Salem Witch Trials Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))

Booth, Sally Smith. "The Law and Trial of Witchcraft," pp. 141–67. In The Witches of Early America, New York: Hastings House, 1975.

Describes the laws and procedures involved in the witchcraft trials.

Boyer, Paul and Stephen Nissenbaum, eds. Salem-Village Witchcraft. Belmont, Cal.: Wadsworth Publishing, 1972, 416 p.

Reference work of primary material that contains trial records, sermons, deeds, wills, depositions, petitions, maps, and genealogies.

——. The Salem Witchcraft Papers. 3 vols. New York: Da Capo Press, 1977.


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