For the first time in English, Michael Ostling tells the story of the imagined Polish witches, showing how ordinary peasant-women got caught in webs of suspicion and accusation, finally confessing under torture to the most heinous of crimes.Grzegorz Klecha married a a#39;sweethearta#39; at Bald Mountain named Jaskowa (a feminization of the traditional Jas). ... He responded: a#39;aTsk, dona#39;t worry, I am still alive to youa, and he appeared to me in the shape of my husband, because I loved ... some other trials suggest that demonic sex was not always an elite imposition, not always forced or unpleasant, nor was sex with a devil always sex with the Devil.
|Title||:||Between the Devil and the Host|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2011-11-03|