Witchcraft and Magic in the Nordic Middle Ages
Stephen A. Mitchell
384 pages | 6 x 9 | 12 illus
Cloth 2010 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4290-4 | $49.95 | £32.50
A volume in the Middle Ages Series
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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