Category: Animal Magnetism


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Histoire Critique du Magnetisme Animal.

By: DELEUZE, Joseph Philippe Francois.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Paris:, Chez Belin-Leprieur, 1819.: 1819

Seller ID: S11081

Second Edition. Two volumes. 8vo. [4], xiv, [2], 316; [4], 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 fluid, healing, problems and dangers of mesmerism, and personally observed phenomena" (Alvarado 116). "Deluze [sic] is ... View more info

Lettres Physiologiques et Morales sur le Magnetisme Animal, Contenant l'Expose Critique des Experiences les Plus Recentes, et une Nouvelle Theorie sur ses Causes, Ses Phenomenes et ses Applications a la Medicine; Adressees a M. le Professeur Alibert.

By: DUPAU, Jean Amedee.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Paris:, Gabon et al, 1826.: 1826

Seller ID: S11092

8vo. xii, [2], 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 science. . . The author has sought to demonstrate, not that animal magnetism is nothing, but that it is a different thing from what the magnetisers suppose: he shows that magnetic pheno... View more info

Der Tierische Magnetismus in Preussen vor und Nach den Freiheitskriegen.

By: ERMAN, Wilhelm.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Munich:, R. Oldenbourg, 1925.: 1925

Seller ID: M9281

8vo. viii, 124 pp. Unopened. Original printed wrappers; spine ends rubbed, else fine. On animal magnetism in Prussia. View more info