The Decline of Magic: Britain in the Enlightenment

The Decline of Magic: Britain in the Enlightenment Michael Hunter, Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 2020 The English ...
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Roman gravestone at the British Museum

June Miscellany

June Miscellany Upcoming Events Rituals of Hidden Rubbish - I July 2021 - by Wayne Perkins Items of Interest Prehistoric ...
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Paternoster, St Mary's, Lindsell

May Miscellany

May Miscellany Upcoming Events Historic Graffiti in London Churches Items of Interest Ghosts, Hanging and Witch Marks at Spooky Derby ...
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A group of masons’ marks from a canal tunnel in Bath.

A group of masons’ marks from a canal tunnel in Bath. Kennet and Avon canal tunnel, under Cleveland House and ...
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Covid Memorial Wall, Southbank, London (credit: Jasmina Lijesevic)

April Miscellany

April Miscellany Items of Interest Bronze Age slab found in France in oldest 3D Map in Europe From Twitter One ...
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The Routledge History of Medieval Magic

The Routledge History of Medieval Magic The Routledge History of Medieval Magic Sophie Page & Catherine Rider (Eds) Routledge 2019 ...
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Post-mill, Kings College Chapel, Cambridge

March Miscellany

March Miscellany Items of Interest Ancient Christian Runes in Egyptian Monastery The Myth of Medieval Paganism Graffiti Survey Results from ...
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A Supernatural War: Magic, Divination, and Faith during the First World War

A Supernatural War: Magic, Divination, and Faith during the First World War A Supernatural War: Magic, Divination, and Faith during ...
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February Miscellany

February Miscellany Items of Interest Prison Graffiti in Italy Home Protection the Folklore Way: Apotropaic Magic Workmen graffiti in Helensburgh ...
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St Dunstan’s, Snargate, Kent

St Dunstan's, Snargate, Kent In 2018 the Kent Medieval Graffiti Survey undertook the graffiti survey of the 14 medieval churches ...
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Aspects of Anglo-Saxon Magic

Aspects of Anglo-Saxon Magic Aspects of Anglo-Saxon Magic, Bill Griffiths, 1996; reprinted 2012. An immersive and joyously erudite foray into ...
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Hopital des Pelerin, Pons, France (2/2)

Hopital des Pelerin, Pons, France (2/2) Interior The interior of the pilgrims' hospital consists of a wide open hall with ...
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