“The Black Books of Elverum” by Mary S. Rustad (Kindle ebook version)

"The Black Books of Elverum" by Mary S. Rustad (Kindle ebook version)

"In a dusty attic in central Norway, Mary Rustad came upon two ancient handwritten books of magic used by the common people—practical handbooks for daily concerns like stopping a toothache, retrieving stolen goods, and protecting livestock. Contains reproductions of the original, Old Norwegian pages facing the English translation. Includes an account of a 17th-century Norwegian witch trial."