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Highland superstitions the druids, fairies, witchcraft, second-sight, Hallowe"en, sacred sells and lochs, with several curious instances of Highland customs and beliefs by Alexander Macgregor

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Published by Eneas Mackay in Stirling .
Written in English


  • Superstition,
  • Highlands (Scotland)

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Edition Notes

Statementwith a foreword on superstitions and their origin by Isabel Cameron.
The Physical Object
Pagination[i], 78 p.
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16355565M

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Unwrapping Scottish superstitions, traditions and customs Amy Robertson Octo View Comments In a country with such a rich heritage as Scotland, it’s not surprising that a number of superstitions derive from here, and we have one or two curious customs that many still adhere to today. Read "Highland Superstitions" by Alexander Macgregor available from Rakuten Kobo. This is Reverend Alexander MacGregor's excellent work on the superstitions in the British Highlands, containing the foll Brand: Jazzybee Verlag. Full text of "Superstitions of the highlands & islands of Scotland" See other formats. Highland Superstitions, Connected With the Druids, Fairies, Witchcraft, Second-sight, Hallowe'en, Sacred Wells and Lochs, with Several Curious Instances of Highland Customs and Beliefs (Stirling, Scotland: E. MacKay; London: Gibbings and Co., ), by Alexander Macgregor. multiple formats at ; page images at HathiTrust.

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