Charles Godfrey Leland

a biography. by Elizabeth Robins Pennell

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin in Boston

Written in English
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  • Leland, Charles Godfrey, -- 1824-1903

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Bibliography: v.2, [427]-433.

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Open LibraryOL22907080M

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American journalist and folklorist CHARLES GODFREY LELAND () was editor of Continental Monthly during the Civil War and coined the term emancipation as an alternative to abolition, but he is best remembered for his books on ethnography, folklore, and language, including Charles Godfrey Leland book Gypsies (), The Hundred Riddles of the Fairy Bellaria (), and Unpublished Legends of Virgil ().more/5.

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Leland (Gutenberg ebook) Leland, Charles Godfrey, Your will power, also called "The mystic will": or, How to develop and strengthen will power, memory, or any other faculty or attribute of the mind, by an easy process, (Holyoke, Mass., Elizabeth Towne Co., Inc. Etruscan Magic & Occult Remedies The gods, spirits and sorcery of Italian witches.

Etruscan Magic & Occult Remedies by Charles Godfrey Leland was first published as Etruscan Roman Remains in Popular Tradition, in Part One of the book offers a complete and detailed insight in the Etruscan and Roman rooted pantheon of the Tuscan Streghe.

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Though these tales. Pagan Pioneers: Founders, Elders, Leaders and Others. Charles Godfrey Leland. Written and compiled by George Knowles. Charles G. Leland was an American scholar, folklorist, humorist and prolific author who wrote several classic books on English Gypsies and Italian Witches.

These include Etruscan Roman Remains, Legends of Florence, The Gypsies, Gypsy Sorcery and perhaps his most famous book. Charles Godfrey Leland (Aug - Ma ) was an American humorist, writer, and folklorist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was educated at Princeton University and in Europe.

Leland worked in journalism, travelled extensively, and became interested in Pages: Charles Godfrey LELAND ( - ) This book presents a method of developing and strengthening the faculties of the mind, through the awakened will, by a simple, scientific process possible to any person of ordinary intelligence (Summary by Charles Godfrey Leland) Note: This book was first entitled Have You a Strong Will.

Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches is an book by Charles Godfrey Leland. The book is an attempt to portray the beliefs and rituals of an underground religious witchcraft tradition in Tuscany that, Leland claimed, had survived for centuries until his discovery of its existence in the s.

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Charles Leland was an American expatriate journalist, folklorist, and author. He based this book on material which he received from a woman named Maddelena, who had assisted him in collecting regional Italian folklore.

On New Years day, she handed over to him a document in her own handwriting, the Vangel, which is the core of this book. Charles Godfrey Leland (Aug - Ma ) was an American humorist, writer, and folklorist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was educated at Princeton University and in Europe.

Leland worked in journalism, travelled extensively, and became interested in. Aradia was a mythological figure who appeared in Charles Godfrey Leland’s influential 19th Century book “Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches”.

Both the figure of Aradia and the book’s description of the religious practices of her worshippers played an important role in the development of modern Wicca. Raven Grimassi has since suggested that the origin of the legend was actually the. VAMzzz Publishing revised this book with a Post Scriptum, containing biographical info on Charles Godfrey Leland, his witch-informant Maddalena and historical proof the witch-tradition is indeed linked to years of Diana worship.

Preview on 5/5(2). Buy a cheap copy of Aradia; or, The Gospel of the Witches book by Charles Godfrey Leland. Originally published in The major link between ancient European witchcraft and modern practices. Free shipping over $Cited by: Charles Godfrey Leland (Aug – Ma ) was an American humorist and folklorist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

He was educated at Princeton University and in Europe. Leland worked in journalism, travelled extensively, and became interested in folklore and folk linguistics, publishing books and articles on American and /5(K).

Charles Godfrey Leland (Aug - Ma ) was an American humorist and folklorist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was educated at Princeton University and in Europe. Leland worked in journalism, travelled extensively, and became interested in folklore and folk linguistics, publishing books and articles on American and.

This book is annotated with a rare biographical sketch of the author, written by Elizabeth Robins Pennell. This work contains a collection of the myths, legends, and folk-lore of the principal Wabanaki, or Northeastern Algonquin, Indians; that is to say, of the Passamaquoddies and Penobscots of Maine, and of the Micmacs of New Brunswick.

All of this material was gathered directly from Indian.We are delighted to announce the next title in our series of classic texts by Charles Godfrey Leland, following on from Aradia – Or The Gospel of the Witches with our edition of Gypsy Sorcery & Fortune Telling with introduction by Gemma Gary. First published inGypsy Sorcery & Fortune Telling presents a unique and fascinating collection of gypsy witchcraft, folklore, charms, spells.Is the subject of books: Charles Godfrey Leland,BY: E.

R. Pennell, DETAILS: (two volumes) Author of books: The English Gypsies and Their Language () Egyptian Sketch Book () Life of Abraham Lincoln (, biography) The Minor Arts () The Gypsies () Industrial Education () The Algonquin Legends of New England ()Born: