History, Witches, and the Bodleian Library

 

Image result for bodleian libraryWhy wouldn’t you read a historical fantasy about witches and vampires? And when those witches are vintage book nerds — bring it on! I was looking for another historical title for this spring, and now I’ve found it: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. Here’s

The Huffington Post’s blog descripton…

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/off-the-shelf-/a-refreshing-discovery-of_b_10382610.html

I’m hoping for more background on herbals and poisons. For my own work, I’m hoping to find where geology and herbalism (herbology?) intersect.