Virago Book Of Witches, The

Shahrukh Husain

Format: Hardback

Publisher: Brown Book Group, Little

Published: 17-10-2019


As with Angela Carter’s Book of Fairy Tales, The Virago Book of Witches will become a perennial favourite. Witches are once again in the ascendancy! Reissued with a new introduction by the editor

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A collection of more than fifty stories about witches from around the world. There are tales of banshees, crones and beauties in disguise from China, Siberia, the Caribbean, Armenia, Portugal and Australia. The characters featured include Italy’s Witch Bea-Witch, Lilith, Kali, and Twitti Glyn Hec. Alluring women, enchantresses, wise old ladies and bewitching women: they are all here and ready to haunt, entice, possess, transform, challenge – and sometimes even to help.

Additional information

Weight 0.42 kg
Dimensions 32 × 136 × 200 mm
Page Count 368