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              Books by Ceri Houlbrook

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              Unlocking the Love-Lock: The History and Heritage of a Contemporary Custom
                

              Unlocking the Love-Lock: The History and Heritage of a Contemporary Custom (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Houlbrook, Ceri

              • RRP: $76.99
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              This book explores the worldwide popularity of the love-lock as a ritual token of love and commitment by considering its history, symbolism, and heritage.

              ISBN 9781789209853
              Publisher Berghahn Books
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Unlocking the Love-Lock: The History and Heritage of a Contemporary Custom
                

              Unlocking the Love-Lock: The History and Heritage of a Contemporary Custom (Hardback)

              By Houlbrook, Ceri

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              This book explores the worldwide popularity of the love-lock as a ritual token of love and commitment by considering its history, symbolism, and heritage.

              ISBN 9781789209228
              Publisher Berghahn Books
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              The Materiality of Magic: An artifactual investigation into ritual practices and popular beliefs
               

              The Materiality of Magic: An artifactual investigation into ritual practices and popular beliefs (Paperback)

              Edited by Houlbrook, Ceri; Armitage, Natalie

              New research and theoretical approaches to material culture and ritual practices associated with magic and superstition

              ISBN 9781785700101
              Publisher Oxbow Books
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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              The Magic of Coin-Trees from Religion to Recreation: The Roots of a Ritual
               

              The Magic of Coin-Trees from Religion to Recreation: The Roots of a Ritual (Hardback, 1st ed. 2018)

              By Houlbrook, Ceri

              • RRP: $288.99
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              This book traces the history of ritual landscapes in the British Isles, and the transition from religious practice to recreation, by focusing on a highly understudied exemplar: the coin-tree.

              ISBN 9783319755168
              Released NZ 28 May 2018
              Publisher Springer International Publish
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic
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              Building Magic: Ritual and Re-enchantment in Post-Medieval Structures
               

              Building Magic: Ritual and Re-enchantment in Post-Medieval Structures (Hardback, 1st ed. 2021)

              By Davies, Owen; Houlbrook, Ceri

              • RRP: $288.99
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              This book redresses popular interpretations of concealed objects, enigmatically discovered within the fabric of post-medieval buildings.

              ISBN 9783030767648
              Released NZ 21 Sep 2021
              Publisher Springer International Publish
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic
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              The Magic of Coin-Trees from Religion to Recreation: The Roots of a Ritual
               

              The Magic of Coin-Trees from Religion to Recreation: The Roots of a Ritual (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2018)

              By Houlbrook, Ceri

              • RRP: $288.99
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              This book traces the history of ritual landscapes in the British Isles, and the transition from religious practice to recreation, by focusing on a highly understudied exemplar: the coin-tree.

              ISBN 9783030092528
              Released NZ 18 May 2019
              Publisher Springer International Publish
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic
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              Magical Folk: British and Irish Fairies, 500 AD to the Present
                

              Magical Folk: British and Irish Fairies, 500 AD to the Present (Paperback, Enlarged edition)

              By Young, Simon; Houlbrook, Ceri

              • RRP: $26.99
              • $26.99
              • Pub Date
                28 Oct 22

              The first scholarly history of British and Irish fairies in over half a century. Expanded with a fairy map of Britain and a survey of the most recent sightings claimed by twenty-first century Brits.

              ISBN 9781783341023
              Released NZ 28 Oct 2022
              Publisher Gibson Square Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              'Ritual Litter' Redressed
               

              'Ritual Litter' Redressed (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Houlbrook, Ceri

              • RRP: $31.99
              • $31.99
              • Pub Date
                31 Jul 22

              As well as exploring the nature of ritual deposition in the contemporary West, and the beliefs and symbolisms behind various assemblages, this Element explores the heritage of the modern-day deposit, promoting a renegotiation of the pejorative term 'ritual litter'.

              ISBN 9781108949644
              Released NZ 31 Jul 2022
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Elements in Magic
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