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witch-cult in Western Europe.

Margaret Alice Murray

witch-cult in Western Europe.

by Margaret Alice Murray

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Witchcraft -- Great Britain.,
  • Ethnology.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesOxford paperbacks
    The Physical Object
    Pagination303 p. ;
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21345230M

    The Witch-Cult in Western Europe was the first book in which Margaret Murray developed her controversial literal interpretation of the Witch trial evidence. This work is of importance because it is a source-book of the Witch trials, with extensive quotes from the original documents, presented in the original Elizabethan English, French and German. THE WITCH-CULT IN WESTERN EUROPE A Study in Anthropology BY MARGARET ALICE MURRAY. OXFORD AT THE CLARENDON PRESS Oxford University Press London Edinburgh Glasgow Copenhagen New York Toronto Melbourne Cape Town Bombay Calcutta Madras Shanghai Humphrey Milford Publisher to the University.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Murray, Margaret Alice. Witch-cult in Western Europe. New York: Barnes & Noble Books, (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Murray, Margaret Alice. Witch-cult in Western Europe. Oxford, Clarendon Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type.

      The Witch-Cult in Western Europe.A Study in Margaret Alice Murray. (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ) There is no task for the historian so difficult as really to re-think the thoughts of the past, especially when these thoughts assume a form which modern knowledge discredits. Few, indeed, are the historians capable of such a task, and among . Murray's Witch Cult in Western Europe , written during a period she was unable to do field work in Egypt, laid out the essential elements of her thesis that a common pattern of underground pagan resistance to the Christian Church existed across Europe.


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To this day it still arouses fierce debate among the Neopagan intellegensia. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top The witch-cult in Western Europe: a study in anthropology Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This : The Witch Cult in Western Europe PREFACE 2 unpublished trials among the Edinburgh Justiciary Records and also in the Guernsey Greffe.

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The Witch-Cult in Western Europe is a anthropological book by Margaret Murray, on The witch-cult hypothesis. A now largely discredited discredited theory that the witch trials of the Early Modern period were an attempt to suppress a pre-Christian, pagan religion that had survived the Christianisation of : Apps Publisher.

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The Witch-Cult in Western Europe was the first book in which Margaret Murray developed her controversial literal interpretation of the Witch trial evidence.

This work is of importance because it is a source-book of the Witch trials, with extensive quotes from the original documents, presented in the original Elizabethan English, French and German/5(6). The Witch-cult in Western Europe: A Study in Anthropology. Written by. Margaret Murray. Genre. as the cult appears to have been the same throughout Western Europe.

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"The mass of existing material on the subject is so great that I have not attempted to make a survey of the whole of European witchcraft, but have confined myself to an intensive study of the cult in Great Britain."--PrefPages:   The Witch-cult in Western Europe: A Study in Anthropology by Margaret Alice MurrayCited by: Murray's Witch Cult in Western Europewritten during a period she was unable to do field work in Egypt, laid out the essential elements of her thesis that a common pattern of underground pagan resistance to the Christian Church existed across Europe/5(10).

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