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Moonscapes - Rosemary Ellen Guiley

Prentice Hall, 1991, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dustwrapper. Dustwrapper a little rubbed at the edges with a nick at the tail of the spine. Leans slightly. Text complete, clean and tight.

Illustrated with black and white drawings. From the cover: “This single volume is a compendium of humankind’s lunar lore — fact and fantasy — from prehistoric times to the Apollo program and beyond. Beginning with lunar science and history, Moonscapes presents a potpourri of facts from alchemy to modem astronomy. It then turns to religious and mythological aspects of the moon, including its influence on fertility, love, prosperity, and good fortune; its use in magic, initiation rites, divination, and witchcraft, including modern Wiccan beliefs and ceremonies; and its association with dark powers and creatures of the night, such as werewolves, vampires, and the spirits of the dead.”
Size: 8¼" x 8¼"
Number of Pages: 192
ISBN: 0135416817

£8.50