Did you know

• The idea that witches flew on broomsticks was not introduced until the fifteenth century when it was first mentioned in Malleus Maleficarum.

• The Malleus Maleficarum was the second most popular book sold in Europe and England (second only to the Bible) until the release of Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan in 1678.

Heinrich Kramer and James Sprenger were known to have stated that no innocent person could ever be convicted or persecuted for being a witch, as God would not permit it.

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