Witches, Werewolves, and Fairies: Shapeshifters and Astral Doubles in the Middle Ages

Witches, Werewolves, and Fairies: Shapeshifters and Astral Doubles in the Middle Ages

Reveals the true nature of medieval belief in the Double of the Soul

• Demonstrates the survival of a pagan belief that each individual owns three souls, including a double that can journey outside the physical body

• Explains the nature of death and the Other World hidden beneath the monsters and superstitions in stories from the Middle Ages

Monsters, werewolves, witches, and fairies remain a strong presence in our stories and dreams. But as Claude Lecouteux… (more)

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Publisher: Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (July 23, 2003)

Collection: Inner Traditions

Parent ISBN: 9781594776823

Page count: 224 pages

File size: 1.7 MB

Language: English


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