The meaningfulness of life extends beyond death is testified by our transcendent interests or desires.
Mid-Victorian Britain had experienced the manifestations of spiritualism, undoubtedly one of the most controversial aspects of Victorian culture.
A multitude of rituals has been developed over time aimed at reaching the deceased and summoning them to the land of the living.
The English word ‘‘demon’’ derives from the Latin daemon, which itself came from the Greek daimon.
Their representations of the powers it confers on upon man, and of the means to be used to acquire them are as varied as they are fanciful.
The malevolent witch developed historically not merely in opposition to, but “in part, from” that of the male sorcerer, or the practitioner of ritual magic