Triumph of the Moon (New edn Hb) - Ronald Hutton
This first full-scale study of modern pagan witchcraft charts the coalescence of of ideas and practice which gave rise to Wicca, starting in the 1800s. A landmark study, it brings together a diverse cast of characters, from village cunning folk, Victorian high magicians,freemasons, and literary figures from D.H. Lawrence to Dennis Wheatley. This handsome twentieth-anniversary edition incorporates new research and further reflections in a completely re-written final chapter. A fascinating and eminently readable book.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019. Hardback with dustjacket, xvii+516 pages. New.