The Secret Lore of Londonis a guide to the legends, myths and magical sites of London. All the layers of lore history appear in the earth mysteries accounts and mythic tales:  prehistoric, Celtic, Arthurian, Roman, Saxon and Norman cultures along with Tudor and medieval customs. The second part of the book consists of a gazetteer of the sites mentioned which are still in existence, together with various other sites of associated interest. The ssays are by key figures in contemporary paganism and earth mysteries: 


Caroline Wise
Nigel Pennick
Iain Sinclair (introduction)
John Matthews
Caitln Matthews
Carol Clancy
R.J. Stewart
Gareth Knight
Robert Stephenson
Geraldine Beskin
Chesca Potter
Ross Nichols  

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 2016. Paperback, 368 pages. New.


The Secret Lore of London