The magic of jewels and charms

The magic of jewels and charms

by George Frederick Kunz
     
 

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1915. Jewels, gems, stones, superstitions and astrological lore are all so interwoven in history that to treat of either of them alone would mean to break the chain of association linking them one with the other. Contents: magic stones and electric gems; on meteorites or celestial stones; stones of healing; on the virtues of fabulous stones, concretions and

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1915. Jewels, gems, stones, superstitions and astrological lore are all so interwoven in history that to treat of either of them alone would mean to break the chain of association linking them one with the other. Contents: magic stones and electric gems; on meteorites or celestial stones; stones of healing; on the virtues of fabulous stones, concretions and fossils; snake stones and bezoars; angels and ministers of grace; on the religious use of various stones; amulets, ancient, medieval, Oriental; amulets of primitive peoples and of modern times; facts and fancies about precious stones. Extensively illustrated.

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ISBN-13:
2940017052891
Publisher:
Philadelphia London : J.B. Lippincott company
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
837 KB

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