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Title Werewolves, witches, and wandering spirits : traditional belief and folklore in early modern Europe / edited by Kathryn A. Edwards.

Imprint Kirksville, MO : Truman State University Press, c2002.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  398.094 W492 2002    ---  Axe Inventory 2022
Description xxii, 226 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Sixteenth century essays & studies ; v. 62
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : expanding the analysis of traditional belief / Kathryn A. Edwards -- Dangerous spirits : shapeshifting, apparitions, and fantasy in Lorraine witchcraft trials / Robin Briggs -- Living with the dead : ghosts in early modern Bavaria / David Lederer -- Reformed or recycled? : possession and exorcism in the sacramental life of early modern France / Sarah Ferber -- Revisiting El Encubierto : navigating between visions of Heaven and Hell on Earth / Sara T. Nalle -- Worms and the Jews : Jews, magic, and community in seventeenth-century Worms / Dean Phillip Bell -- Asmodea : a nun-witch in eighteenth-century Tuscany / Anne Jacobson Schutte -- When witches became false : seducteurs and credules confront the Paris police at the beginning of the eighteenth century / Ulrike Krampl -- God killed Saul : Heinrich Bullinger and Jacob Ruef on the power of the devil / Bruce Gordon -- Such an impure, cruel, and savage beast : images of the werewolf in demonological works / Nicole Jacques-Lefevre -- Charcot, Freud, and the demons / H.C. Erik Midelfort.
Subject Folklore -- Europe.
Folk literature -- Europe -- History and criticism.
Supernatural.
Witchcraft -- Europe.
Demonology -- Europe.
Added Author Edwards, Kathryn A., 1964-
ISBN 1931112096 (casebound : alk. paper)
9781931112093 (casebound : alk. paper)
1931112088 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781931112086 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. NLGGC 245108335
YDXCP 1913513
NZ1 6720297
AU@ 000023327851
IG# 9781931112093

 
    
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