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JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR PSYCHICAL RESEARCH. Volume II. No. 4. April, 1908.

By: Hyslop, James H.; Shaw, J. Austin; et al.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (New York: American Society for Psychical Research), 1908.: 1908.

Seller ID: 95283

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan wraps. There is a tiny chip to the tail of the spine. Pages [202]-254 plus [2] pages of ads. There is a tiny mark to the fore-edge & to the front edges of several pages. Very good. "Section 'B' of the American Institute for Scientific Research". The two articles featured in this issue are "A Record of Experiments" [experiments with a Ouija board] by James H. Hyslop; and "Vitality and Psychic Research" by J. Austin Shaw. Shaw writes about a recent book exemplifying the controversial theories of "the neo-vitalists in Biology... View more info

GOD'S WITNESS IN EGYPT

By: Klinker, Lewis William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA: Published by the author, (1935).: (1935).

Seller ID: 14388

Condition: Good


Los Angeles, CA: Published by the author, (1935).. (1935).. Good. - Small octavo, softcover bound in pictorial orange & black wraps. The binding is soiled, stained & chipped. The wraps are lightly bumped & the front wrap is coming unglued from the spine. There is a piece out of the tail of the spine. 112 pages. 6 black-and-white illustrations. The bottom corner of the title is creased. Good. First edition.A treatise relating the Great Pyramid of Cheops, also known as the Pyramid of Giza, to the Old and New Testaments. First Edition. View more info

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LILY DALE CHRONICLE: HISTORY AS IT HAPPENED. Book I: 1800-1883. Book II: 1884-1893. (2 volumes). (Cover title).

By: LaJudice, Joyce; compiler.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Lily Dale, NY: (Lily Dale Assembly), circa [1980s-1990s].: [1980s-1990s].

Seller ID: 95259

Condition: Very good


- Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide] softcover. Book I is bound in light tan wraps and Book II in light blue wraps with black plastic ring binders. Each front wrap is illustrated with a different view of the Cassandra Lake Free Association grounds. The corners of the front wraps are creased. There are small stains & light soiling to the Book I wraps & the rear wrap of Book II is soiled. [iii] & pages 1-15, 15a-15k, 16-17,17B, 18-21, 21a-21b, 22-26 and 28-53 plus index through the letter 'O"; and [ii] & pages 54-105, 105A and 106-135 plus index. The pages in Book I are printed o... View more info

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RAYMOND OR LIFE AND DEATH. With Examples of the Evidence for Survival of Memory and Affection After Death.

By: Lodge, Sir Oliver J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: George H. Doran Company, (1916).: (1916).

Seller ID: 95398

Condition: Good


- Octavo, navy blue cloth titled in gilt. The binding is lightly rubbed with a small stain to the front cover & the top corner of the cover bumped. The spine is slightly darkened & its head is chipped. xi & 404 pages. 18 black-and-white illustrations on 12 plates, including a frontispiece. The hinges are just starting. There are some small stains & foxing to the preliminary pages & a few top page corners are lightly bumped. A previous owner's name is penned on the front endpaper. Good. Sir Oliver Lodge's book about his son Raymond, who was killed in the First World War, is divided into three ... View more info

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THE JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR PSYCHICAL RESEARCH. July 1973, Volume 67, Number 3.

By: McConnell, R. A.; Roll, W. G.; Stevenson, Ian; et al. Dale, Laura A.; editor.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: The American Society for Psychical Research, Inc., 1973.: 1973.

Seller ID: 95265

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, softcover bound in printed light blue wraps. The spine & extremities are slightly faded. Pages [225]-324. Illustrated with tables, diagrams & mathematical formulas. Very good. Among the contents of this issue are "Parapsychology and the Occult" by R. A. McConnell, "Radial and Tangential Forces i... View more info

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HUMAN PERSONALITY AND ITS SURVIVAL OF BODILY DEATH. 2 Volumes.

By: Myers, Frederic W. H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1903.: 1903.

Seller ID: 95280

Condition: Very good


- Thick octavo, black cloth titled in gilt on the spines. The covers are slightly rubbed & their corners are lightly rubbed & bumped. xlvi & 700 pages; and xx & 660 pages. There are several pages of black-and-white sketches in Vol. 1. The edges of both volumes are lightly soiled. There is minor foxing to the preliminaries of Vol. 1. A slip of paper used as a bookmark in Vol, 2 has caused offsetting to pages 44-45, and the bottom corners of 2 of the volume's rear pages are creased. Very good. Third printing of the first edition. First Edition. View more info

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MENTAL SUGGESTION.

By: Ochorowicz, Dr. J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: The Humboldt Publishing Co., (1891).: (1891).

Seller ID: 95227

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt on the spine with decorations & decorative bands in blind on both covers. The binding is bumped with the head of the spine lightly chipped. There is some minor discoloration to the covers. 369 pages Very good. First American edition. With a preface by Charles Richet. Translated from the French by J. Fitzgerald. First Edition. View more info

Image for PEOPLE FROM THE OTHER WORLD. By Henry S. Olcott, profusely illustrated by Alfred Kappes, and T.W. Williams.

PEOPLE FROM THE OTHER WORLD. By Henry S. Olcott, profusely illustrated by Alfred Kappes, and T.W. Williams.

By: Olcott, Henry S.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Hartford, Connecticut: American Publishing Company, 1875.: 1875.

Seller ID: 95334

Condition: Good


- Octavo, 8-1/4 inches high by 5-3/8 inches wide. Light brown cloth titled & decorated in gilt on the spine and with the author's name in gilt on the front cover. The book is cocked and the covers are rubbed and soiled with wear to the corners. 492 pages, illustrated with a full-page frontispiece, 49 plates, 5 full-page illustrations, 14 textual illustrations and facsimiles, and 2 musical examples. The text block is cracked and there are several pulled signatures (i.e. groups of pages). The endpapers and the top edge of the book are soiled and the pages are lightly toned. Good. First edition. ... View more info

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A NEW HEAVEN AND A NEW EARTH. (Thought Studies of the Fourth Dimension).

By: Patterson, Charles Brodie.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., (1909).: (1909).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34402

Condition: Good


- Small quarto, 9-1/4 inches high by 8-7/8 inches wide. Bound in light brown limp suede leather, titled in gilt on the front cover and the spine with the title within a decorative gilt frame on the front cover. A running black ruled frame further decorates the covers. The top edge is gilt and the endpapers are marbled. The suede is rubbed and soiled and the overlapping yapp edges of the covers are chipped with small pieces out. The head and tail of the spine are chipped. 286 pages, illustrated with a photogravure portrait frontispiece. The text block is cracked following the front blank and th... View more info

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THIS WORLD AND THAT. An Analytical Study of Psychic Communications.

By: Payne, Phoebe D.; and Bendit, Laurence J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London: Faber and Faber Ltd., (1950).: (1950).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 37022

Condition: Good


SIGNED BY THE AUTHORS LAURENCE J. BENDIT & HIS WIFE, THE NOTED CLAIRVOYANT PHOEBE D. (PAYNE) BENDIT - Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine, in a printed teal dust wrapper. The covers are slightly rubbed. The corners and the head & tail of the dust jacket are lightly chipped. The jacket is also slightly soiled and rubbed with some light foxing to the edges. 194 pages. The edges of the book are lightly foxed. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First edition.Signed by both Laurence J. Bendit and his wife Phoebe D. Bendit (nee Payne) and dated February 1, 1950 on the front endpaper.... View more info

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THE MIRACLE ON THE WALL: A Revelation of Life After Death.

By: Porten, H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Eastbourne, Sussex, U.K.: Published by the Author, (1954).: (1954).

Seller ID: 95266

Condition: Good


- Octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt. An area of dampstaining to the dust jacket has caused it to stick to the left margin of the rear cover. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & chipped. Its rear panel is soiled & there is an area of blue dampstaining to the left margin of the panel with light dampstaining & rippling to the rear flap. Good in a fair dust wrapper. First edition. Porten examines [and answers] questions relating to the subject of life after death, upholding his conclusions with many miraculous examples. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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THE ENCHANTED BOUNDARY: Being a Survey of Negative Reactions to Claims of Psychic Phenomena 1820-1930.

By: Prince, Walter Franklin.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA: Boston Society for Psychic Research, 1930.: 1930.

Seller ID: 95267

Condition: Good.


- Octavo, maroon cloth titled in gilt on the spine. There is some staining to the front cover & the gilt titling is rubbed. x & 348 pages. There is a small stain to the front pastedown, else the contents are fine. Very good. First edition. Walter Franklin Prince was Executive Research Officer of the Boston Society for Psychic Research. First Edition. View more info

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PROCEEDINGS OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR PSYCHICAL RESEARCH. Vol. XVII.

By: Prince, Walter Franklin; Smith, Nellie M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York: The American Society for Psychical Research, 1923.: 1923.

Seller ID: 95281

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, black cloth with a printed label on the spine. The binding is rubbed & the corners of the covers are lightly bumped. The label is darkened. vi, [1] leaf & 348 pages. Illustrated in black & white with plates, sketches & full-page photographic illustrations. Very good First edition. The contents include two articles by Walter Franklin Prince: "The Mother of Doris" [a case of multiple personality] with details of seances held; and "Heinrich Meyer Case: The Rise and Education of a Permanent Secondary Personality". A third article, by Nellie M. Smith, is "The Charlebu... View more info

THE IRISH THEOSOPHIST. A Monthly Magazine Devoted to Universal Brotherhood, the Study of Eastern Literature and Occult Science. No. 3, Vol. 1. Dublin, Dec. 15, 1892

By: Russell, George William [AE]; Dunlop, Daniel Nicol; Besant, Annie; and Johnston, Charles

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Dublin: Printed at the North Centre Private Press, 1892.: 1892.

Seller ID: 30706

Condition: Fair


Dublin: Printed at the North Centre Private Press, 1892.. 1892.. Fair. INCLUDES THE POEM "OM" BY THE POET GEORGE WILLIAM RUSSELL [AE] - Small quarto, 9-1/2 inches high by 7 inches wide. Softcover, bound in printed peach tan wraps. The periodical is disbound with the pages and covers detached and with chipping and pieces out from the edges of the darkened & fragile covers. 28 pages. The pages are toned. There is a tiny piece out from the top inner corner of the leaves. A complete issue of this rare publication. Most noteworthy among the contents are "OM" by G.W.R., the Irish ... View more info

THE SACRED CALENDER OF QUETZALCOATL. The Basic Text of This Book is a Reprint from "Beneath The Moon And Under the Sun" by Tony Shearer

By: Shearer, Tony

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, NM: Sun Publishing Company, 1976.: 1976.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17166

Condition: Very good


Albuquerque, NM: Sun Publishing Company, 1976.. 1976.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial tan wrappers. 63 pages. Printed & illustrated in brown ink. The text block is partially detached from the wrappers, else very good. First edition, limited to 1,000 copies, with a foreword by Deborah Buttrey.Inscribed on the half-title and signed in full by the author.Laid in is a folded Sun Publishing Co. broadsheet about the Aztec calendar and the Echo Circle with illustrations & charts in black & white. There is a red ink address on the broadsheet. Its top edges are creased & ch... View more info

THE SOUND OF THE EARTH: A Man's Mid-Life Passage and Spiritual Awakening

By: Sprager, Hart

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Georgetown, MA: North Star Publications, (1995).: (1995).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 26945

ISBN: 188082311X

Condition: Fine


Georgetown, MA: North Star Publications, (1995).. (1995).. Fine. WITH A TYPED LETTER SIGNED TO PETER MATTHIESSEN FROM HART SPRAGER - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. [xiv] & 297 pages. Near fine. First edition, first printing.From the library of Peter Matthiessen. Laid in is a typed letter from the author signed in full, expressing his disappointment at Matthiessen's negative reaction to the book. He sends Matthiessen a copy of the finished book in the hope that the positive comments of others will inspire him to take a second look and may perhaps motivate him to send Sprag... View more info

THE DEAD ARE WITH US. A Lecture given at Nuremberg, 10th February, 1918 by Rudolf Steiner

By: Steiner, Rudolf

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (London): Rudolf Steiner Publishing Co., 1952.: 1952.

Seller ID: 14996

Condition: Fine


(London): Rudolf Steiner Publishing Co., 1952.. 1952.. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan wraps. The wraps are lightly soiled & slightly darkened around the edges. 23 pages. Near fine. Second edition. View more info

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THE JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR PSYCHICAL RESEARCH. July 1972, Volume 66, Number 3.

By: Stevenson, Ian; et al. Dale, Laura A.; editor.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: The American Society for Psychical Research, Inc., 1972.: 1972.

Seller ID: 95260

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, softcover bound in printed light blue wraps. The spine & the edges of the wraps are slightly faded. Pages [233]-344. Illustrated with tables. Very good. Among the contents of this issue are "Are Poltergeists Living or Are They Dead?" by Ian Stevenson, "A Second Precognitive Dream Study with Malcolm Bessent" and "Some New Cases Suggestive of Reincarnation: The Case of Rajul Shah" by Ian Stevenson. View more info

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PARAPSYCHOLOGY.

By: Sudre, Rene.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: The Citadel Press, (1960).: (1960).

Seller ID: 95248

Condition: Very goof


- Octavo, black cloth titled in gilt on the spine with a decoration in gilt on the front cover. 412 pages. Lacks the dust wrapper, else near fine. First American edition. Sudre seeks a way to integrate psychic phenomena into the scheme of scientific knowledge. Translated from the French by C. E. Green. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

THE AUTO-BIOGRAPHY OF MAHARSHI DEVENDRANATH TAGORE. Translated from the Original Bengali by Satyendranath Tagore and Indira Devi

By: Tagore, Devendranath

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Calcutta: S. K. Lahiri & Co., 1909.: 1909.

Seller ID: 14374

Condition: Very good


Calcutta: S. K. Lahiri & Co., 1909.. 1909.. Very good. - Octavo, olive green cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. The covers are bumped & lightly rubbed. xxiv & 195 pages. Illustrated with numerous black-and-white portrait plates. A few page corners are creased. Very good. The true first edition published five years before the English edition.From the library of Alice Corbin Henderson, with her signature on the front endpaper. Alice Corbin Henderson [1881-1949] was an American poet and poetry editor and a friend of Rabindranath Tagore. She lived in New Mexico from 1916 and sh... View more info