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Buckland, Raymond

Overview
Works: 109 works in 292 publications in 8 languages and 6,704 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Fiction  Miscellanea  History  Paranormal fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Host
Classifications: BF1566, 299
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Most widely held works by Raymond Buckland
Buckland's complete book of witchcraft by Raymond Buckland( Book )

33 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of modern Wicca's most recommended books, this comprehensive text features a step-by-step course in Witchcraft, with photographs and illustrations, rituals, beliefs, history and lore, as well as instruction in spellwork, divination, herbalism, healing, channeling, dreamwork, sabbats, esbats, covens and solitary practice. The workbook format includes exam questions at the end of each lesson, so you can build a permanent record of your spiritual and magical training
The spirit book : the encyclopedia of clairvoyance, channeling, and spirit communication by Raymond Buckland( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can the living communicate with the dead? Many believe that spirits are constantly about us and that it is possible, through a variety of means, to speak to them and to have them speak to us. Author Buckland looks at these methods of communication, their history, and the personalities involved throughout the past three hundred years of this eternal quest. Includes accounts of ghosts and hauntings, levitation and trances, astral projection, psychic surgery, selfpainting portraits, crystal gazing, predictions, and poltergeists. Mediums, clairvoyants, telepaths, and other well-known people connected to the field worldwide are profiled, as are notorious fakes and frauds. Spirit beliefs among the famous, including Abraham Lincoln, Mark Twain, and Mae West, are examined.--From publisher description
The witch book : the encyclopedia of witchcraft, wicca, and neo-paganism by Raymond Buckland( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... With 560 entries, a resource section, and 114 photos and illustrations, The Witch Book is an exhaustive A-to-Z exploration of people, places, events, literature, and other matters related to this ever-timely and popular topic ... defines both the darker Christian concept and the true concept of Wicca, concentrating on the Western European and later New World versions of Witchcraft and magic ... unmatched in its coverage of witchcraft's historical, practical, and cultural aspects."--Publisher's description
The fortune-telling book : the encyclopedia of divination and soothsaying by Raymond Buckland( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to use the many forms of divination, explores events and predictions, and includes entries on such people as Aleister Crowley and Jeane Dixon
Cursed in the act : a Bram Stoker mystery by Raymond Buckland( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bram Stoker, business manager for London's Lyceum Theatre, and his stage manager, Harry Rivers, must investigate when the star of Hamlet is poisoned to death on opening night
Practical candleburning rituals by Raymond Buckland( Book )

29 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to practicing and performing simple candle rituals collected from around the world, providing detailed instructions for preparation, and including rituals to break up a love affair, to overcome a bad habit, to protect against evil, to conquer fear, to arouse jealousy, and more
Signs, symbols & omens : an illustrated guide to magical & spiritual symbolism by Raymond Buckland( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As human beings, we live in a world of symbols. From traffic signs to the very letters that comprise these words, symbols are woven into every aspect of daily life. Since prehistoric times humans have used symbolic representation to communicate with each other and with the divine. In "Signs, Symbols & Omens, leading occult authority Ray Buckland describes the form and meaning of over 800 symbols from ancient and modern religions, magical traditions, and indigenous cultures around the world
Witchcraft from the inside : origins of the fastest growing religious movement in America by Raymond Buckland( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 1995 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead for a spell : a Bram Stoker mystery by Raymond Buckland( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"March 1881. The Lyceum is abuzz with the news that American actor Edwin Booth is going to be sharing the stage with their own Shakespearean star, Henry Irving. But stage manager Harry Rivers has other matters preoccupying him. One of the regular actresses has disappeared, and after a disturbing tarot card reading, Harry's boss, Bram Stoker, is convinced that something wicked is coming their way. When the poor girl's body is found, Stoker's suspicions prove to be founded--the murder scene is riddled with strange clues that Stoker recognizes as the trappings of an occult ritual. Someone is conjuring up a pernicious plot against cast and crew of the Lyceum, and if Harry doesn't track down the slaying sorcerer quickly, it could spell disaster for those he holds dearest."--
Wicca for life : the way of the craft-- from birth to summerland by Raymond Buckland( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wicca for one : the path of solitary witchcraft by Raymond Buckland( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Weiser field guide to ghosts : apparations, spirits, spectral lights, and other hauntings of history and legend by Raymond Buckland( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Ancestral Ghosts; Animal Ghosts; Apparitions; Battlefield Ghosts; Biblical Ghosts; Fairies; Guardian Ghosts; Inhuman Ghosts; Literary Ghosts; Living Ghosts; Materializations; Monsters; Mythical Ghosts; Folklore Ghosts; Nature Ghosts; Omen Ghosts; Prophetic Ghosts; Poltergeists; Possessive Ghosts; Religious Ghosts; Shadow Ghosts; Spirits; Spectral Lights; Vampires; Practical Ghost Hunting; Further Reading; Index; About the Author; The Weiser Field Guide Series; Backcover
Scottish witchcraft : the history & magick of the Picts by Raymond Buckland( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buckland's book of spirit communications by Raymond Buckland( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advanced candle magick : more spells and rituals for every purpose by Raymond Buckland( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solitary séance : how you can talk with spirits on your own by Raymond Buckland( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connecting with your departed loved ones doesn't have to mean visiting a medium or taking a specialized course. With the proven techniques in this book, you can contact spirits anytime you wish?easily and safely in your own home. Bestselling author Raymond Buckland guides you through nearly twenty effective methods for communing with spirit, as taught in his popular workshops. No special knowledge is required. Simply follow the steps for each method to see which one works best for you.?Dreamwork?Table-tipping?Pendulums?Crystal skrying?Automatic writing?Tarot?Runes?Spirit photography?Dominoes?Flame messages Praise:The Encyclopedia of Ghosts and Spirits
Buckland's book of Saxon witchcraft by Raymond Buckland( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buckland's Book of Saxon Witchcraft was one of the first books to explore Wicca from a solitary perspective. Originally written 30 years ago to correct abuses he saw occurring in covens, Buckland offered Wiccan seekers an introductory text on Saxon witchcraft or Seax-Wicca, which can be practiced alone. Buckland presents meticulously researched information on the time-honored tradition of Saxon witchcraft and about the history, mythology, spiritual practices, and witchcraft of Saxon England
Buckland's book of Gypsy magic : travelers stories, spells, and healings by Raymond Buckland( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaving together lore, legend, and belief Buckland's Book of Gypsy Magic revives the beliefs, spell-craft, and healing wisdom of the Romany people. From hexes and healings to tea leaves and tarot, the circle of the family and the rituals of death, this enchanted volume will delight witches, folklorists, and history lovers alike. Learn the shuvani's secrets for love, craft a talisman for vitality, and cast the Gypsy Start tarot spread. Join Buckland around the campfire, to hear stories of werewolves and vampires, mistaken identity, persecution, and perseverance. Learn how the gypsy people have
Amazing secrets of the psychic world by Raymond Buckland( Book )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Witchcraft today by Gerald Brosseau Gardner( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Witchcraft Today is Gerald B. Gardner's landmark exploration of Wicca. First published in 1954, the book inspired a passionate revival of interest in indigenous British religion and led to the rebirth of a way of life. Encompassing an explanation of Wiccan rituals and tenets, as well as a comprehensive study of occult practices worldwide and throughout the ages, Witchcraft Today is a book that belongs on the bookshelf of every Witch and every person interested in the whole vast field of the occult (Raymond Buckland, author of Wicca for Life)."
 
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Buckland's complete book of witchcraft
Alternative Names
Buckland, Ray

Buckland, Ray 1934-

Buckland, Raymond

Buckland, Raymond, 1934-

Earll, Tony

Raymond Buckland Brits essayist

Raymond Buckland saggista britannico

バックランド, レイモンド

レイモンド・バックランド

雷蒙德·巴克兰

Languages
English (116)

Spanish (10)

French (4)

Japanese (4)

Turkish (2)

Dutch (2)

Russian (1)

Czech (1)

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The spirit book : the encyclopedia of clairvoyance, channeling, and spirit communicationThe witch book : the encyclopedia of witchcraft, wicca, and neo-paganismThe fortune-telling book : the encyclopedia of divination and soothsayingPractical candleburning ritualsSigns, symbols & omens : an illustrated guide to magical & spiritual symbolismWitchcraft from the inside : origins of the fastest growing religious movement in AmericaWicca for life : the way of the craft-- from birth to summerlandWicca for one : the path of solitary witchcraft