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The Anatomy of Witchcraft

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The Anatomy of Witchcraft

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by Peter Haining

From the cover flap: This is the first book to examine what is happening around the world today in the fascinating fields of witchcraft and black magic. Based on the author’s recent journeys through the United States, Great Britain, Europe, and other distant places, it assembles current information and facilitates a real understanding of how these ancient, often-misunderstood practices have altered within the framework of contemporary society.

[…] Illustrated with occult diagrams and photographs, this book brings an eyewitness immediacy to one of the most mysterious and compelling topics of our time.

A popular authority on the occult, Peter Haining has edited numerous supernatural anthologies including Gothic Tales of Terror and The Wild Night Company.

Dedicated “to Ernest H—in friendship.”

Published by Taplinger (1972). A vintage copy with a relatively intact dust jacket (scuffing on back and a tear of about an inch in the lower-right corner on the front cover (see photo). Interior pages are intact without much wear.

224-page hardcover book, illustrated with a few diagrams and symbols, as well as a 16-page black-and-white photo section featuring portraits and ritual work from a wide range of well-known and anonymous practitioners.

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by Peter Haining

From the cover flap: This is the first book to examine what is happening around the world today in the fascinating fields of witchcraft and black magic. Based on the author’s recent journeys through the United States, Great Britain, Europe, and other distant places, it assembles current information and facilitates a real understanding of how these ancient, often-misunderstood practices have altered within the framework of contemporary society.

[…] Illustrated with occult diagrams and photographs, this book brings an eyewitness immediacy to one of the most mysterious and compelling topics of our time.

A popular authority on the occult, Peter Haining has edited numerous supernatural anthologies including Gothic Tales of Terror and The Wild Night Company.

Dedicated “to Ernest H—in friendship.”

Published by Taplinger (1972). A vintage copy with a relatively intact dust jacket (scuffing on back and a tear of about an inch in the lower-right corner on the front cover (see photo). Interior pages are intact without much wear.

224-page hardcover book, illustrated with a few diagrams and symbols, as well as a 16-page black-and-white photo section featuring portraits and ritual work from a wide range of well-known and anonymous practitioners.