Italian Folk Magic


This fascinating journey through the magical, folkloric, and healing traditions of Italy emphasizes the practical. Discover magical, religious, and blessing rituals, recipes, witchcraft, amulets and talismans, and detailed information on the evil eye, known as malocchio in Italian. This book can help Italians regain their magical heritage, but Italian folk magic is a beautiful, powerful and effective magical tradition that is accessible to anyone who wants to learn it. (paperback, 2018)

“Having grown up in an extended Italian family in North America and Italy, the author presents us with the stories, characters, saints, charms, and prayers that form the core of folk religion, setting them in context in an authentic, down-to-earth, and humorous voice. A delight to read!” -Sabina Magliocco, professor of anthropology, University of British Columbia


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Weight.73 lbs