Amulets and Superstitions has 49 ratings and 2 reviews. Cheryl said: What a fascinatingly strange man this Sir Wallis Budge. Just the name evokes echoes. Amulets and Superstitions: The Original Texts with Translations and Descriptions of a Long Series of Egyptian, Sumerian, Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge. This work consists of the original texts with translations and descriptions of a long series of Egyptian, Sumerian, Assyrian, Hebrew, Christian, Gnostic and Muslim.

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Amulets and Superstitions

One of Budge’s finest magical works. This work consists of budg original texts with translations and descriptions of a long series of Egyptian, Sumerian, Assyrian, Hebrew, Christian, Gnostic and Muslim amulets and talismans and magical figures, with chapters on the evil eye, the Swastika, the Cross Pagan and Christianthe properties of stones, rings, divination, numbers, the Kabbalah, ancient astrology, etc.

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Kessinger PublishingMay 1, – Social Amhlets – pages. I found quite a bit here that I had not seen elsewhere, even though I’ve read every book admittedly more modern than this one on the topic I could get my hands on.


Keith rated it it was amazing Mar 07, Suoerstitions Budge Limited preview – Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge. Osiris and the Egyptian Resurrection, Vol. The text is profusely illustrated, with many reproductions of amulets, stones, prayers, crosses, numbers, seals, gods, rings, signs of the zodiac, and much more. He also analyzed many of the practices of Egyptian religion, language and ritual.

Morpheus89 rated it it was amazing Apr 05, Sir Ernest Alfred Wallace Budge.

Amulets And Superstitions

We can notify you when this item is back in stock. Casey Obsidian rated it really liked it Aug 08, He was involved in numerous archaeology digs in Egypt, Mesopotamia and the Sudan.

Product Description Product Details A vulture tied to the neck of a mummy gave it the strength of the goddess Isis … Women in Central Africa ate a frog to have large families … A serpent head amulet could ward off venomous snakes … Ethiopians wore stones to keep the Evil Eye away … Abracdabra healed a man suffering from fever … Hebrew women wore stones to prevent miscarriage … Emeralds cured diseases of the eye … Garnets protected man from terrifying dreams and skin diseases … Melitites warded off infantile diseases … Moonstones protected men against epilepsy … Rubies protected men from witchcraft, plague, and famine … By far the most thorough, most fascinating coverage of amulets and superstitions is the present book by Dr.


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Amulets and Superstitions Dover, Dover facsimile reprinting of edition, sewn sheets in stiff paper wrapper xxxix pp illustrated with 22 plates and diagrams etc, Near Eastern Semitic talismans and amulets, star magic, astrology, the evil eye, divination, numerology, VG minor reading wear. Refresh and try again.

Other editions – View all Amulets and Superstitions E. Een bijdrage tot de geschiedenis der mechanica van Aristoteles tot Newton.