HOODOO - CONJURATION - WITCHCRAFT - ROOTWORK: Beliefs Accepted by Many Negroes and White Persons, These Being Orally Recorded among Blacks and Whites; Additional Rites and Beliefs. Volume Five.
Cambridge, MD: Western Publishing Co., 1978. Limited to 1000 copies. [Memoirs of the Alma Egan Hyatt Foundation] A FINE VOLUME, bound quarter cloth with paper boards. Massive research volume on natural folk magick and witchcraft. Partial contents: Salt and its Combinations; Black Cat Lucky Bone; Frog and Toadfrog; Hag and Witch Return; Bat, the Leather Wing; and a catchall for rites defying usual classification. [x], 975 pages, [xii]. Folio. A massive work of five volumes, but rarely seen as a set, and not truly necessary as most of the materials related are anecdotes and fragments. (Item ID: 15727)