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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Witchcraft -- Europe.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] H. R. Trevor-Roper.
SeriesHarper torchbooks -- TB 1416
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD247 .T68
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 246 p.
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18952510M

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