This book deals mainly with some aspects of what may be termed the psychical life of the inhabitants of the Madras Presidency, and the Native States of Travancore and Cochin. There are elaborate descriptions of snake worship, magic and charms.
TitleOmens and Superstitions of Southern India
Physical descriptionHard-bound blue cloth cover. Gold gilt decoration at recto in the centre. Spine embellishment and writing in gold.
PublisherMcBride, Nast and Company, New York
Dimensions22.7 cm x 15.0 cm x 4.7 cm
Genre: Rare Books