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counterspells

Jacqueline Simpson and Steve Roud

in A Dictionary of English Folklore

Published in print January 2003 | ISBN: 9780198607663
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191726644
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Some traditional measures against witchcraft were general defences, e.g. horseshoes, hagstones, various plants hung at the door, the

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Subjects: Customs and Traditions

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