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Early Modern Witches Witchcraft Cases in Contemporary Writing

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ISBN-10: 0415215803

ISBN-13: 9780415215800

Edition: 2000

Authors: Marion Gibson

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This collection of pamphlets describes 15 English witchcraft cases in detail. The pamphlets are presented in annotated format, to allow readers to decide whether they are a victim of literary manipulation.
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List price: $49.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 11/16/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 6.22" wide x 9.29" long x 0.94" tall
Weight: 1.342
Language: English

Nathalie Vienne-Guerrin is Professor in the English department of theUniversity of Montpellier III Paul Val�ry, France.Marion Gibson is Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Exeter, UK. Her publications include Reading Witchcraft (Routledge, 1999), Possession, Puritanism and Print (Pickering and Chatto, 2006) and Witchcraft Myths in American Culture (Routledge, 2007).

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The Examination and Confession of certaine Wytches (1566)
The Examination of John Walsh (1566)
A Rehearsall both straung and true (1579)
A Detection of damnable driftes (1579)
A brief treatise (1579)
A true and just Recorde (1582)
The severall factes of Witch-crafte (1585)
The Apprehension and confession of three notorious Witches (1589)
A Most Wicked worke of a wretched Witch (1592)
'A memoriall of certaine most notorious witches' (1595)
'The severall practises of Johane Harrison and her daughter' (1606)
The Witches of Northamptonshire (1612)
The Wonderfull Discoverie of Witches (1612)
Witches Apprehended (1613)
The Wonderful Discovery of the Witchcrafts of Margaret and Phillip Flower (1619)
The wonderfull discoverie of Elizabeth Sawyer, a Witch (1621)
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