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Online Sources: Witches & Witchcraft - General
Book Sources: Witches & Witchcraft - General
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Compendium Maleficarum by
Call Number: BF1565 .G83 1988
The Montague Summers edition
Translated from the Latin.
Demonology and Witchcraft: Letters Addressed to J. G. Lockhart by
Call Number: BF1531 .S5 1970
"... is notable for both its scope (examining social, cultural, medical and psychological factors in peoples' paranormal experiences) and its clear, rational standpoint. Scott explores the influence of Christianity on evolving views of what is classified as 'witchcraft' or 'evil', and he explains the many (often innocuous) meanings of the word 'witch'..."
Magic, Witchcraft, and Ghosts in the Greek and Roman Worlds by
Call Number: BF1591 .O335 2002
...presents three hundred texts in new translations, along with brief but explicit commentaries. Authors include the well known (Sophocles, Herodotus, Plato, Aristotle, Virgil, Pliny) and the less familiar, and extend across the whole of Greco-Roman antiquity.
On Witchcraft : an abridged translation of Johann Weyer's De praestigiis daemonum by
Call Number: BF1565 .W4913 1998
"First published in 1563 at the height of the witchcraft craze, Weyer's De praestigiis daemonum went through four major revisions by 1583... This abridgement by two major Renaissance historians makes it available to a larger audience. Selections generally adhere to those Weyer made for his first German translation of his work. Omitted sections are summarized. "
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