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The Black Books of Elverum

The Black Books of Elverum



ISBN: 978-1880090756

Dimensions: 6 x 9 • 176 pgs.

Price: $14.95

In a dusty attic in central Norway, Mary Rustad came upon two ancient  handwritten books of magic used by the common people—practical handbooks  for daily concerns like stopping a toothache, retrieving stolen goods,  and protecting livestock. Contains reproductions of the original, Old  Norwegian pages facing the English translation. Includes an account of a  17th-century Norwegian witch trial.