Spiritualism Among Civilised and Savage Races: A Study in Anthropology. Edward LAWRENCE.

Spiritualism Among Civilised and Savage Races: A Study in Anthropology.

London: A. & C. Black, 1921. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 112pp. Red cloth lettered in black on spine, small black device on front board. B/w frontis. & plates. Index. The author, an anthropologist, explores the then-contemporary interest in Spiritualism by examining it in the context of other cultures and societies. Chapters: Modern Spiritualism and its Exponents; Spiritualistic Beliefs Among European and Other Civilized Races; Spiritualistic Beliefs Among Barbaric and Savage Races; Spiritualism as a New Religion and a New Science. Slight uneven fading to rear board, page-edges browned, offsetting to endpapers, slight tide-marks along bottom-edges of first pages, otherwise a solid near-VG copy in near-VG dust jacket (dust jacket slightly rubbed & discolored, 1cm strip torn from top of spine causing loss of three letters in the title, slight tide-marks along bottom-edge). Item #44144

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