Pale Hecate's Team: Katharine Briggs: Selected Works

Pale Hecate's Team: Katharine Briggs: Selected Works

by Katharine Briggs
     
 

First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

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First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415291491
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/15/2002
Edition description:
FAC
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1The Witchcraft Inheritance1
2The English Witch Belief16
3The Witchcraft Controversy31
4The Writings of the Learned42
5Witchcraft in Elizabethan Drama59
6The Poetry of Witchcraft: Jacobean77
7The Poetry of Witchcraft in the Later Seventeenth Century94
8The Magicians112
9Tricksters and Quacks131
10Devils and Imps151
11Amateur Magic162
12Fate and Fortune186
13The Question of Robin Hood203
14Some Conclusions218
App. ISome Terms Used in the Writings on Witchcraft and Magic223
App. IIStories Cited in the Course of the Book225
App. IIISome Illustrations of Magical Beliefs240
App. IVSome Spells and Charms, Chiefly from Magical Sources256
App. VTwo Early Psychic Experiences264
A Classified List of Books Consulted, Cited or Quoted267
Index281

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