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Aradia Or The Gospel Of The Witches

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Charles Leland


Summary: [Aradia or the Gospel of the Witches is a book composed by the American folklorist Charles Leland that was published in 1899. It contains what he believed was the religious text of a group of pagan witches in Tuscany Italy that documented their beliefs and rituals although various historians and folklorists have disputed the existence of such a group. In the 20th century the book was very ...]
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The Gypsies

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Charles Leland


Excerpts: [... is, for instance, a grotto which cost forty thousand pounds. It is one of those wretched and tasteless masses of silly rock-rococo work which were ...... then dead forever. And I remembered how I once was told that stars, like mortals, often fall in love. O love, forever in thy glory go! And that they ...... from Genevieve de Brabant, and the arrangement was complete. Of all airs ...]
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