Scandinavian Ghost Stories: And Other Tales of the Supernatural

Scandinavian Ghost Stories: And Other Tales of the Supernatural

by Joanne Asala
     
 

Do you know how to rid your neighborhood of trolls? This book contains centuries-old stories of sorcery, monsters, and demons from the imaginations of the Scandinavian people, and reflect the fear of evil that haunts and fascinates the human soul. Collected from historic sources, they are guaranteed to frighten and to instruct. Illustrations by artists including H.

Overview

Do you know how to rid your neighborhood of trolls? This book contains centuries-old stories of sorcery, monsters, and demons from the imaginations of the Scandinavian people, and reflect the fear of evil that haunts and fascinates the human soul. Collected from historic sources, they are guaranteed to frighten and to instruct. Illustrations by artists including H. J. Ford. Sorcery, witchcraft, magic charms and incantations, graveyards and nocturnal journeys; ghosts, monsters, and demons of the night; the eternal struggle of good versus evil and the quest for ultimate power—these are the themes and elements common to Scandinavian tales of the supernatural.

Perfect bound, 6 x 9", 128 pages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781572160156
Publisher:
Penfield Books
Publication date:
10/01/1995
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.03(w) x 9.01(h) x 0.37(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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