Book: The Origins of Popular Superstitions and Customs
Author: T. Sharper Knowlson





The Origins of Popular Superstitions and Customs By T. Sharper Knowlson

Format: Global Grey free PDF, epub, Kindle ebook
Pages (PDF): 201
Publication Date: 1910

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Summary:

Contains the origins of customs and superstitions such as Shrove Tuesday; Halloween; Candlemas Day; Yule Logs; All Fools' Day; The Engagement Ring; Bridesmaids and Best Man; Christening Customs; Dreams; Witchcraft; Crystal Gazing; Looking-Glass Omens; Sneezing; Vampires; Theatre Superstitions; Knife Superstitions, and many, many more. Each chapter is quite small but manages to give a clear account of the custom it's talking about.