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A Guide to the Salem Witchcraft Hysteria of 1692

By: Brown, David C.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: David C. Brown: 1988

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2261937


2nd printing. Surface tear and faint stain on front wrapper, page ridges lightly foxed. 1988 Trade Paperback. x, 132 pp. The following work has been written to afford those visiting the Salem environs a means of acquainting themselves with the physical remains of the outbreak of witchcraft in Essex County in 1692. It is not intended to shed fundamentally new light of the events of that year; rather, it should serve to sketch the history of the era and integrate that hist... View more info

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Candle Magic: A Coveted Collection of Spells, Rituals & Magical Paradigms

By: Cooper. Phillip

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Samuel Weiser, Inc.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2261003


First edition. A nice copy. 2000 Trade Paperback. xi, 163 pp. This book has everything you need to begin your exploration into the fascinating world of flame and wax. Using Cooper's techniques for training your mind and working with the energy of candles, you can change your life and help others. View more info

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Entertaining Satan: Witchcraft and the Culture of Early New England

By: Demos, John Putnam

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2200332


2nd printing. 1983 Trade Paperback. xiv, 543 pp. Winner of the Bancroft Prize. John Putnam Demos present[s] an entirely new perspective on American witchcraft. By investigating the surviving historical documents of over a hundred actual witchcraft cases, he vividly recreate[s] the world of New England during the witchcraft trials and [brings] to light fascinating information on the role of witchcraft in early American culture. Keywords: WITCHCRAFT WITCHES WITCH OCCULT CE... View more info

Die Weisen Frauen: Die Hexen und ihr Heilwissen

By: Golowin, Sergius

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Sphinx Verlag Basel: 1983

Seller ID: 1523103


Lightly rubbed. 1983 Trade Paperback. 406 pp. German-language study of witchcraft. View more info

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The Horoscope: A Quarterly Review of Astrology and Occult Science, Vol. II, Oct. 1903 - July, 1904 [Volume 2, Nos. 5-8]

By: Ireton, Rollo (Editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: W. Foulsham & Co.: 1904

Seller ID: 1853570


Boards a bit rubbed, front & end matter foxed, a few text pages foxed. 1904 Hard Cover. 256 pp. Original green cloth, gilt titles & decorations, gilt top page ridge. The second volume of the journal of astrology and occult science, including all four quarterly issues from October 1903 - July 1904. Articles include: Notes of the Quarter by Rollo Ireton; The Case of Sophia Hickman by Sepharial; Dreams by Walter K. Lewis; Debatable Ground: Cuspal Distances by Sepharial; Hor... View more info

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Witchcraft in France and Switzerland: The Borderlands during the Reformation

By: Monter, E. William

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200439


First edition. 1976 Hard Cover. 232 pp. 8vo. A history of the rise and decline of witch-hunting along the French-Swiss frontier during the Reformation, based on primary documentary sources, and describing the intellectual climate that encouraged such persecution. Includes discussion of popular beliefs and official views on werewolves, cures and other topics, and compares the witch hunts in this area to those in the rest of Europe. View more info

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The History of Witchcraft and Demonology (The History of Civilization Series: Subject Histories)

By: Summers, Montague; Ogden, C.K.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1926

Seller ID: 2073610


Spine faded, faint stain on rear board. 1926 Hard Cover. xv, 353 pp., 4-page terminal publisher ad lists other titles in series. 8vo. Includes 8 plates. Bibliography and index follow text. View more info

Image for Possessed: Women, Witches, and Demons in Imperial Russia

Possessed: Women, Witches, and Demons in Imperial Russia

By: Worobec, Christine D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197807


First edition. 2001 Hard Cover. xv, 288 pp. 9 1/4 x 6 3/8. 8vo. First edition. Women known as 'shriekers' howled, screamed, convulsed, and tore their clothes. Believed to be possessed by devils, these central figures in a cultural drama known as klikushestvo stirred various reactions among those who encountered them. While sympathetic monks and peasants tended to shelter the shriekers, others analyzed, diagnosed, and objectified them. The Russian Orthodox Church played a... View more info