Witchcraft, Magic and Culture, 1736-1951
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Most studies of witchcraft and magic have been concerned with the era of the witch trials, a period that officially came to an end in Britain with the passing of the Witchcraft Act of 1736. But the majority of people continued to fear witches and put their faith in magic. Owen Davies here traces the history of witchcraft and magic from 1736 to 1951, when the passing of the...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published September 11th 1999 by Manchester University Press
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