[London]: Frederick Muller, . First Edition. Octavo, original black boards titled in gilt on spine panel. 272 pp.,Appendix, Suggested Reading List, Index. Illustrated with 24 pp of black & white plates. Covers slightly bowed, a fine copy in a near fine dust jacket, spine panel just a touch faded, price corner clipped. A nice copy. Item #312330
¶ Ronald Holmes sets out to show the role of witchcraft throughout British history, showing how it has affected the development of the nation and shaped the laws and political upheavals. When Holmes strays from the facts and goes on to his own theories, they range from the possible to the peculiar.