The Way of the Stars: A Romance of Reincarnation. L. Adams BECK, aka Elizabeth Louisa Moresby.

The Way of the Stars: A Romance of Reincarnation.

London: W. Collins Sons & Co., 1926. Second Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 306pp. + 8pp. ads. Blue cloth lettered in red on spine & front board. Elizabeth Louisa Moresby (1862-1931) was a British-born novelist who became the first prolific female fantasy writer in Canada; she wrote under several pseudonyms (including E. Barrington), though her most popular books were issued as by L. Adams Beck. Moresby started writing her novels, which commonly had an oriental setting, at the age of sixty. She was also a distinguished writer of esoteric works such as 'The Story of Oriental Philosophy' (1928) and 'The Splendor of Asia' (1926), and on Theosophy. Spine leaned & rubbed at ends, page-edges browned, bump to top-edge of front board, small mark on front board, else a solid about VG copy (no dust jacket). Item #51976

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