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Witchcraft persecutions in Bavaria

Wolfgang Behringer

Witchcraft persecutions in Bavaria

popular magic, religious zealotry, and reason of state in early modern Europe

by Wolfgang Behringer

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bavaria (Germany),
  • Germany,
  • Bavaria
    • Subjects:
    • Trials (Witchcraft) -- Germany -- Bavaria -- History,
    • Witchcraft -- Germany -- Bavaria -- History,
    • Bavaria (Germany) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [416]-456) and index.

      StatementWolfgang Behringer ; translated by J.C. Grayson and David Lederer.
      SeriesPast and present publications
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBF1583 .B4413 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 476 p. :
      Number of Pages476
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1004140M
      ISBN 100521482585
      LC Control Number96043846

      Queen Elizabeth issued a statute against witchcraft. Johan Weyer wrote De Praestigiis Daemonum. This book described his belief that witches were just mentally disturbed old women and that it was the belief in witches which was caused by Satan. He was forced to leave the Netherlands and his book was denounced by Jean Bodin. Witchcraft in Europe A Documentary History. 2nd ed. Middle Ages Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, " The Witch Persecutions at Bamberg," pp. , in E. William Monter, ed. European Witchcraft, Major Issues in History.


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Grayson (Translator), David Lederer (Translator) List Price: $ Hardcover: pages Publisher: Cambridge University Press; ISBN: ; (February ) — VED. ♥ Book Title: Witchcraft Persecutions in Bavaria ♣ Name Author: Wolfgang Behringer ∞ Launching: Info ISBN Link: ⊗ Detail ISBN code: ⊕ Number Pages: Total sheet ♮ News id: lBKnMBti2GEC Download File Start Reading.Trial records include those for the trial of Dr.

Dietrich Flade, a city judge and one of the highest-ranking victims of the persecutions; and those for the trial of Sister Maria Renata Sänger, subprioress of a convent, executed for witchcraft as late as According to witch-hunters during the height of the witch trials, a witches’ mark (also called a Devil’s mark or a witches’ teat) was sufficient indication that an individual was a witch.

Identified witches’ marks may have been just moles, scars, birthmarks, skin tags, supernumerary nipples, natural blemishes or insensitive patches of skin.