The Book of Faeries: A Guide to the World of Elves, Pixies, Goblins, and Other Magic Spirits

The Book of Faeries: A Guide to the World of Elves, Pixies, Goblins, and Other Magic Spirits

by Francis Melville

Hardcover

$12.99

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781931412032
Publisher: Fair Winds Press
Publication date: 01/28/2003
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 5.91(w) x 7.87(h) x (d)

About the Author

Francis Melville is also the author of Love Potions & Charms and The Book of Angels, both recently published by Barron's and currently available. He has written on a variety of subjects for many publications, including The Times of London.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents:
  • Faery Origins
    Entering the Faery Realm

  • ELEMENTALS & NATURE SPIRITS
    Salamanders
    Sylphs
    Undines
    Gnomes
    Devas
    Flower Faeries
    Nymphs
    Fauns & Satyrs
    Elves
    Tree Spirits
    Corn Spirit
    Jack Frost
    Jack-in-the-Green

  • FAERY HELPERS
    Brownies
    Domovoi
    Wee Willie Winkie
    Hobgoblins
    Hinzelmann
    Klaboterman
    Ekkekko
    La Befana
    Spae Wives
    Dwarfs
    Menehunes
    Clay Mother
    Stromkarl

  • TRICKSTERS & SEDUCERS
    Puck
    Leprechauns
    Gremlins
    Goblins
    The Bogeyman
    Pixies
    The Snow Queen
    Nicker
    Sirens
    Morgan le Fay
    Lamia
    Mermaids

  • ANGELIC FAERIES
    The Blue Faery
    Befind
    Peris
    The Angirasah
    Erotes
    Lauma
    Genies
    Tooth Faeries

  • RITUALS & RECIPES
    Seeing, attracting, discouraging Faeries
    Fey Herbs
    Faery Trees

  • GLOSSARY

  • FURTHER REAING & CREDITS

  • INDEX

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