A treatise against vvitchcraft: or A dialogue, wherein the greatest doubts concerning that sinne, are briefly answered a Sathanicall operation in the witchcraft of all times is truly prooued: the moste precious preseruatiues against such euils are shewed: very needful to be knowen of all men, but chiefly of the masters and fathers of families, that they may learn the best meanes to purge their houses of all vnclean spirits, and wisely to auoide the dreadfull impieties and greate daungers which come by such abhominations. Hereunto is also added a short discourse, containing the most certen meanes ordained of God, to discouer, expell, and to confound all the Sathanicall inuentions of witchcraft and sorcerie. Treatise against witchcraft.

Title

A treatise against vvitchcraft: or A dialogue, wherein the greatest doubts concerning that sinne, are briefly answered a Sathanicall operation in the witchcraft of all times is truly prooued: the moste precious preseruatiues against such euils are shewed: very needful to be knowen of all men, but chiefly of the masters and fathers of families, that they may learn the best meanes to purge their houses of all vnclean spirits, and wisely to auoide the dreadfull impieties and greate daungers which come by such abhominations. Hereunto is also added a short discourse, containing the most certen meanes ordained of God, to discouer, expell, and to confound all the Sathanicall inuentions of witchcraft and sorcerie. Treatise against witchcraft.

Author

Holland, Henry, 1555 or 6-1603.

Date

1590

Place of Publication

Cambridge

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Languages

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Editorial Practice

Dedication signed: Henr. Holland. Signatures: A-L⁴. "A short discourse shewing the most certen and principal meanes ordeined of God to discouer, expell, and to confound all the Sathanicall inuentions of witchcraft and sorcerie" has separate divisional title page on H4v and separate pagination starting on I1r; register is continuous. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

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Identifiers
  • OTA: A03468
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A03468
  • DLPS: A03468
  • STC: STC 13590
  • STC: ESTC S104153
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99839892
  • PROQUEST: 99839892
  • VID: 4352