Irish Witchcraft and Demonology.
Seymour, St John D.
Dublin & London : Hodges, Figgis & Co. and Humphrey Milford, 1913 First edition. Original work has been rebound. Very good duodecimo hardcover in bright green cloth binding without dust jacket. Light wear and minor rubbing to the edges of the boards with light scuffing and slight soiling to the covers. Upper edges of pages are gilded. Fore-edges and lower edges of pages have some foxing. Pages are also lightly browned and slightly stiff, but not at all brittle. 256 pages with index. A work mainly on the history of witchcraft and witches along with the demons they summoned in Ireland focusing on various accounts from chronicles and other records. Includes sections on Dame Alice Kyteler, Florence Newton, the devil's appearance at Damerville, Dr Francis Hutchinson, Mary Butters, and other topics. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 12022)