Occult Science in India and Among the Ancients: With an Account of their Mystic Initiations and the History of Spiritism

By: Jacolliot, Louis

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Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Previous owner's rubber stamp on front endpaper. Some wear and rubbing to corners of dust-jacket and ends of dust-jacket spine. ; xvi, (5)-275 pages. Light green cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 209 x 139mm. This work of Louis Jacolliot (1837-1890) was originally written in French, and first published in English in 1884. Text in English, translated from the French by William L. Felt. This 1971 edition has a new Foreword by Omar V. Garrison, in which Garrison makes mention of the experiments of California neurologist Dr. Andrija Puharich with Amanatia muscaria mushrooms. "This incredibly eyewitness accounot of personal experiences amongst the wonderworking fakirs of India has been extensively cited in many standard works on Spiritualist phenomena." - from dust-jacket blurb. Jacolliot was Chief Justice of Chandenagur in the French East Indies, and also of Tahiti.

Title: Occult Science in India and Among the Ancients: With an Account of their Mystic Initiations and the History of Spiritism

Author Name: Jacolliot, Louis

Categories: Other,

Publisher: New York, University Books: (1971)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 18246

Keywords: Religion Philosophy Occult