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    [F. W. Rechenberg, editor]. Die Geheimnisse des Tages. Geschichte und Wesen der klopfenden Geister und tanzenden Tische von der ersten Wahrnehmung ihrer Existenz an bis auf die neueste Zeit. Ein Blick in das Dunkel der Geisterwelt und das verborgene Walten ungeahnter Naturkräfte. [The Secrets of the Day. History and Nature of the Beating Spirits and Dancing Tables from the first evidence of its existence until the present time. A look into the darkness of the spirit world and the hidden workings of unexpected forces of nature]. Nach Henry Spicer's "Sight and Sounds" und auf Grund anderer englischer, amerikanischer und deutscher Autoritäten...Leipzig: Verlag von Otto Spamer, 1853.

    First edition. Small quarto. VIII, 250 pages. One diagram and one wood-engraved illustration. Original tan printed wrappers with wood-engraved vignette illustrating table-turning on front wrapper. Paper label lettered in ink with shelfmark across spine. Wrappers slightly darkened and a little worn at the edges. Top edge dust-soiled. Some light foxing. Pages 221/222 creased.

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