Genre

Origins of the Witches' Sabbath

Origins of the Witches' Sabbath
Author : Michael D. Bailey
Publisher : Penn State University Press
Total Pages : 136
Release : 2021-04-15
ISBN 10 : 0271089105
ISBN 13 : 9780271089102
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Origins of the Witches' Sabbath Book Description:

Explores the western European idea of the witches' sabbath, based on translations of five texts dating from the 1430s, and examines how these texts went on to influence conceptions of diabolical witchcraft for centuries to come.

Related Books:

Origins of the Witches' Sabbath
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Michael D. Bailey
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-15 - Publisher: Penn State University Press

Explores the western European idea of the witches' sabbath, based on translations of five texts dating from the 1430s, and examines how these texts went on to i
Male Witches in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Lara Apps
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-05-02 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

This book critiques historians’ assumptions about witch-hunting as well as their explanations for this complex and perplexing phenomenon. It shows that large
Memory, Humanity, and Meaning
Language: en
Pages: 349
Authors: Mihail Neamțu
Categories: Aesthetics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Zeta Books

The Routledge History of Witchcraft
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Johannes Dillinger
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-06 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge History of Witchcraft is a comprehensive and interdisciplinary study of the belief in witches from antiquity to the present day, providing both an
Witchcraft in Continental Europe
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: Brian P. Levack
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-28 - Publisher: Routledge

Witchcraft and magical beliefs have captivated historians and artists for millennia, and stimulated an extraordinary amount of research among scholars in a wide
Ecstasies
Language: en
Pages: 339
Authors: Carlo Ginzburg
Categories: Sabbat
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Pantheon

Weaving early accounts of witchcraft-trial records, ecclesiastical tracts, folklore, and popular iconography-into new and startling patterns, Carlo Ginzburg pre
Witchcraft and Folk Belief in the Age of Enlightenment
Language: en
Pages: 382
Authors: Lizanne Henderson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-08 - Publisher: Springer

Taking an interdisciplinary perspective, Witchcraft and Folk Belief in the Age of Enlightenment represents the first in-depth investigation of Scottish witchcra
Redsine 7
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Trent Jamieson
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

Redsine is a quarterly magazine of dark fantasy
Origins
Language: en
Pages: 992
Authors: Eric Partridge
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-05-23 - Publisher: Routledge

This etymological dictionary gives the origins of some 20,000 items from the modern English vocabulary, discussing them in groups that make clear the connection
The Witch
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Ronald Hutton
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

This book sets the notorious European witch trials in the widest and deepest possible perspective and traces the major historiographical developments of witchcr