London: Borderland, 1893-1895. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto. Bound periodical (Vol 1+2). Good: Publisher's original powder blue cloth with gilt stamped titles and designs to the upper boards and spine. Cloth is worn and age soiled, corners bumped and scuffed, spine tips are pushed, spine's have dulled to a gray colour, gilt-stamping still clearly visible to the spine and bright to the upper boards. Some marking and stains and general wear to the cloth. Contents are clean and tightly bound, original lemon endpapers, bookplates of author Piere Leslie Pielou to the fpd's, also bears the plate of the Irish Theosophical Society and ownership signatures. With full indexes, lists of contributors and many black and white illustrations and photographic plates throughout. Very scarce.
*Articles and photos covering many different aspects of the occult, Study of physicical phenomena, Jeanne D'Arc Saint and Clairvoyant, Automatic writing, Seances, Necromancy, Thought healing, Theosophy, Reincarnation, Glossary of Psyhic Phenomena, Celetial Science, Palmistry, Ghost Stories, Mesmerism, Animal Magnetism, Dream Logic, Hauntings, Crystal Gazing, Psychics, Witchcraft, Occultism, Premonitions, Telepathy, Madame Blavatsky, Mrs Piper, Hypnotism, Thought transference, Trance Phonemena, Survival after Death, Spirit Photography, Mystic Musicians, Haunted Houses, Premonitions of Death and Disaster, Sorcerers of the Indian Hills, Letters from the Dead, The New Witchcraft, Second sight in the Highlands, Superstition, Folklore, Witch Burning etc, with many accompanying photographic plates and illustrations.