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get secularized, and what their role is in terms of the community role and identity of the healers. Finally, Emese Ilyefalvi examines the threats found in the records of 17 th –18 th -century Hungarian witchtrials, primarily from the perspective of
transvection ointments in witchtrials or demonology literature. And while some have used that fact as a way to argue against the reality of these ointments ( Ostling, 2016 ), they overlook a somewhat obvious and practical point: namely, using these kinds of
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deeply invested in the study of occult practices, and herbal, plant, pharmaceutical, folk medicine /craft, and the utilization of “spirituous liquors” ( Brooke, 1996 ; Quinn, 1998 ).
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hermit as a healing specialist. THE HEALING PRACTICES OF JACINTO GARCÍA Although we know from the witchtrials that deeds attributed and practices actually carried out were not necessarily identical (Compare: Blécourt 2008 :297), the unanimous