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By: ERMAN, Wilhelm.
Publisher: Munich:, R. Oldenbourg, 1925., 1925
8vo. viii, 124 pp. Unopened. Original printed wrappers; spine ends rubbed, else fine. On animal magnetism in Prussia. View more info
Publisher: Paris:, Chez Belin-Leprieur, 1819., 1819
Second Edition. Two volumes. 8vo. , xiv, , 316; , 362 pp. Scattered foxing throughout, not diminishing legibility. Extremely infrequent contemporary ink notations, especially a page of notes at p. 356, Vol. II, in an unknown hand. Quarter black leather over blue marbled paper-backed boards; bindings carefully repaired. Near fine. Deleuze (1753-1835), a prominent member of the "Mesmer movement," discusses in this work "aspects such as the magnetic fl... View more info
Publisher: Paris:, Gabon et al, 1826., 1826
8vo. xii, , 248 pp. Moderate to heavy foxing throughout, but still quite legible. Original printed wrappers; edges lightly chipped, corners missing pieces especially at rear cover. Good. This work on animal magnetism takes the form of letters addressed to Professor Alibert. "The spirit which has directed the author, in these letters, is that of doubt and examination, the only sure guide to the truths of scienceâ€¦The author has sought to demonstrate, not that... View more info