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Will O The Wisp Thomas Burnett Swann

Will O The Wisp

Thomas Burnett Swann

Published 1976
ISBN : 9780552103589
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Puritan or Witch? Beautiful or Bestial? Who Were the Gubbings?Will-o-the wisp - the light that danced across the Devon moors - enticing the good puritan people to death and devilment...For up on the tors dwelt the infamous Gubbings who crucifiedMorePuritan or Witch? Beautiful or Bestial? Who Were the Gubbings?Will-o-the wisp - the light that danced across the Devon moors - enticing the good puritan people to death and devilment...For up on the tors dwelt the infamous Gubbings who crucified their victims, murdered and bewitched...Were they really warlocks, or were they creatures of fantasy from another time, another planet?Robert Herrick, poet, vicar and pagan, the golden giant with a lusty heart, dared to brave the moors and challenge the ancient myth...Cover Illustration: Chris Achilleos