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Magic and witchcraft in the West : sabbats, Satan and supersitions

Author
Timbers, Frances, author.
Title
Magic and witchcraft in the West : sabbats, Satan and supersitions / Frances Timbers.
Format
Book
Published
Yorkshire : Pen & Sword History, 2019.
©2019
Description
xvii, 202 pages, 16 unnumbered plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Variant title
Magic and witchcraft in the West : sabbats, Satan and superstitions
Spine title
History of magic and witchcraft : sabbats, Satan & superstitions in the west
Notes
Includes bibliographic references ([189]-198) and index.
Contents
  • By seed and root, classical beginnings
  • By bud and stem, medieval menace
  • By branch and leaf, demon logic
  • By life and love, sexual sabbats
  • By flower and fruit, popular culture
  • The circle is cast, ceremonial magic
  • The tree of life and death, persecution through prosecution
  • By the light of the full moon, pagan witchcraft.
Subject headings
Magic--Religious aspects.
Superstition--Religious aspects.
Magic--History--Ancient.
Magic--History--Medieval.
Magic--Social aspects.
Witchcraft--History.
Sabbat--History.
ISBN
9781526731814 (hardback)
1526731819 (hardback)
9781526757630 (paperback)
152675763X (paperback)

Holdings

Library
Columbus - University Library of Columbus
Call Number
BL65.M2 T53 2019
Location
Stacks
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