Originally published in 1898. A detailed and fascinating study of various superstitions. Contents include: Fortune and Luck - Folklore of Common Salt - Omens of Sneezing - Days of Good and Evil Omen - Superstitious Dealings with Animals - Luck of Odd Numbers etc. Many of the earliest books on the occult, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Home Farm Books are republishing many of these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.