3840 – Book: ‘Amber Witch’

Physical description:
A copy of the novel 'Mary Schweidler, the Amber Witch', with part of the cover missing revealing what appears to be a printed spell in the spine.
Museum classification:
Spells and Charms
Size:
180 x 130 x 25
Information:

'Mary Schweidler, the Amber Witch' is a novel by W. Meinhold. This is an English translation published by John Murray in 1844. It was a 'found manuscript' novel, purporting to be a true account of a witchcraft case.

A copy of the novel 'Mary Schweidler, the Amber Witch', with part of the cover missing revealing printed text in the spine. The donor believes that this was a printed spell.

Resource:
Object
Materials:
Paper, card