Imatge de l'autor

Richard Cavendish (1930–2016)

Autor/a de The Black Arts

94+ obres 3,065 Membres 14 Ressenyes 7 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Crèdit de la imatge: Padre John F. O'Connor o.p.

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Obres de Richard Cavendish

The Black Arts (1967) 722 exemplars
Legends of the World (1982) 203 exemplars
Man, Myth and Magic Sets (1970) 191 exemplars
The Tarot (1975) 87 exemplars
A History of Magic (1977) 82 exemplars
Journeys of the Great Explorers (1988) 39 exemplars
Visions of Heaven and Hell (1977) 37 exemplars
Prehistoric England (1983) 32 exemplars
Man Myth & Magic 27 exemplars
Man, Myth and Magic 05: Cure of Ars to Drugs (1970) — Editor — 24 exemplars
The Great Religions (1980) 20 exemplars
The Magical Arts (Arkana) (1984) 17 exemplars
Man, Myth and Magic 12: Kamikaze to Magpe and Rook (1970) — Editor — 15 exemplars
Mythology Handbook (2003) 13 exemplars
Man, Myth & Magic: Vol. 9 (1970) 2 exemplars
Mythologie der Weltreligionen (1991) 2 exemplars
Visions of England (1990) 1 exemplars
Out & About in Britain (1996) 1 exemplars
AA 365 Days Out in Britain (1989) 1 exemplars
Visions of London (1990) 1 exemplars
Nymph and Shepherds 1 exemplars

Obres associades

100 Great Wonders of the World (1991) 255 exemplars
Village Walks in Britain (1991) — Introductory features — 51 exemplars

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Data de naixement
1930-08-12
Data de defunció
2016-10-21
Gènere
male
Nacionalitat
UK
País (per posar en el mapa)
England, UK
Lloc de naixement
Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England, UK
Llocs de residència
UK
New York, New York, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
Educació
University of Oxford (Brasenose College)
Christ's Hospital
Professions
historian
Relacions
Cavendish, Camilla (daughter)
Biografia breu
Writer, lecturer and broadcaster; Richard Cavendish has been a leading authority on Magic and Witchcraft and is the author of 'The Black Arts', a study of the European tradition of magic.
Educated at Christ's hospital and Brasenose College, Oxford, he has travelled extensively in the United States and the Far East, and is the author of many novels.

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Serious and important Encyclopedia with an editorial board that includes: C A Burland, Glyn Daniel, E R Dodds. Mircea Eliade, William Sargant, John Symonds, R J Zwi Werblosky and R C Zaehner.
 
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Susieqbarker | Hi ha 3 ressenyes més | Dec 30, 2023 |
Got these when they came out, then replaced them after the housefire. WONDERFUL illustrations, good index. More random articles than I'd like.
 
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Tchipakkan | Hi ha 3 ressenyes més | Dec 26, 2019 |
January 1970 saw the release of this unique weekly magazine (every Thursday), that focused its attentions on everything to do with the supernatural. No expense was spared in getting it off the ground with full page ads. in many of the most popular papers (including International Times no. 72).

Can we see the future in our tea-leaves? Or out dreams? What do the stars tell us? Where are Britain's 2,000 witches are work today? From Adam and Eve to LSD, from lucky numbers to human sacrifice. Many of the pictured Come from rare books and ancient manuscripts. Some - from the private archives of explorers and anthropologists (not previously

The complete 7 volume set contains more than 1,000 articles on the supernatural; over 1,750,000 words: 5,000 illustrations (many in full colour).

The magazines were later re-packaged into a 24 volume set (with the same name).
Some of the articles were also then reproduced to form the Encyclopaedia of Witchcraft and Demonology by Hans Holzer.
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Sylak | Apr 1, 2018 |

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Estadístiques

Obres
94
També de
2
Membres
3,065
Popularitat
#8,328
Valoració
3.9
Ressenyes
14
ISBN
163
Llengües
13
Preferit
7

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