Early Modern Witches
Witchcraft Cases in Contemporary Writing
By (author) Marion Gibson
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Early Modern Witches by Marion Gibson
Book DescriptionThis collection of pamphlets describes fifteen English witchcraft cases in detail, vividly recreating events to give the reader the illusion of actually being present at witchcraft accusations, trials and hangings. But how much are we victims of literary manipulation by these texts? The pamphlets are presented in annotated format, to allow the reader to decide. Some of the texts appear in print for the first time in three centuries, whilst others are newly edited to give a clearer picture of sources.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415215800
(234mm x 156mm x 19mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 16-Nov-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Marion Gibson
Shakespeare's Demonology, Paperback (December 2016)
This volume in the long-running and acclaimed "Shakespeare Dictionary" series is a detailed, critical reference work examining all aspects of magic, good and evil, across Shakespeare's works. Topics covered include the representation of fairies, witches, ghosts, devils and spirits.
Possession, Puritanism and Print, Paperback (January 2016)
Tells a story of injustice and passionate resistance to religious persecution in the last years of Queen Elizabeth's reign. Through an analysis of a sensational series of demonic possessions and exorcisms, this book highlights the existence of controversies in print in the late Elizabethan period of the kind that would one day lead to civil war.
Imagining the Pagan Past, Hardback (January 2013)» View all books by Marion Gibson
This title explores stories of Britain's pagan history. These tales have been characterized by gods and fairies, folklore and magic. The book shows how important these stories are to the history of British culture, taking the reader on a lively tour from prehistory to the present.
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