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  • Recent Publications (to Summer 2010)

Overviews, Surveys, Comparative and Theoretical Work

Akasoy, Anna, Charles Burnett, and Ronit Yoeli-Tlalim, eds. Astro-Medicine: Astrology and Medicine, East and West. Florence, 2008.
Breuer, Heidi. Crafting the Witch: Gendering Magic in Medieval and Early Modern England. New York, 2009.
Cameron, Euan. Enchanted Europe: Superstition, Reason, and Religion, 1250– 1750. Oxford, 2010.
Corcos, Christian A., ed. Law and Magic: A Collection of Essays. Durham, N.C., 2010.
DeRosa, Robin. The Making of Salem: The Witch Trials in History, Fiction, and Tourism. Jefferson, N.C., 2009.
Dienst, Heide, ed. Hexenforschung aus österreichischen Ländern. Berlin, 2009.
Djurdjevic, Gordan. “Solve et Coagula: Attitudes Toward the Ambrosial Aspects of Human Seed in Certain Yogic Traditions and in the Sexual Magick of Aleister Crowley.” Aries: Journal for the Study of Western Esotericism 10 (2010): 85–106.
Hutton, Ronald. Blood and Mistletoe: The History of the Druids in Britain. New Haven, Conn., 2009.
Knight, Stephen. Merlin: Knowledge and Power Through the Ages. Ithaca, N.Y., 2009.
Larrington, Carolyne. King Arthur’s Enchantresses: Morgan and Her Sisters in Arthurian Tradition. London, 2006.
Pavlac, Brian A. Witch Hunts in the Western World: Persecution and Punishment from the Inquisition through the Salem Trials. Westport, Conn., 2009.
Ralley, Robert. Magic: A Beginner’s Guide. Oxford, 2010.
Voltmer, Rita. Hexen: Wissen was Stimmt. Freiburg im/Br., 2008.

Ancient and Classical World

Frangoulidis, Stavros. Witches, Isis and Narrative: Approaches to Magic in Apuleius’ Metamorphoses. Trends in Classics—Supplementary Volumes 2. Berlin and New York, 2008.
Gnoli, Gherardo, and Antonio Panaino, eds. Kayd: Studies in the History of [End Page 261] Mathematics, Astronomy, and Astrology in Memory of David Pingree. Rome, 2009.
Gordon, Richard L., and Francisco Marco Simón, eds. Magical Practice in the Latin West. Leiden 2010.
Görke, Susanne. Das Ritual der Aštu (CTH 490): Rekonstruktion und Tradition eines hurritisch-hethitischen Rituals aus Boğazköy/Hattuša. Leiden, 2010.
Viega, Paula Alexandra da Silva. Health and Medicine in Ancient Egypt: Magic and Science. Oxford, 2009.

Late Antiquity and Medieval Europe

Aune, David E. Apocalypticism, Prophecy, and Magic in Early Christianity. Grand Rapids, Mich., 2008.
Blumenfeld-Kosinski, Renate. “The Strange Case of Ermine de Reims (c. 1347–1396): A Medieval Woman between Demons and Saints.” Speculum 85 (2010): 321–56.
Collins, David J. “Albertus, Magnus or Magus? Magic, Natural Philosophy, and Religious Reform in the Late Middle Ages.” Renaissance Quarterly 63 (2010): 1–44.
DeVun, Leah. Prophecy, Alchemy, and the End of Time: John of Rupescissa in the Late Middle Ages. New York, 2009.
Doggett, Laine E. Love Cures: Healing and Love Magic in Old French Romance. University Park, Pa., 2009.
Hersperger, Patrick. Kirche, Magic und “Aberglaube”: Supersitio in der Kanonistik des 12. und 13. Jahrhunderts. Cologne, 2010.
Seller, Fabio. Scientia astrorum: La fondazione epistemological dell’astrologie in Pietro d’Abano. Naples, 2009.

Early Modern Europe

Black, Christopher F. The Italian Inquisition. New Haven, Conn., 2009.
Brulé, André. Sorciers et guérisseurs à Metz et en pays messin, XVIe et XVIIe siècles. Paris, 2009.
Davies, S. F., ed., the Discovery of Witches and Witchcraft: The Writings of the Witchfinders, Matthew Hopkins and John Sterne. Brighton, U.K., 2007.
Dillinger, Johannes. “Evil People”: A Comparative Study of Witch Hunts in Swabian Austria and the Electorate of Trier, trans. Laura Stokes. Charlottesville, Va., 2009.
Friesen, Ryan Curtis. Supernatural Fictions in Early Modern Drama and Culture. Brighton, U.K., 2010.
Gifford, George. A Dialogue Concerning Witches and Witchcrafts, ed. S. F. Davies. Brighton, U.K., 2007. [End Page 262]
Göttler, Christopher, and Wolfgang Neuber, eds. Spirits Unseen: The Representation of Subtle Bodies in Early Modern Culture. Leiden, 2008.
Gross, Barbara. Hexerie in Minden: Zur sozialen Logik von Hexereiverdachtigungen und Hexenprozessen 1584–1684. Münster, 2009.
Henningsen, Gustav. “The Witches’ Flying and the Spanish Inquisitors, or How to Explain (Away) the Impossible.” Folklore 120 (2009): 57–74.
Hille, Iris. Der Teufelspakt im frühneuzeitlichen Verhörsprotokollen: Standardisierung und Reginalisierung im Frühneuhochdeutschen. Berlin, 2009.
Knutsen, Gunnar W. Servants of Satan and Masters of Demons: The Spanish Inquisition’s Trials for Superstition, Valencia and Barcelona, 1478–1700. Turnhout, 2009.
Linton, Stanton J., ed. Mystical Metal of Gold: Essays on Alchemy and Renaissance Culture. New York, 2007...

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Additional Information

ISSN
1940-5111
Print ISSN
1556-8547
Pages
pp. 261-265
Launched on MUSE
2010-12-02
Open Access
No
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