by Steve Seven, bringing the book up to date, with references to Andrew Chumbley's work etc.

See The Leaper Between by Andrew Chumbley (Museum Library id. no. 133.43 CHU 7115).

Donated by Wilford Gonyea.