The Book of Were-Wolves

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Sabine Baring-Gould's classic study of werewolves is a revelation on the subject, being written at a time when werewolves were still taken very seriously in the wilder corners of Europe and, indeed, most other parts of the world. Since then, werewolves have largely retreated into fiction and famously into films where, along with vampires, they have become purveyors of macabre entertainment. But what this book demonstrates is that the werewolf was once the object of very real ...
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The Book of Were-Wolves: The Classic Study

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Overview

Sabine Baring-Gould's classic study of werewolves is a revelation on the subject, being written at a time when werewolves were still taken very seriously in the wilder corners of Europe and, indeed, most other parts of the world. Since then, werewolves have largely retreated into fiction and famously into films where, along with vampires, they have become purveyors of macabre entertainment. But what this book demonstrates is that the werewolf was once the object of very real terror. And with good reason.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780554220222
  • Publisher: BiblioBazaar
  • Publication date: 8/18/2008
  • Pages: 152
  • Product dimensions: 10.00 (w) x 7.00 (h) x 0.38 (d)

Meet the Author

Sabine Baring-Gould (28 January 1834 - 2 January 1924) was an English Anglican priest, hagiographer, antiquarian, novelist and eclectic scholar. His bibliography consists of more than 1240 publications, though this list continues to grow. His family home, Lew Trenchard Manor near Okehampton, Devon, has been preserved as he had it rebuilt and is now a hotel.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 25, 2013

    Dawson's bio

    |•NAME•|Dawson*

    Gender: Male*

    Description: a soft kind handesome male and creamy sugar brown with amber eyes.*

    Mate and crush and pups: mate and crush looking*

    Personailty:fun loving kind sweet honorable loyal*

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 20, 2013

    Horrible

    Worst book ive ever read, and why are there an infinite amount of coppies of this book everywhere with a different cover every time? This author needs to seriously take some time to think.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 28, 2013

    Jax

    I absolutely loved the historical references and psychoanalytical philosophy. Read this and be amazed!

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 21, 2012

    Boo

    A crime novel?

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 25, 2012

    Deja

    Infromational. I reccommend this absolutely. Great book if you would love to learn about werewolves. (:

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 9, 2014

    TOTALY EPIC

    It would be epic to be a warewolf but i would totaly take advantidg of it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 5, 2014

    HELP ME!!!!!!

    Someone please tell me how to become a werewolf
    Name: Korynn
    Gender:female
    Age: 11 years
    Personality: kind loving looking for a werewolf after i become one who is loving and will be by my side forever so please help me attract a werwolf or flat out become one

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 6, 2014

    FANG WOLVES. DO ANY WEREWOLVES WANT TO JOIN?

    Talk to me. Ask for the leader. My name is Snagglefang. Please reply. Strong and corageous wolves only. Sorry.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 8, 2013

    Attention, Cragg

    Cragg, I,Snagglefang, leader of the Fang tribe, invite you to join the tribe. So you know about me, my age is 24 moons, I have red eyes, long claws, long fangs, and have black fur. I am 5'1". I await a response on the next full moon.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 14, 2013

    Cragg's bio

    Name:: Cragg<p> Age::27 moons. <p>Gender::Male<p>Looks::Black brown fur with lighter shades at his paws. Yellow eyes.<p>personality:: meet him.<p>Crush::Skye.<p>Mate::Skye. <p> Pups:: none yet.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 25, 2013

    Alices bio

    Name: Alice. <p> gender female <p> Apperance: a beautifull she-wolf. Shes golden with a white under belly and blue eyes. Is expecting pups. Shes a widow...meaning her old mate died. No crush. Expecting pups

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 25, 2013

    Shadow wolf's bio

    Name:look up [looks]-blue eyes human now a wolf long hair that covers eyes [mate]-none [crush]-none [other]-just ask

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