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An historical and critical account of the life and writings of James I. king ... - Page 40
by William Harris - 1772 - 255 pages
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Bridgewater in the Later Days: Being a Succeeding Volume to "The Ancient ...

Arthur Herbert Powell - Bridgwater (England) - 1908 - 295 pages
...entertaine or employ, feede or reward, any evill or wicked spirit, to or for any intent or purpose ; or take up any dead man, woman, or child, out of his,...their grave, or any other place where the dead body resteth, or the skin, bone, or other part of any dead person, to be employed or used in any manner...
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The Witchcraft Delusion in Colonial Connecticut, 1647-1697

John Metcalf Taylor - Connecticut - 1908 - 172 pages
...with, entertain, employ, feed or reward any evil and wicked spirit to or for any intent or purpose, or take up any dead man, woman, or child out of his,...their grave, or any other place where the dead body resteth or the skin, bone, or any part of any dead person, to be employed or used in any manner of...
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The Tragedy of Macbeth

William Shakespeare - 1910 - 210 pages
...practise any invocation of an evil spirit; or consult with, covenant with, or reward any evil spirit; or take up any dead man, woman, or child, out of his or her grave, or the skin, bone, or any other part of any dead person, to be used in any manner of...
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Studies in the History of Religions

David Gordon Lyon, George Foot Moore - Mythology - 1912 - 373 pages
...statute of 1604 (not found in the Elizabethan law) imposing the death penalty on any one who shall "take up any dead man, woman, or child out of his, her, or theire grave, or any other place where the dead bodie resteth, or the skin, bone, or any other parte...
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Witchcraft in England, 1558-1618

Barbara Rosen - History - 1969 - 407 pages
...with, entertain, employ, feed, or reward any evil and wicked spirit to or for any intent or purpose; or take up any dead man, woman, or child out of his,...their grave, or any other place where the dead body resteth, or the skin, bone, or any other part of any dead person, to be employed or used in any manner...
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Princes and Peoples: France and the British Isles, 1620-1714: An Anthology ...

Margaret Lucille Kekewich - History - 1994 - 257 pages
...with, entertain, employ, feed, or reward any evil and wicked spirit to or for any intent or purpose; or take up any dead man, woman, or child out of his,...their grave, or any other place where the dead body resteth, or the skin, bone, or any other part of any dead person, to be employed or used in any manner...
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Witches and Jesuits: Shakespeare's Macbeth

Garry Wills - Mathematics - 1995 - 223 pages
...just one year before the Powder Treason, added to the witchcraft laws a decree of death for those who take up any dead man, woman, or child out of his, her, or their grave or any other place [like a battlefield] where the dead body resteth — or the skin, bone, or any other part of any dead...
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Instruments of Darkness: Witchcraft in Early Modern England

James Sharpe - History - 1997 - 364 pages
...with, employ, feed or rewatd any evil and wicked spitit to or for any intent or purpose', and also 'to take up any dead man, woman or child out of his, her...or their grave, or any other place where the dead hody resterh, or the skin, hone or any other patt of any dead person' with the intent of using them...
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Dead Hands: Fictions of Agency, Renaissance to Modern

Katherine Rowe - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 267 pages
...new offense added to James Is 1604 Statute. The 1604 Statute defines the offense as follows: [Taking] up any dead man, woman, or child out of his, her,...their grave, or any other place where the dead body resteth, or the skin, bone, or any other part of any dead person, to be employed or used in any manner...
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The Renaissance in Europe: A Reader

Keith Whitlock - History - 2000 - 374 pages
...Scalpes'. This was contrary to another item in the 1604 Statute which declared it a felony to 'take up anie dead man, woman or child out of his, her, or their grave, or anie other place where the bodie resteth, or the skin, bone or anie other part of anie dead person,...
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