Haunted Air - Brown, Ossian, and Lynch, David (Introduction by), and Cox, Geoff (Contributions by)

The roots of Hallowe'en lie in the ancient pre-Christian Celtic festival of Samhain, a feast to mark the death of the old year and the birth of the new. It was believed that on this night the veil separating the worlds of the living and the dead grew thin and ruptured, allowing spirits to pass through and walk unseen but not unheard amongst men. ...

Haunted Air 2010, Jonathan Cape Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780224089708