Lois the Witch: And Other Stories (Pocket Penguin Classics)

Lois the Witch: And Other Stories (Pocket Penguin Classics)

Elizabeth Gaskell


Fear of devil turns into homicide within the identify of God.

Newly orphaned, the God-fearing and heart-broken Lois is distributed around the Atlantic to reside along with her uncle’s kin in Salem, yet on her arrival she reveals herself the article of merciless hostility, effective jealousy and mad hope.

When the neighborhood Pastor’s daughters are contorted and convulsed through it seems that satanic powers, the total city is whipped right into a hysterical witch hunt. And whilst Lois’s cousins begin to resent her presence of their loved ones, lifestyles turns into precarious and an outdated woman’s curse returns to hang-out her.

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