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Gypsy Magic of the 1800s
© Copyright 2008 B. Sawickie & Vintage Info Publishing


Gypsy Magic, Fortunes & Folklore of the 1800's
280 pages

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Gypsy spells, folklore, charms, magic and more - 280 pages of fascinating gypsy secrets from the 1800's! See the Table of Contents below  for more info.

Table of Contents:

I. THE ORIGIN OF WITCHCRAFT, SHAMANISM, AND SORCERY. VINDICTIVE AND MISCHIEVOUS MAGIC - 1

II. CHARMS AND CONJURATIONS TO CURE THE DISORDERS OF GROWN PEOPLE. HUNGARIAN GYPSY MAGIC - 12

III. GYPSY CONJURATIONS AND EXORCISMS THE CURE OF CHILDREN HUNGARIAN GYPSY SPELLS A CURIOUS OLD ITALIAN "SECRET" THE MAGIC VIRTUE OF GARLIC A FLORENTINE INCANTATION LEARNED FROM A WITCH LILITH, THE CHILD-STEALER, AND QUEEN OF THE WITCHES - 41

IV. SOUTH SLAVONIAN AND OTHER GYPSY WITCH-LORE. THE WORDS FOR A WITCH VILAS AND THE SPIRITS OF EARTH AND AIR WITCHES, EGG-SHELLS, AND EGG-LORE EGG PROVERBS OVA DE CRUCIBUS - 68

V. CHARMS OR CONJURATIONS TO CURE OR PROTECT ANIMALS - 79

VI. OF PREGNANCY AND CHARMS, OR FOLK-LORE CONNECTED WITH IT BOARS' TEETH AND CHARMS FOR PREVENTING THE FLOW OF BLOOD - 100

VII. THE RECOVERY OF STOLEN PROPERTY LOVE-CHARMS SHOES AND LOVE-POTIONS, OR PHILTRES - 108

VIII. ROUMANIAN AND TRANSYLVANIAN SORCERIES AND SUPERSTITIONS, CONNECTED WITH THOSE OF THE GYPSIES - 122

IX. THE RENDEZVOUS OR MEETINGS OF WITCHES, SORCERERS, AND VILAS. A CONTINUATION OF SOUTH SLAVONIAN GYPSY-LORE - 142

X. OF THE HAUNTS, HOMES, AND HABITS OF WITCHES IN THE SOUTH SLAVIC LANDS. BOGEYS AND HUMBUGS  -  152

XI. GYPSY WITCHCRAFT. THE MAGICAL POWER WHICH IS INNATE IN ALL MEN AND WOMEN HOW IT MAY BE CULTIVATED AND DEVELOPED THE PRINCIPLES OF FORTUNE TELLING - 162

XII. FORTUNE-TELLING (continued). ROMANCE BASED ON CHANCE, OR HOPE, AS REGARDS THE Future Folk- And Sorcery-lore Authentic Instances Of Gypsy Prediction - 186

Xiii. Proverbs Referring To Witches, Gypsies, And Fairies - 194

Xiv. A Gypsy Magic Spell. Hokkani Baro Lellin Dudikabin, Or The Great Secret - Children's Rhymes And Incantations - Ten Little Indian Boys And Ten Little Acorn Girls Of Marcellus Burdigalensis - 209

Xv. Gypsy Amulets -  230

Xvi. Gypsies, Toads, And Toad-lore - 255