Man: Whence, How and Whither - A Record of Clairvoyant Investigation. Charles Webster LEADBEATER, Annie Besant.
Man: Whence, How and Whither - A Record of Clairvoyant Investigation.
Man: Whence, How and Whither - A Record of Clairvoyant Investigation.

Man: Whence, How and Whither - A Record of Clairvoyant Investigation.

Adyar, Madras & Benares, India / London: Theosophical Publishing House, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Small quarto. x + 524pp. Navy cloth with gilt lettering on spine & titling in blind on front board. Double-page frontispiece color plate, multi-colour map, appendix, index. Large fold out map showing "The Migrations of the Fifth or Aryan Root Race. The first edition of this volume in which Besant, relying on information from Leadbeater obtained by "astral clairvoyance", further develops Blavatsky's cosmological theory that Root Races are stages in human evolution. Light overall shelf wear and rubbing to cloth and edges, spine ends and corners bruised and chafed with a few tiny tears and chips at spine ends, light fraying at corners, page edges & endpapers darkened and foxed, front endpapers cracking at inner hinge but hinge holding well, title page quite browned and foxed, pages toned with some light scattered foxing throughout but no markings to text. A tight VG copy of the uncommon first edition. (no dust jacket). Item #69337

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