Compendium Maleficarum, Volume 2

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Kessinger Publishing, Jan 1, 2003 - Religion - 232 pages
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Showing the iniquitous and execrable operation of the witches against the human race and the divine remedies by which they may be frustrated. One of the works which was a leading witchcraft handbook of its day. It was used as a guide by the authorities of the church and lawyers in the definition of witchcraft, and prosecution and punishment. Illustrated.

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Review: Compendium Maleficarum: The Montague Summers Edition

User Review  - Phil Slattery - Goodreads

One of the influential books of western civilization. This was the book used by the Inquisition and jurists to determine who was a witch in Europe during the witch trials. Definitely for the historian or horror specialist. Read full review

Review: Compendium Maleficarum: The Montague Summers Edition

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

The text was very interesting, I think what most detracted from it was the mindset of the author (And translator) in regards to the subject matter. There is definitely a Catholic bias that is ... Read full review

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