history Archive

The Secret History of Poltergeists and Haunted Houses, by Claude Lecouteux

By Sheta Kaey
The Secret History of Poltergeists and Haunted Houses seeks to inform, not entertain, and

Genuine Witchcraft is Explained, by John of Monmouth

By Mike Gleason
If your concept of witchcraft is composed exclusively by the modern Pagan movement and

Grimoires, by Owen Davies

By Mike Gleason
This is not a compilation of grimoires, nor is it a distillation of those

Three great occult biographies

By Psyche
Biographies are a lot of fun. Learning more about an author's circumstances often frames

The Weiser Field Guide to Witches, by Judika Illes

By Lili Saintcrow
The Weiser Field Guide to Witches, by Judika Illes Weiser Books, 9781578634798, 272 pp.,

Barbarian Rites, by Hans-Peter Hasenfratz

By L. D. Taylor
Barbarian Rites: The Spiritual World of the Vikings and the Germanic Tribes, by Hans-Peter

The Starry Rubric, by Alexander Cummins

By Dr Dave Evans
The Starry Rubric: Seventeenth-century English Astrology and Magic, by Alexander Cummins Hadean Press, 9781907881213,

Thoth, by Lesley Jackson

By Mike Gleason
Thoth: The History of the Ancient Egyptian God of Wisdom, by Lesley Jackson Avalonia

Aradia, by Charles Godfrey Leland

By Psyche
Aradia, Gospel of the Witches, by Charles Godfrey Leland The Witches' Almanac, 9780982432358, 178

Sun at Midnight, by Geoffrey Ahern

By Mike Gleason
Sun at Midnight: The Rudolf Steiner Movement and Gnosis in the West, by Geoffrey

Man-Made Monsters, by Dr Bob Curran

By Psyche
Man-Made Monsters: A Field Guide to Golems, Patchwork Solders, Homunculi, and Other Created Creatures,

Victor Hugo’s Conversations with the Spirit World, by John Chambers

By Mike Gleason
Victor Hugo's Conversations with the Spirit World: A Literary Genius's Hidden Life, by John