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The Magic Shield: A Manual of Defense Against the Dark Arts

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Author and expert on metaphysical subjects Francis Melville asserts that psychic attack, the practice of the dark arts, is more common than many of us would like to believe. Often taking the form of nightmares, illness, and accidents, it is practiced on unwary subjects by personal enemies who have turned bitter as a result of envy, hatred, resentment, or spite. He divides ...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published December 31st 2004 by Barron's Educational Series (first published July 26th 2004)
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I read this book on a plane ride to Arizona, and find myself browsing its pages even after having finished. The design of the book is adorable, with old fashioned-looking pages and a text-book format. It feels like it'd be a book that Harry Potter would take to Hogwarts, but this book is not fiction. It's a good resource whether or not you believe in the occult.

The only drawback to this book is that font is really small!
the book was very thorough. it covered all areas of defense against the intentional and non-intentional. Definitely recommend this book especially if you are into the arts or are an empath
This book is a defense against the dark arts book. When I got divorced, my ex got all the electronics and I got all the books that we had shared--this was one of them. I read it afterwards and it's not a book that I personally would recommend to anyone really. It's very interesting though and there is a lot of interesting mythology in here. It isn't something I personally believe or practice, but if you're interested in reading mythologies and the different ways cultures have defended themselves ...more
Trafalgar Lei
an interesting read..covers alot of topics..wish it had alot more content
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