Evil Eye: A Casebook - Dundes, Alan (Editor)

The evil eye--the power to inflict illness, damage to property, or even death simply by gazing at or praising someone--is among the most pervasive and powerful folk beliefs in the Indo-European and Semitic world. It is also one of the oldest, judging from its appearance in the Bible and in Sumerian texts five thousand years old. Remnants of the ...

Evil Eye: A Casebook 1992, University of Wisconsin Press

ISBN-13: 9780299133344

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