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Witchcraft and Belief in Early Modern Scotland (Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic)

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This book is a collection of essays on Scottish witchcraft. Unlike most such works, it concentrates on witchcraft beliefs rather than witch-hunting. It ranges widely across areas of popular belief, culture, and ritual practice, as well as dealing with intellectual life and incorporating regional and comparative elements. The editors were members of the team responsible for
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Hardcover, 256 pages
Published January 15th 2008 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published December 4th 2007)
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