Poor, old and ugly?


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History Today
Vol. 66, no. 8 (August 2016), p. 41-47


While 16th and 17th century English pamphleteers portrayed those accused of witchcraft as impoverished and elderly, court records suggest that it was just as likely to be powerful women who stood trial, argues Annabel Gregory