By Hans Peter Broedel

Exhibits the Malleus, a truly popular and commonly quoted medieval textual content, to be hugely idiosyncratic, and weird in its principles, even one of the texts of alternative modern witch-theorists. the 1st publication to accommodate the discourse of witchcraft between fifteenth-century theorists in its complete complexity. makes an attempt to appreciate witchcraft as a part of the Malleus' authors' wider highbrow international. indicates how modern students engaged in a full of life debate over the character of witchcraft. another addition to MUP's very hot choice of books on witchcraft.

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