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Drugs & Magic Paperback – November 1, 1997


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Product Details

  • Paperback: 624 pages
  • Publisher: Illuminet Pr; New edition edition (November 1, 1997)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1881532127
  • ISBN-13: 978-1881532125
  • Product Dimensions: 1.2 x 5.8 x 8.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.5 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,433,299 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on May 18, 1999
This book is an extensive compilation of ritual drug use throughout history, seemingly compiled more or less at random. The sections on fairy lore and LSD were intensely interesting to me, because of the similarities of experience that were recounted. This book isn't the kind of book you can sit down and read straight through, due to the wildly varying subject matter and sources, it's more of a toilet book. As a reference work, it is quite useful, a sort of companion work to The Golden Bough.
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