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Witchcraft and magic in the Nordic Middle Ages

Author: Stephen A Mitchell
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2011.
Series: Middle Ages series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stephen A. Mitchell offers the fullest examination available of witchcraft in late medieval Scandinavia, drawing on extensive sources ranging from the Icelandic sagas to those much less familiar to the nonspecialist: legal cases, church frescoes, law codes, ecclesiastical records, and surviving runic spells.
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Mitchell, Stephen A. (Stephen Arthur), 1951-
Witchcraft and magic in the Nordic Middle Ages.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2010022016
(OCoLC)606785111
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen A Mitchell
ISBN: 9780812203714 0812203712
OCLC Number: 794700632
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 368 pages)
Contents: Witchcraft and the past --
Magic and witchcraft in daily life --
Narrating magic, sorcery, and witchcraft --
Medieval mythologies --
Witchcraft, magic, and the law --
Witchcraft, sorcery, and gender --
Epilogue: the medieval legacy.
Series Title: Middle Ages series.
Responsibility: Stephen A. Mitchell.
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