Urban Magic in Early Modern Spain

Drawing on the graphic and revealing evidence recorded by the different courts in early modern Saragossa, this book captures the spirit of an age when religious faith vied for people’s hearts and minds with centuries-old beliefs in witchcraft and superstition.

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Drawing on the graphic and revealing evidence recorded by the different courts in early modern Saragossa, Urban Magic in Early Modern Spain by Maria Tausiet captures the spirit of an age when religious faith vied for people’s hearts and minds with centuries-old beliefs in witchcraft and superstition.

 

See also: The Cambridge History of Magic and Witchcraft in the West

Published Year

2013

Page Count

254

ISBN

9781349470310

Author

Maria Tausiet

Publisher

Palgrave Macmillan