LA SORCELLERIE EN BÉARN - 1st 1879 - FRANCE WITCHCRAFT DEMONS SUPERSTITIONS
LA SORCELLERIE EN BÉARN ET DANS LE PAYS BASQUE
Book Details + Condition: Léon Ribaut (Pau, France). First Edition, 1879. 84 pages. Book written in the original French language on the practice of witchcraft in the Basque country in the south of France, published in the Basque commune of Pau. Subtitled (translated in English), "Public conference at the Pau town hall following the practices of witchcraft and popular superstitions of Béarn," Béarn being a Basque province. By Hilarion Barthety. Firm binding; rubbed corners and edges; wear to boards (appears to have been a softcover, now rebound in firm boards); binding tape to spine; old dog-ears to top corners of many pages, with one corner missing; tears to edges to last page of ToC; UCLA bookplate on inside front board (and stamp to rear endpaper); original back cover (now in boards) with tears; interior is clean.