The Resource Wonders of the invisible world 1600-1900, editor Peter Benes ; associate editor Jane Montague Benes

Wonders of the invisible world 1600-1900, editor Peter Benes ; associate editor Jane Montague Benes

Label
Wonders of the invisible world 1600-1900
Title
Wonders of the invisible world 1600-1900
Statement of responsibility
editor Peter Benes ; associate editor Jane Montague Benes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MAH
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • F1
  • G550
LC item number
  • .D824 1992
  • .W66 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife
  • Benes, Peter
  • Benes, Jane Montague
  • Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife
Series statement
Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife annual proceedings
Series volume
1992
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Witchcraft
  • Magic
  • Indians of North America
  • African Americans
  • Divination
  • Folklore
  • Sorcellerie
  • Volksglaube
  • New England
  • Nouvelle-Angleterre
  • Neuengland
Label
Wonders of the invisible world 1600-1900, editor Peter Benes ; associate editor Jane Montague Benes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction and commentary / David D. Hall -- Missionaries and magicians : the Jesuit encounter with Native American shamans on New England's colonial frontier / Robert Moss -- Black arts and black magic : Yankee accommodations to African religion / William D. Piersen -- African-American spiritual beliefs : an archaeological testimony from the slave quarter / M. Drake Patten -- Chaste and unchaste covenants : witchcraft and sex in early modern culture / Richard Godbeer -- Witchcraft in Montreal and Quebec during the French regime, 1600-1760 : an essay on the survival of French mentalité in colonial Canada / Hervé Gagnon -- The smiles and frowns of providence / Ross W. Beales Jr. -- "Hill-diggers" and "hell-raisers" : treasure hunting and the supernatural in old and New England / W.R. Jones -- "The true spiritual seed" : sectarian religion and the persistence of the occult in eighteenth-century New England / John L. Brooke -- Fortunetellers, wise men, and magical healers in New England, 1644-1850 / Peter Benes
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
160 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33036295
  • (OCoLC)ocm33036295
Label
Wonders of the invisible world 1600-1900, editor Peter Benes ; associate editor Jane Montague Benes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction and commentary / David D. Hall -- Missionaries and magicians : the Jesuit encounter with Native American shamans on New England's colonial frontier / Robert Moss -- Black arts and black magic : Yankee accommodations to African religion / William D. Piersen -- African-American spiritual beliefs : an archaeological testimony from the slave quarter / M. Drake Patten -- Chaste and unchaste covenants : witchcraft and sex in early modern culture / Richard Godbeer -- Witchcraft in Montreal and Quebec during the French regime, 1600-1760 : an essay on the survival of French mentalité in colonial Canada / Hervé Gagnon -- The smiles and frowns of providence / Ross W. Beales Jr. -- "Hill-diggers" and "hell-raisers" : treasure hunting and the supernatural in old and New England / W.R. Jones -- "The true spiritual seed" : sectarian religion and the persistence of the occult in eighteenth-century New England / John L. Brooke -- Fortunetellers, wise men, and magical healers in New England, 1644-1850 / Peter Benes
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
160 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33036295
  • (OCoLC)ocm33036295

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