A Dictionary of Omens and Superstitions

Author(s): Philippa Waring

Mythology | Symbols

A beautifully-packaged, fun A to Z of good omens, inauspicious signs, their origins and meanings.

Do you avoid anything with the number 13 and cross the road to avoid walking under ladders? Belief in superstitions links us to a time when everyday events and objects had magical significant, and knowledge of these could change your fate.

Whether you wish to increase your good fortune, ward off bad luck, or simply desire to know what today has instore, A Dictionary of Omens and Superstitions provides a complete guide to hundreds of portents, signs and customs,tracing the origins of our superstitions and explaining their rich symbolism.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781788166515
  • : Souvenir Press Limited
  • : Souvenir Press Limited
  • : 0.25
  • : September 2020
  • : 1.6 Centimeters X 12.8 Centimeters X 19.3 Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Philippa Waring
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 304