William Godwin's Diary

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Hutchinson (8  March  1834) Hutchinson, FrancisAn historical essay concerning witchcraft, with observations upon matters of fact tending to confute the vulgar errors about that point. And also two sermons: one [on John xv.24] in proof of the Christian religion; the other [on Ps. cxlviii.2] concerning … good and evil angels. 1718
WG cites Hutchinson on witchcraft in Lives of the Necromancers (300, 419); he reads this work in the British Museum. WG records reading Hutchinson's essay earlier on 1813-07-09.

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