Lives Of The Necromancers: An Account Of The Most Eminent Persons In Successive Ages Who Have Claimed For Themselves Or To Whom Has Been Imputed By Others
1876. Partial list of Contents: Ambitious Nature of Man; Examples of Necromancy and Witchcraft from the Bible; Greece; Rome; Revolution Produced in the History of Necromancy and Witchcraft Upon the Establishment of Christianity; History of Necromancy in the East; Dark Ages of Europe; Communication of Europe and the Saracens; Revival of Letters; and Sanguinary Proceedings Against Witchcraft.
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Review: Lives of the NecromancersUser Review - Dave Holcomb - Goodreads
William Godwin is far less well known to most readers than his daughter Mary, who married Percy Bysshe Shelley and eventually came to write "Frankenstein: A Modern Prometheus". Godwin, however, was no ... Read full review
Review: Lives of the NecromancersUser Review - Peter J. - Goodreads
Godwin takes the reader on a historical tour of the lives, supposed exploits, and often tragic ends of those accused of, or claiming, any magical ability. The scope of this work is broad; ranging from ... Read full review