Memory Culture. The Science of Observing, Remembering and Recalling. William Walker ATKINSON, Ramacharaka.

Memory Culture. The Science of Observing, Remembering and Recalling.

New York, NY: The Psychic Research Company, 1903. First edition. Hardcover. Large octavo. 92pp + ivpp adverts at rear. Bright blue cloth with gilt lettering to upper board & spine, coloured endpapers patterned in gilt. One of a series of uniform volumes published by The Psychic Research Company of Chicago. The first edition of this work on memory training by William Walker Atkinson (1862 – 1932) prolific author, attorney, occultist, and pioneer of the New Thought movement whose penchant for writing anonymously and under numerous pseudonyms (notably Yogi Ramacharaka and Theron Q. Dumont) has left an extensive written legacy. This being one of the volumes published under his own name. Cloth a little rubbed overall with some faint fading to boards and spine, spine ends and corners lightly bruised, page edges darkened, top edge foxed. Text pages a bit browned but fresh and unmarked. Overall a VG+ copy (no dust jacket -as issued?). Quite scarce in this edition. Item #63775

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