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Operative Witchcraft: Spellwork and Herbcraft in the British Isles

by Nigel Pennick Author

This book covers the history of witchcraft in the British Isles from the Middle Ages to the modern day. With a focus on those practices that are specific to Britain, Nigel Pennick covers real spells, charms and incantations, as well as a variety of herbs, amulates and sigils that were used. He explores witchcraft's relationship with the Christian church and offers advice to current practicioners of Wicca.