vii, 657 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
9780521747875 paperback 9780511538988
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Purpose of the work Composition and publication of the work Outline of the work Sources Disputed questions Intellectual context Role of women in sorcery Historical background Overall assessment of the Malleus Notes on the translation Method of making references to the text Sources not from canon law Citations of canon law Outlining of the disputed questions Remarks on certain words in the translation Difficulties with grammatical gender The hammer of witches (Malleus maleficarum).