MOONSCAPES - A CELEBRATION OF LUNAR ASTRONOMY, MAGIC, LEGEND AND LORE

MOONSCAPES - A CELEBRATION OF LUNAR ASTRONOMY, MAGIC, LEGEND AND LORE

Will delight anyone who has ever marveled at the effect of Earths satellite on the tides. A compendium of lunar lore - fact & fantasy - from prehistoric times to the Apollo program & thru the 1980s. Beginning with lunar science & history, it presents a potpourri of facts from alchemy to modern astronomy. Includes religious & mythological aspects of the moon, including its influence on fertility, love, prosperity, & good fortune; its use in magic, initiation rites, divination, & witchcraft; & its association with dark powers & creatures of the night, such as werewolves, vampires, & the spirits of the dead. Elegant illustrations, sidebars, charts, & lists.
Editora: DIANE PUBLISHING
ISBN: 0788191497
ISBN13: 9780788191497
Edição: 1ª Edição - 1991
Número de Páginas: 192
Acabamento: PAPERBACK
por R$ 79,20