Baring-Gould. The Book of Were-Wolves.

Today's free book is The Book of Were-Wolves by Sabine Baring-Gould (1865). For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

Also available at: Project Gutenberg, Internet Archive, Sacred Texts, Hathi Trust, Google Books, and LibriVox. There is also a free Kindle ebook.




Table of Contents

I. Introductory
II. Lycanthropy Among the Ancients
III. The Were-Wolf in the North
IV. The Origin of the Scaninavian Were-Wolf
V. The Were-Wolf in the Middle Ages
VI. A Chamber of Horrors
VII. Jean Grenier
VIII. Folk-Lore Relating to Were-Wolves
IX. Natural Causes of Lycanthropy
X. Mythological Origin of the Were-Wolf Myth
XI. The Maréchal de Retz.-I. The Investigation of Charges.
XII. The Maréchal de Retz.--II. The Trial
XIII. Maréchal de Retz.--III. The Sentence and Execution.
XIV. A Galician Were-Wolf
XV. Anomalous Case.--The Human Hyæna.
XVI. A Sermon on Were-Wolves

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