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A Witch’s Secret Letter April 11, 2012

Author: Beach Combing | in : Medieval, Modern
A Witch's Secret Letter

This is perhaps the most extraordinary ‘witch’ source of them all. In 1628 Johannes Junius, aged fifty five, burgomaster of Bamberg was taken in by the local authorities as a witch. After days of interrogation he writes a secret letter to his daughter explaining his decision to confess to witchcraft. Here is the voice of the victim that […]