Francis Young is the author of 12 books, including A History of Exorcism in Catholic Christianity (Palgrave MacMillan, 2016) and A History of Anglican Exorcism (I.B. Tauris, 2018). The new edition of Bogie Tales of East Anglia by M. H. James, with an introduction by Francis Young, can be purchased here.
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