How to Use This Book xvii
A Cautionary Note xxi
PART I: An INTRODUCTION TO THE FIELD GUIDE
On the Reality of the Impossible 3
PART II: A FIELD GUIDE TO MONSTERS
Creatures of Faery 83
PART III: A GUIDE TO MONSTER INVESTIGATION
The Compleat Investigator 177
PART IV: MAGICAL SELF-DEFENSE
Natural Magic 217
Ritual Magic 229
A Glossary of Monster Lore 241
An Annotated Bibliography of Monster Lore 251
As above, so below.
As within, so without.
These Hermetic truisms have been embraced by Pagans from many different paths. Most of us accept that all things are connected: microcosm and macrocosm, inner and outer. We understand that the physical world is a reflection of the spiritual world, and vice versa. And yet, after the ritual is over and... read this article