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Review: ‘The Last Witchfinder’ by James Morrow

By oldenglishrose - Last updated: Saturday, September 18, 2010

Title: The Last Witchfinder Author: James Morrow Published: Phoenix, 2006, pp. 573 Genre: Historical fiction Blurb:In the spring of 1688, Walter Stearne, Witchfinder-General for Mercia and East Anglia, roams the countryside in search of heretics.  His daughter Jennet is left behind in the care of her Aunt Isobel, who schools her in the New Philosophy [...]