Clairvoyance and Crystal Gazing. Crystal Gazing, Madame KEIRO, Martha Stephenson Mrs. Charles Yates Stephenson.

Clairvoyance and Crystal Gazing.

London: Published by the Author / James Wooderson, ND [1907]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. viii + 126pp + vipp adverts. Original bright blue cloth titled in black to upper board and spine, crystal ball illustration in black and white on upper board, b&w frontisportrait of the author. Palm reading duo: Madame Keiro (Martha Stephenson) and her husband Charles Stephenson, faced prosecution several times by British police who utilised still active anti-witchcraft legislation as part of crack down on spiritualists and palm readers, etc. who charged money for their services. In this volume, which follows Keiro's earlier "Practical Palmistry" (1905), offers basic instruction in clairvoyance and crystal gazing in four chapters: "Concerning the Occult Powers of Clairvoyance", "The Cultivation and Practice of Occult Powers", "Crystal Gazing", and "The Value of Clairvoyance, etc in the Affairs of Life". From the collection of Dr. M. H. Coleman, although not marked as such. Cloth slightly rubbed and darkened, a bit of light chafing to edges and points, page edges darkened and foxed, endpapers unevenly browned, internally clean. Overall a tight, bright and unmarked VG+ copy. Scarce. Item #63144