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Traditional Witchcraft a Cornish Book of Ways - Gemma Gary
 
The much anticipated second edition of Gemma Gary's exposé on the varied beliefs, practices, and powers of the Cornish Craft has arrived, and has been well worth the wait. If, like me, you have voraciously read and reread the first edition--with its pragmatic blend of historical authenticity & sincere innovation--the new and expanded material will not disappoint.

The manuscript has been largely reworked, with many new insights & tid-bits weaved in. Numerous sections have been fleshed out--particularly the Introduction, Bucca, and Compass-Round chapters. I had the benefit of rereading the first edition just a few weeks before the new one arrived, and found that many of my small-yet-
 
 
A Witch's Natural History - Giles Watson
A review by Cheryl Strafffon - Mayn Mamvro Magazine
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