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Cunningham, Scott 1956-1993

Works: 138 works in 502 publications in 12 languages and 6,710 library holdings
Genres: Trivia and miscellanea  Encyclopedias  Folklore  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BF1566, 133.43
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Scott Cunningham
Wicca : a guide for the solitary practitioner by Scott Cunningham( Book )

58 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cunningham explains how anyone can become a Wiccan, living magically, spiritually, and wholly attuned with Nature. The book comes complete with exercises and practical experiments, so that actual experience augments the text in genuine teaching of the basic Craft principles
Cunningham's encyclopedia of magical herbs by Scott Cunningham( Book )

45 editions published between 1984 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive guide to the magical use of over 400 herbs and plants from all over, with details on aspects of magic Herbalism
Cunningham's encyclopedia of crystal, gem & metal magic by Scott Cunningham( Book )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn all about the magical properties of crystals, gems and metals! Cunningham reveals the secrets of over 100 different gems and metals, describing what they look like and explaining their long-hidden magical powers
Living Wicca : a further guide for the solitary practitioner by Scott Cunningham( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living Wicca takes a philosophical look at the questions, practices, and differences within Witchcraft. You'll learn how to create your own rituals and symbols, develop a book of shadows, and even become a high priest or priestess. Also covered in this Scott Cunningham classic are tools, magical names, initiation, the Mysteries, 120 Wiccan symbols, and the importance of secrecy in your practice
The complete book of incense, oils & brews by Scott Cunningham( Book )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new edition features new information on ingredients and substitutions, preparing recipes, tinctures, soaps, powders, and more. Complete descriptions are featured for preparations used in enhancing beauty, encouraging psychic perception, increasing confidence, and aiding astral travel
The truth about witchcraft today by Scott Cunningham( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is the first real look at the facts about Witchcraft and the religion of Wicca. As renowned author Scott Cunningham plainly states, the practice of magic is not supernatural or Satanic. Witches and folk magicians are only utilizing, through timeless rituals, natural energies found within the Earth and our bodies to enrich life by creating positive change. It's all revealed here in the easy-to-read, understandable style that was Scott Cunningham's trademark
Herbalismo mágico by Scott Cunningham( Book )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Natural magic utilizes the world around us for magical purposes. Herbs are one of the most important tools for natural magic, and the best introduction to this system is found in Scott Cunningham's Magical Herbalism. This book presents a complete system of magic using herbs. You will learn the theory of magic and the tools you'll need. Then you'll get countless techniques for using herbs for magic. Need a protection method? 'Pick several protective herbs and bind the stems together with red thread, then hang them up. This practice dates back to Babylonian times.' You'll find a list of over 115 herbs that details their magical powers, so you can easily find which ones are protective in nature. How about a divination using herbs? 'Get a small quantity of dried patchouly, mugwort, or wormwood. Crumble the herb between your hands until it is finely diminished. Next, pour it into a small square pan (glass or ceramic). Light yellow candles and place the pan on your working area. Close your eyes, extend the index finger of your weak hand, and gently touch the center of the pan with its tip. Move it at random in the pan, shifting from one direction to another{u2026} Now, remove your finger, open your eyes, and interpret the symbols you have just written in the herb.' All of the techniques, rituals, spells, talismans, healing methods, and charms are this easy. And most importantly, they work! You'll also find how to make and use incenses, scented oils, perfumes, fluid condensers, and so much more. Here is your chance to work with a beautiful and simple system. Give it a try! You won't be disappointed." --
The art of divination by Scott Cunningham( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed instructions for practicing over 100 techniques of divination, the art of discovering the future with the purpose of improving and enhancing lives
Earth power : techniques of natural magic by Scott Cunningham( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ways of magic are revealed in nature{u2026} The secrets are written in meandering streams and drifting clouds, whispered by the roaring ocean and cooling breeze, echoed through caves and rocks and forests. When you draw a heart in the sand, call on the four winds for assistance, or ask the rain to wash away a bad habit, you are practicing earth magic. By working in harmony with nature, we can transform ourselves, our lives, and our world. This tried-and-true guide offers more than one hundred spells, rites, and simple rituals you can perform using the powerful energy of the earth." --
Earth, air, fire & water : more techniques of natural magic by Scott Cunningham( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to using nature's four main elements as magical tools, offering over seventy-five spells, rites, and rituals, and describing the importance of preserving and protecting the environment
Divination for beginners : reading the past, present & future by Scott Cunningham( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers can become their own diviner with the methods outlined in this book. Includes detailed descriptions of both common and unusual techniques, each grouped by the tools or techniques used to perform them. The more advanced techniques of Tarot, Palmistry, and the I Ching are also discussed
Cunningham's encyclopedia of wicca in the kitchen by Scott Cunningham( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Wicca's most cherished writers puts the magic back into eating in this encyclopedia of magical correspondences for every food, organized by food category
Hawaiian religion and magic by Scott Cunningham( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and German and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first book solely devoted to the spirituality of the Hawaiian people and how taboos, superstitions, and magical practices permeated and defined every aspect of their lives"--Added title page
Wicca : a guide for the solitary practitioner by Scott Cunningham( )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott Cunningham explains how anyone can become a Wiccan, living magically, spiritually, and wholly attuned with nature. Scott Cunningham's classic introduction to Wicca is about how to live life magically, spiritually, and wholly attuned with nature. It is a book of sense and common sense, not only about magick but also about religion and one of the most critical issues of today: how to achieve the much-needed and wholesome relationship with our Earth. Cunningham presents Wicca as it is today: a gentle, Earth-oriented religion dedicated to the Goddess and God. Wicca also includes Cunningham's own Book of Shadows and updated appendices of periodicals and occult suppliers
Spell crafts : creating magical objects by Scott Cunningham( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Feel the energy that flows through everything you do. Tap into that power! Carve a symbol, dip a candle, mix fragrant herbs, sculpt clay, and make your life all that you want it to be. When crafts are used to create objects intended for ritual or to symbolize the divine, the connection between the craftsperson and divinity grows more intense." --
Cunningham's book of shadows : the path of an American traditionalist by Scott Cunningham( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A long-lost Book of Shadows from Scott Cunningham, This previously unpublished manuscript was penned in the 1970s or early 1980s. The book includes original spells, rituals, invocations and an herbal grimoire. Represented in the design are some of Scott's handwritten notes, symbols and runes. More than 10 years after his passing, the late author is regarded as an iconic figure in the magical community. His books on Wicca are considered classics. --Publisher
Sacred sleep : dreams & the divine by Scott Cunningham( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magical aromatherapy : the power of scent by Scott Cunningham( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Magical Aromatherapy by Scott Cunningham combines the modern science of aromatherapy with the ancient science of magical perfumery. Together they make a powerful system that can improve your life and bring you what you want. Already, over 170,000 people have found out how useful this book can be. You can, too! In these pages you'll discover how to use aromas from fresh and dried herbs and essential oils to make changes in your life. You can use them to bring you love, peace, protection, psychic awareness, happiness, joy, and more. You'll discover that the dried seeds of celery can be used to enhance psychic awareness or bring restful sleep. The fresh flowers of gardenia can be used for peace, love, and spirituality. Honeysuckle can be used for weight loss and prosperity. This book includes full instructions on how to use these three and ninety-seven more aromatics! If you do magical rituals, you'll also be thankful for information such as the ruling planet and element for each of the herbs. Also given are aromas of the seasons, lunar cycles, days of the week, and zodiacal signs. You'll also learn how to make, store, and use essential oils. Cunningham also includes addresses of essential oil distributors; fresh and dried plant distributors; and aromatherapy organizations and publications. There's even a glossary and a great annotated bibliography, as well as a history of magical perfumery. Even if you've never done any magic in your life, you can use this book. For example, to attract love, "visualize yourself freely giving and receiving it as you smell the crushed fruits" of the caraway. You can repeat this several times a day, especially if you are worrying about your current relationship. And if you've been doing rituals for a long time, you will find this book to be invaluable. The correspondences and information will allow you to use aromatics to enhance any of your rituals. This is truly a book anyone can use." --
Dreaming the divine : techniques for sacred sleep by Scott Cunningham( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most authorities agree that dreams are very important for those on a spiritual path. This book shows you how to push beyond the boundaries of ordinary dreaming, and introduces you to the concept of making sleep a spiritual act through a process known as dream incubation or sacred sleep. The technique was practiced in dream temples around the ancient world, including those in Egypt, Babylon, Greece, and Rome. Dream incubation is the process of creating sacred dreams for a specific purpose: healing, advice, glimpses of the future, protection, conception of children, strategizing, and a host of other reasons. Dreaming the Divine explores practical and simple techniques for receiving sacred messages in your dreams, including: - How to prepare for sacred sleep - Dream rituals and spells to achieve your sacred sleep goals - The meanings of dream symbols seen during sacred sleep - Dream messengers and deities from numerous cultures - Natural sleep-inducing techniques including prayer, special baths, and more - How to remember and record your sacred sleep dreams
Cunningham's magical sampler : collected writings and spells from the renowned Wiccan author by Scott Cunningham( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"New and longtime fans will marvel at Cunningham?s ability to breathe magical life into such unique topics as tattooing, the divine history of sneezing, dressing with power, Greek oracles, birds of the deities, and more. Well known for perfecting his spells and rituals through experimentation before publishing them, Cunningham wrote with unmatched simplicity and grace. His words in this collection are sure to inspire you on your path to an enchanted life."--Publisher
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Wicca : a guide for the solitary practitioner
Cunningham's encyclopedia of magical herbsCunningham's encyclopedia of crystal, gem & metal magicLiving Wicca : a further guide for the solitary practitionerThe complete book of incense, oils & brewsThe truth about witchcraft todayHerbalismo mágicoThe art of divinationEarth power : techniques of natural magic
Alternative Names
Cunningham S.

Cunningham, Scott Douglas 1956-1993

Scott Cunningham americký spisovatel

Scott Cunningham Amerikaans essayist (1956-1993)

Scott Cunningham saggista statunitense

Scott Cunningham US-amerikanischer Autor von Büchern alternativer, religiöser Themen

Каннингем С.

Каннингем Скотт

Каннингэм С.

Скотт Каннингэм

اسکات کانینگهام

سكوت كونينغهام

커닝햄 스콧 1956-1993

カニンガム, スコット

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