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This site exists to provide an archive of information, via articles,
imagery and film, relating to witchcraft and folk-magical tradition in Cornwall,
both past and present.

Now Available: The Charmers' Psalter by Gemma Gary

The Charmers' Psalter is born from a personal working collection of magical Psalms and other verbal charms, here presented in a convenient 'pocket book' format, so that it may always be on hand to the contemporary Charmer for reference should need of it arise.

Limited to an edition of 250 hand numbered and signed examples, The Charmers' Psalter is case bound using recycled leather fibres in replica of green Morocco, and foil blocked in copper with black end papers and black and gold head and tail bands. Click here for more details of this book and how to order.

The Black Toad - Fine Limited Edition:

Due to the success of The Black Toad, a fine hand-bound limited edition of the book is to be produced by Troy Books, and expertly bound in Cornwall by master book-binder Tom O'Reilly M.A.

The book will be presented as a black cloth, leather and toad skin half binding, with goat leather to the spine; gold blocked to the side with a double toad device, and with black genuine cane toad skin to the corners and gilded pages. An optional slipcase in full black cloth will be available, prepared to order.

The Black Toad fine edition will be limited strictly to 83 signed and hand numbered copies only. Numbers to be assigned in ascending order on a first come first serve basis.

For further details, or to order/reserve a copy, please click here

Above is a digital impression of the completed binding.

More from Troy Books relating to witchcraft & folk-customs in Cornwall:



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