The Whispering Skull- (BOOK)-Lockwood & Co. are hired to investigate Edmund Bickerstaff, a Victorian doctor who reportedly tried to communicate with the dead, while Lucy is distracted by urgent whispers coming from the skull in a ghost jar. Repeatedly targeted by Quill Kipps and his team of Fittes agents in the months after surviving a night in England's most haunted house, Anthony, Lucy and George attend the exhumation of a Victorian doctor.
In this engrossing book, Paul Barber surveys centuries of folklore about vampires and offers the first scientific explanation for the origins of the vampire legends. From the tale of a sixteenth-century shoemaker from Breslau whose ghost terrorized everyone in the city, to the testimony of a doctor who presided over the exhumation and dissection of a graveyard full of Serbian vampires, his book is fascinating reading
No! "muslim demons" (the kinder demon) VS "non muslim"(that murdering bastard). Apparently the whole concept of the law and who it applies to is unclear to some. Now even demons "choose life" & "choose death" Just an excuse for why witch doctors kill babies in exorcisms and blame other nations.
Dr. Edward William Pritchard. Pritchard's wife seemed to be struck by mysterious illnesses while at home, but recovered nicely when out of his presence. After he finally killed his wife off (and her visiting mother, just for good measure) with the easily hidden poison antimony, an anonymous letter persuaded the authorities to exhume both bodies, which resulted in an 1865 trial and gave the good doctor the claim to fame of being the last person to be executed in public in Scotland