Witches and witch-hunters.

A reprint of A treatise of witchcraft
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S.R. Publishers , Wakefield
Witchcraft -- Early works to 1800., Trials (Witchcraft) -- Scot

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Statementby Alexander Roberts (1616); The discovery of witches, by Mathew Hopkins (1647); [and] Scottish witchcraft trials, by J. W. Brodie (1891). With a foreword by A. E. Green.
GenreEarly works to 1800.
ContributionsRoberts, Alexander., Hopkins, Matthew, d. 1647., Brodie-Innes, J. W. 1848-1923.
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LC ClassificationsBF1565 .W58
The Physical Object
Pagination[186] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5353711M
ISBN 100854096965
LC Control Number72305220

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This book brings together twelve studies that collectively provide an overview of the main issues of live interest in Scottish witchcraft. As well as fresh studies of the well-established topic of witch-hunting, the book also launches an exploration of some of the more esoteric aspects of magical belief and practice.

In this major new book, Wolfgang Behringer surveys the phenomenon of witchcraft past and present. Drawing on the latest historical and anthropological findings, Behringer sheds new light on the history of European witchcraft, while demonstrating that witch-hunts are not simply part of the European past.

Although witch-hunts have long since been outlawed in Europe, other societies have. The Witch Hunters. Plot: There’s a new threat in Marble Bay. Someone is going around calling himself the Witch Hunter and he makes his debut at the perfect place.

Brice Stanly’s movie premier of The Witching Hour/5(9). This is a small book consisting of a series of articles written by Silvia Federici.

She begins with a summary of her research into the 16th and 17th century witch hunts in Europe and America which killed and tortured thousands of women/5. New Handbook for Witch Hunters Three years after the papal bull was issued, the two inquisitors, Kramer and possibly Sprenger, produced a new handbook for inquisitors on the subject of witches.

Their title was Malleus Maleficarum. The word Maleficarum means harmful magic, or witchcraft, and this manual was to be used to hammer out such practices. The book is divided into three parts, the first being “Treating on the three necessary concomitants of witchcraft which are the Devil, a witch, and the permission of Almighty God”, the second being “Treating on the methods by which the works of witchcraft are wrought and directed, Author: Ancient-Origins.

The Malleus Maleficarum, usually translated as the Hammer of Witches, is the best known and the most thorough treatise on witchcraft. It was written by the discredited Catholic clergyman Heinrich Kramer (under his Latinized name Henricus Institoris) and first published in the German city of Speyer in Language: Latin.

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As well as fresh studies of the well-established topic of witch-hunting, the book also launches an exploration of some of Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

Hunter, aptly named, is a 7th gen (generation) witch hunter for the Malleus Maleficarum Council (MMC), charged with apprehending, binding and often times killing witches.

In Marsden’s book, Shadow Witch, the witches are the bad guys and witch hunters the good ones. Returning home to England, Hunter is approached by Sophie to become a witch hunter/5(85). this was one of the great books in the series that i love. cam and alex discovers that someone who is known as the witch hunter hunts down witches and warlocks including brice stanley.

one of their friends starts to have supernatural powers leading up to the witch hunter following on thier trail. this was a good book but a lil bit too short/5(23). The Shadow Rises is a book about witches and hunters.

Hunter Astley, is a 7th Generation witch and I thoroughly enjoyed listening to the audiobook. I actually found /5. It’s unclear exactly when witches came on the historical scene, but one of the earliest records of a witch is in the Bible in the book of 1 Samuel.

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Witch Hunters are featured in The War on Witches. A demon named Izax gathered the descendants of the Salem jurors in a group and scattered across the country to steal witches' powers using Books of Light made of warlock blood.

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The authors tackle various aspects of the question of. The book is also about 'witch-hunters' in various senses. One chapter explores the 'urban geography' of witch-hunting; another traces Scotland's international connections. A chapter on a witch-hunter ofand the countess who was his intended victim, reveals a new dimension to the much-studied North Berwick witchcraft panic.

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The classical period of witch-hunts in Early Modern Europe and Colonial America took place in the Early Modern period or about tospanning the upheavals of the Reformation and the Thirty Years' War.