Anon, Recollections of A Society Clairvoyant, Eveleigh Nash 1911 !st Ed 207pp teg Lib label on rear pastedown sl fowing some mks G Order No. 4267 9

 

Fred Archer, Ghost Writer, A Chronicle of Psychic Experience, Allen 1966 190pp Author a former editor of Psychic News with a decades of experience in the field. It does provide information concerning Establishment involvement in spiritualism as well as the cases that he has found most impressive VG in VG DW Order No. 100116 6

 

Robert Ashby, Guidebook for the Study of Psychical Research, Rider 1972 Paperback 157pp Foreward by Renee Haynes of Society for Psychical Research VG Order No. 100304 7

 

Dennis Bardens (Austin Osman Spare), Ghosts, Non Given 2002 16pp leaflet Illustrated with images by Austin Osman Spare. A noted author upon matters supernatural, and a good friend of Austin Osman Spare commences this discussions of shades of the dead with an experience of his son, a member of the band Fleetwood Mac, and fellow band members whilst on tour. Other striking cases are also described. This item was issued at a talk about ghosts given recently by the author in York F Order No. 6399 4

 

Logie Barrow, Independent Spirits, Spiritualism & English Plebians 1850-1910, RKP 1986 Pb xii + 338pp Illus Written for social historians, but of wider interest, having useful information concerning spiritualists, obscure occultists & their politacal connections OP Fine Order No. 6139 12

 

Paul Beard, Living On, A Study of Altering Consciousness after Death, Allen 1980 202pp Presents and examines many accounts that appear to describe post death experience which do seem to provide some insight into post mortem consciouness VG in VG DW Order No. 100044 15

 

Paul Beard, Survival of Death, Hoodder & Stoughton 1966 1st Ed A careful assessment of the case for personal survival F in F DW Order No. 100031 12

 

Morey Bernstein, The Search for Bridey Murphy, Hutchinson 1956 256pp early case of hypnotic regression to what appeared to be a previous lifetime VG in very worn DW Order No. 100205 8

 

Roger Boar & Nigel Blundell, World's Greatest Ghosts, Hamlyn 1994 Paperback, Illustrated 192pp F Order No. 100255 3

 

Norman Blunsdon, A Popular Dictionary of Spiritualism, Arco 1961 256pp Some relevant newspaper cuttings enclosed VG in VG DW Order No. 100360 7

 

Clarence Daniel, Ghosts of Derbyshire, Dalesman 1974 paperback 76pp Ownership inscription of Dolores Ashcroft-Nowicki Very Good Order No. 299686 8

 

Harold Dearden, Devilish but True, The Doctor Looks at Spiritualism, EP 1975 288pp Illustrated VG Order No. 97069 6

 

Elliott O' Donnell, Dead Riders, Arrow 1964 Paperback 192pp VG Order No. 110085 3

 

Muriel, Lady Dowding, The Psychic Life of Muriel, the Lady Dowding, An Autobiography, Quest 1980 Paperback 272pp VG Order No. 650060 4

 

Joe Fisher, Hungry Ghosts, An Investigation into Channelling and the Spirit World, Grafton 1990 Plates xiii + 296pp The author is by no means anti-occult however in this investigation of channeling and spirit guides he suggests these disincarnate intelligences may have sinister purposes Fine inVery Good DW Order No. 8081 12

 

Eileen Garrett, Many Voices, Autobiography of A Medium, Allen 1969 1st Ed 154pp F in VG DW Order No. 100251 8

 

Andrew Green, Ghosts of Today, Kaye & Ward 1980 1st Ed. Hardback xx + 209pp Some illustrations. Gazeteer of British Ghost stories. This copy signed by the author and loosely enclosed is a postcard, 3pp handwritten letter and 1pp typed letter signed (1993-96) from the author to Brian Banks, an occult bookseller. They discuss Mr. Banks publishing plans and Mr. Green is quite candid about the problems he had experienced with some publisher of popular occult books! Fine in Fine protected DW Order No. 530047 25

 

Maurice Leonard, The Medium, The Biography of Jessie Nason, Regency Press 1974 1st Ed 137pp Two plates Fine Order No. 100334 8

 

Various Ed. Freya Littledale, Ghosts and Spirits of Many Lands, Doubleday 1970 163pp Wood engravings by Stefan Martin. Printed in brown ink. Collects traditional ghost stories from around the world VG in G DW Order No. 100127 6

 

Andrew MacKenzie, Gallery of Ghosts, An Anthology of Reported Experience, Arthur Barker 1972 1st Ed Hardback 160pp Brief handwritten letter from author dated 1979 loosely enclosed. Contributions by Margaret Murray, C.G. Jung, George Russell (A.E.), Sabine Baring-Gould, Cesare Lombroso etc Fine in Good DW Order No. 111023 12

 

Andrew Mackenzie, Hauntings & Apparitions, Heinemann 1982 1st Ed On behalf of Society of Psychical Research Pls 15 + 240pp Useful for its account of theories of hauntings. The similarities & differences between ealry & modern accounts become clear. The work of the SPR is described. VG in VG DW Order No. 2461 6.5

 

Charles McCreery, Psychical Phenomena and the Physical World, Institute of Psychophysical Research 1973 138pp Fine in Fine price clipped DW Order No. 110942 4

 

Bishop James Pike, The Other Side, An Account of My Experiences With Psychic Phenomina, Allen 1969 312pp Traumatised by the suicide of his son the prominent clergyman experienced various psychic phenomina, his search for explanation led him into territory that caused him to be accused of heresy VG in VG DW Order No. 100148 10

 

Frank Podmore, Telepathic Hallucinations, The New View of Ghosts, Milner not dated (c1925?) Smaller format vii + 128pp. Some stains to cloth on front board otherwise VG Order No. 100217 15

 

H. Porten, The Miracle on the Wall, A Revelation of Life after Death, Self-pub 1954 1st Ed 286pp Pls The miracle being simulacra of departed family which appeared at the authors house, this leads to a general discussion of spiritualism & allied areas. An early example in UK of a phenomina recently described in a particularly extreme form in Spain in a recent Fortean Times F Order No. 4202 15

 

G.N.M. Tyrrell, Apparitions, Duckworth 1953 172pp Examines theories and charecteristics of appartitions in order to make well grounded speculations concerning the phenomina VG in VG DW Order No. 84566 12

 

Peter Underwood, Haunted London, Fontana 1973 S,mall format paperback 24pp Plates G only Order No. 100155 3

 

Various, Catalogue of the Library of the London Spiritualist Alliance, L.S.A. 1931 (also supplements from 1939 + 1950). Card covered book 209pp and then 1939 supplement (32pp card covered booklet) and 1950 supplement (36pp card covered booklet). The London Spiritualist Alliancewas founded 1884 by the Rev. Stainton Moses, subsequently renamed the College for Psychic Science in London it operates topday as the College of Psychic Studues. Arthur Conan Doyle was its president in the 1920s. It still has one of the finest specialist collections of esoteric books which are available to view for members and scholars All VG Order No. 560000 55

 

Gerhardn Wasserman, Shadow Matter & Psychic Phenomina, A Scientific Investigation into Psychic Phenomina & Possible Survival of the Human Personality after Bodily Death, Mandrake of Oxford 1993 Paperback 199pp VG Order No. 854 5