Witchcraft and Magic in Ireland

This is the first academic overview of witchcraft and popular magic in Ireland and spans the medieval to the modern period. Based on a wide range of un-used and under-used primary source material, and taking account of denominational difference between Catholic and Protestant, it provides a detailed account of witchcraft trials and accusation.

This is the first academic overview of witchcraft and popular magic in Ireland and spans the medieval to the modern period. Based on a wide range of un-used and under-used primary source material, and taking account of denominational difference between Catholic and Protestant, it provides a detailed account of witchcraft trials and accusation.

 

See also: Witchcraft and Demonology in South-West England, 1640-1789

Published Year

2015

Page Count

221

ISBN

9780230302723

Author

Andrew Sneddon

Publisher

Palgrave Macmillan