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Alles wat 't niet kon begrijpen was ketterij. En wie niet geloofde of niet goed was volgens het geloof mocht de brandstapel op.

Am I so horribly and cruelly used, that my clean body, never yet defiled, must this day be burnt and turn to ashes! I would rather be beheaded seven times than suffer burning.

Medieval Torture

Torture of Huguenots in France after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes, 1685 - buy this stock illustration on Shutterstock & find other images.

Witches in Art

History is my favorite subject, and art is my favorite medium. Being a Witch I have combined these two into a project of finding woodcuts, lithographs,.


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La corda è definita, fra le torture, la regina dei tormenti. Perché è facile da usare ma crea forti dolori, come nel caso dei tratti di corda qui descritti.

In torture, the rope is called the queen of torments: that& because it was economical, easily available and could inflict a lot of pain with minimal effort

Maret Jonsdotter witch ~Märet Jonsdotter was accused of attending Witches’ Sabbaths in Blockula, a mythical Swedish meadow. Jonsdotter was the first witch tried in Sweden during “The Great Noise” that swept through the country between 1668 and 1676. A local shepherd girl, Gertrud Svendsdotter, whose father had unsuccessfully courted Märet, was the first to accuse her. Getrud was not

The witch hunting craze that swept through northern Europe in the and centuries was the result of a mixture of genuine superstition and religious

Fotos de Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal, México: Puesto de Naranjas y Canas Villa de Gpe. 1908

Battle of the Nile. the Quarter Deck of Lord Nelson's Ship the Vanguard on the night of. first of August 1798 - National Maritime Museum

Punishment of the lustful, Compost et calendrier des bergers, Paris: Guy Marchant, 1493 (Angers, BM, SA3390, f.36v)

punishment of the lustful Compost et calendrier des bergers, [Paris: Guy Marchant, Angers, Bibliothèque municipale, SA fol.

La Santa Inquisición, el tribunal que persiguió la herejía

La Santa Inquisición, el tribunal que persiguió la herejía

Antique Colour Map of Ireland by John Speed (Cartographer). ... Give credit where due. http://pinterest.com/about/etiquette/ http://www.pinterestnews.org/2012/06/23/beginner

Bring Old World elegance to your living room or den with this handmade denim pillow, depicting a map of Ireland.