The witch-finder

by Mary Rayner

Publisher: Macmillan in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 127 Downloads: 534
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StatementMary Rayner.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.R2315 Wi
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5255064M
ISBN 100333179218
LC Control Number75328178
OCLC/WorldCa1863895

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Witch Finder book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. London. In the slums of Spitalfields apprentice blacksmith Luke /5. He's a witch finder. She's hiding her mother, who was condemned as a witch.

It's hard to find romantic conflict deeper than that. My one quibble with this book is that the characters seem to overcome that conflict a bit too easily.

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Gifford skillfully wove the facts into her book without overwhelming the romance. Kudos!/5(10). Witchfinder by Andrew Williams is an outstanding book. It’s a fictional account of the witch hunt for further moles in the British secret services after the defection of Kim Philby.

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The Vengeance of the Witch Finder book. Lewis and Uncle Jonathan have traveled to England to visit family at the Barnavelt Manor, much to Lewis's delight--he hasn't visited family outside of America before. Lewis becomes friends with the housekeeper's son, Bertie, and as the two boys explore the manor's garden maze, Lewis accidentally unleashes demonic forces that summon the ghost of an evil.

Witch Finder book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Within the shadows of the grim medieval Old World, the sinister agents 4/5. John Bellairs is best known as the author of fifteen gothic mystery novels for young adults, plus four similar works completed by Brad Strickland after Bellairs's death.

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A second posthumous Bellairs adventure (see Ghost in the Mirror, p. ), again seamlessly completed by the author of Dragon's Plunder () and other fantasies. When Lewis Barnevelt and his uncle Jonathan (last met in The Letter, the Witch and the Ring, ) stop over at the family manor in Sussex during a tour of Europe, Lewis accidentally releases a malevolent spirit, imprisoned since the.

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Matthew Hopkins (c. – 12 August ) was an English witch-hunter whose career flourished during the English Civil claimed to hold the office of Witchfinder General, although that title was never bestowed by activities mainly took place in East Anglia.

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Witch Finder Book 1. Ruth Warburton. • 2 Ratings; His final test is to pick a name at random from the Book of Witches, a name he must track down and kill within a month, or face death himself.

Luke picks out sixteen-year-old Rosa Greenwood, a witch-girl living in rapidly fading grandeur on the west side of town. She's the last.

The books were released in English a bit late, fromwith Danusia Stok translating the first two and David French taking over duties for the third book.

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search results for this author. Ruth Warburton (Author) out of 5 stars 32 ratings. Book 1 of 2 in the Witch Finder Series. See all 3 formats and editions Hide Reviews: About The Vengeance of the Witch-Finder. Something evil has taken over Lewis Barnavelt and his uncle are in England, visiting a cousin at Barnavelt Manor.

Lewis quickly becomes friends with the housekeeper’s son, and as the two boys explore a garden maze, Lewis accidentally unleashes demonic forces that summon the ghost of an evil wizard bent on destroying his entire family.

The Last Witchfinder tells of one woman's heroic quest to overturn the Parliamentary Witchcraft Act of Set in Restoration England and the American provinces, James Morrow's historical epic is a meticulously researched and richly detailed narrative of sorcery, science, and the sea change from the witch-hunting era to the Age of Reason.

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Matthew Hopkins, Witch-Finder General by Ellen Castelow. The kingdoms of Scotland and England were united inwhen King James VI of Scotland also became James I of England. James certainly had a strange fascination with all things associated with the occult: shortly after assuming the throne, he released his best-selling book.About Witchfinder Omnibus Volume 1.

The collected adventures of England’s greatest occult investigator! When the man called the Witchfinder becomes an agent of the Queen, he is led from the sparkling echelons of Victorian London to its dark underbelly, through the American West, and to explore the mysteries of Unland!The books have been adapted into a film, two television series (The Hexer and The Witcher), a trilogy of video games (The Witcher, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt), and a graphic novel series.

The series of novels is known as the Witcher Saga. The short stories and novels have been translated into numerous.