The History of Spiritualism: Volumes I and II
Originally published in 1926,
Doyle's History of Spiritualism is, bar none, the finest book
depicting the events which lead up to the birth of the Modern Spiritualist
movement and the subsequent aftermath of March 31, 1848. Not only is the
book historically correct, Arthur Conan Doyle (creator of Sherlock Holmes)
is fair, open-minded and, where needed, critical of certain aspects of the
Spiritualist movement and its workers.
The book begins with
discussions on the three forerunners of the Spiritualist movement: Emanuel Swedenborg, the Shakers and Andrew Jackson Davis. It then follows what happened
with the Fox family in March,
1848, and proceeds with detailed analysis of the various mediums, along
with the implications behind the phenomena and the communications coming
through these mediums during that period, right up to World War I.
This is a book well
worth reading if you are interested in religious and spiritual history; if
you are studying mediumship; or if you want to learn about the amazing work
of Spirit which took place through the real pioneers who devoted their
lives and even their dignity for the cause of Spirit. Nothing -- and we
mean nothing -- seen today in mediumship comes anywhere close to what was
witnessed during those amazing days. This, in
itself, will inspire you!
This book is a must
for anyone at all interested in Spiritualism, regardless of one's approach
to that subject.
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brought hope and comfort to the world.
The History of
Spiritualism, Volumes I and II,
comes on a CD disk containing both volumes, along with each chapter
and the sixteen original plates. This book has not been scanned from the
original; rather, each page has been optically character read. This allows
for much smaller PDF files, while still offering every word, picture,
reference, and appendix item from the original two volumes, all nicely laid
out and easily read and/or printed.
Why PDF Format and Why From
Us? PDF format can be opened in many different platforms. You
can read and print whatever parts of the books you desire. We know that
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downloading; nor do you have to spend hours formatting and proofreading the
text. Our CD books are carefully proofread, beautifully formatted for
visual and printed use, and come on CD disks with attractive jackets, all
for a very reasonable price.
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