History of Spiritualism

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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[Marsh, Leonard.] "Apocatastasis, The; or, Progress Backwards. A new Tract for the Times." Burlington (U.S.): 1854. (rare).
Adare, Viscount. "Experiences in Spiritualism." London: 1871.
Alexander Aksakof. "A Case of Partial Dematerialization." Boston: 1898.
Augustine, Saint (Bishop of Hippo). "De cura pro Mortuis (How to help the dead)." 1651.
Augustine, Saint (Bishop of Hippo). "The City of God (De civitate Dei)." 1610.
Barrett, Sir William. "On The Threshold of the Unseen." New York: 1920.
Bartlett, George C. "The Salem Seer: reminiscences of Charles H. Foster." New York: 1891, 157pp.
Bates, Paulina. "The Divine Book of Holy and Eternal Wisdom revealing the Word of God out of whose Mouth goeth a Sharp Sword." Canterbury, N.H.: 1841, 700pp.
Begbie, Harold. "On the Side of the Angels:a reply to Arthur Machen." London: 1915, 126pp.
Bennett, Edward T. "Twenty Years of Psychical Research." London: 1904.
Besant, Annie Wood. "H. P. Blavatsky and the Masters of Wisdom." London: 1907, 57pp.
Bisson, Juliette Alexandre. "Les phenomenes dits de materialisation; Ètude expÈrimentale." Paris [Fr]: 1914, 311pp.
Bond, Bligh Frederick, "The Gate of Remembrance: the story of the psychological experiment which resulted in the discovery of the Edgar Chapel at Glastonbury." Oxford: 1918.
Bozzano, Ernesto. "Psicologia e Spiritismo." 2 Vols., Turin: 1908.
Brackett, E. A. "Materialized Apparitions." Boston: 1886.
Bradley, Herbert Dennis. "Towards the Stars." London: 1925, 444pp.
Bradley, Herbert Dennis. "The Wisdom of the Gods." London: 1924, 331pp.
Britten, Emma Hardinge. "Autobiography of Emma Hardinge Britten." London: 1900, 275pp.
Britten, Emma Hardinge. "Modern American Spiritualism." New York: 1870.
Britten, Emma Hardinge. "Nineteenth Century Miracles." New York: 1884.
Britten, Emma Hardinge. "Faiths, Facts and Frauds of Religious History." Melbourne: 1879, 132pp.
Brofferio, Angelo. "Fur den Spiritismus." Leipzig: 1894.
Brofferio, Angelo. "Per to Spiritismo." Milan: 1892.
Capron, Eliab W. "Modern Spiritualism: Its facts and fanaticisms, its consistencies and contradictions." New York: 1855 (arno 1976).
Carrington, Hereward. "Eusapia Palladino and Her Phenomena." New York: 1909, 353pp.
Coates, James. "Photographing the Invisible : practical studies in spirit photography, spirit portraiture, and other rare but allied phenomena / by James Coates with 90 photographs." London: 1921, 395pp.
Colburn, Nettie. "Was Abraham Lincoln a Spiritualist?" Philadephia: 1891, 264pp.
Cook, E. Wake. "Retrogression in Art." London: 1924, 223pp.
Cooper, Robert. "Spiritual Experiences: Including Seven Months with the Brothers Davenport.", London: 1867, 219pp.
Cox, Serjeant. "What am I?" [probably a pamphlet].
Crawford, William J. "The Reality of Psychic Phenomena." London: 1916.
Crawford, William J. "Experiments in Psychical Science." London: 1919.
Crawford, William J. "The Psychic Structures at the Goligher Circle." London: 1921, 151pp.
Creswell, R.H. "The liturgy of the eighth book of 'The Apostolic Constitutions', commonly called the Clementine liturgy;[aka Ethiopic Didascalia]." London: 1900, 94pp.
Crookes, Sir William. "Researches in the Phenomena of Spiritualism." London: 1880.
Crowe, Catherine. "The Night Side of Nature, or, Ghosts and ghost seers." London: 1848, 451pp.
Crowell, Eugene. "The Identity of Primitive Christianity and Modern Spiritualism." 2 Vols., New York: 1875.
Cummins, Geraldine. "Scripts of Cleophas." London: 1928.
Curtis, James. "Rustlings in the Golden City; being a record of spiritualistic experiences in Ballarat and Melbourne [with Henry Slade]." Ballarat: 1890, 300pp.
Davis, Andrew Jackson. "Great Harmonia." 5 vols. 1851-55.
Davis, Andrew Jackson. "Harmonial Philosophy."
Davis, Andrew Jackson. "The Magic Staff." New York: 1857, 552 pp.
Davis, Andrew Jackson. "Principles of Nature." Los Angeles: 1847.
Davis, Andrew Jackson. "Nature's Divine Revelations."
Davis, Andrew Jackson. "The Univercoelum."
Davis, Andrew Jackson. "The Philosophy of Spiritual Intercourse." New York: 1851.
De Morgan, Sophia Elizabeth. "From matter to spirit: The result of ten years'experience in spirit manifestations." London: 1863, 388pp.
Denton, William. "Nature's Secrets: or, Psychometric researches." London: 1863, 335pp.
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. "The Case for Spirit Photography." New York: 1922.
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. "The New Revelation." Toronto: 1919.
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. "Our American Adventure." London: 1923.
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. "The Wanderings of a Spiritualist." New York: 1921.
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. "The Spiritualists' Reader (sayings)." Manchester: [UK] 1924, 158pp.
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. " The Vital Message." London: 1919 also here
du Prel, Baron Carl. "A Problem for Conjurers." (rare).
du Prel, Baron Carl. "Philosophy of Mysticism." 2 Vols. London: 1889. Trans. by C. C. Massey.
Edmonds, John Worth and George T. Dexter, M.D. "Spiritualism." New York: 1853.
Esperance, E. d'. "Shadow Land; or, Light from the other side." London: 1897, 414pp.
Farmer, John S, "'Twixt Two Worlds: a narrative of the life and work of William Eglinton." London: 1886, 196pp.
Flournoy, Thaedore. "From India to the Planet Mars." London: 1900 446pp.
Fournier, E. E. d'Albe. "Life of Sir William Crookes." London: 1923 412pp.
Funk, Isaac K. "The Psychic Riddle." New York: 1907, 243pp.
Funk, Isaac K. "The Widow's Mite and other psychic phenomena." New York: 1904, 538pp.
Geley, Gustave. "L'Ectoplasmie et la Clairvoyance." 1924.
Geley, Gustave. "From the Unconscious to the Conscious." Glasgow: 1920, 328pp.
Glanvil, Joseph. "Saducismus Triumphatus, or, Full and plain evidence concerning witches and apparitions." 1682, 597pp.
Glendinning, Andrew. "The Veil Lifted: modern developments of spirit photography." London: 1894, 164pp.
Gordon, Margaret Maria. "Home Life of Sir David Brewster." Edinburgh: 1869.
Hare, Robert. "Experimental Investigation of the Spirit Manifestations." New York: 1856.
Harris, Thomas Lake. "A Lyric of the Golden Age." New York: 1856.
Harris, Thomas Lake. "A Lyric The Morning Land." New York: 1854.
Hellenbach von Pazolay, Lazar, Freiher. "Prejudices of Mankind (Vorurtheile der Menschheit)." 1879 (trans. rare).
Henslow, George "Proofs of the Truths of Spiritualism." London: 1919, 255pp.
Hermas, 2nd cent. "The Pastor of Hermas." London: 1833, 118pp.
Hill, J. Arthur. "Spiritualism: Its history, phenomena and doctrine." New York: 1919.
Holms, A.Campbell. "The Facts of Psychic Science and Philosophy." London: 1925, 512pp.
Home, D.D. "Incidents in my Life." New York: 1863.
Home, D.D. "Lights and Shadows of Spiritualism." New York: 1877, 412pp.
Houdini, Harry. "A Magician Among the Spirits." New York: 1924.
Houghton, Georgiana. "Chronicles of the Photographs of Spiritual Beings." London: 1882, 273pp.
Jencken, H.D. "A Compendium of Modern Roman Law." (married Kate Fox).
Kane, Elisha. "The love-life of Dr. Kane." New York: 1866, 288pp.
Kardec, Allan. "Le Livre des Esprits (The Spirits' Book)." Paris: 1857.
Kardec, Allan. "The Mediums' Book." 1861 .
Kardec, Allan. "The Gospel as Explained by Spirits." 1864.
Kardec, Allan. "Heaven and Hell." London: 1865 448p.
Kardec, Allan. "Genesis." 1867.
Kardec, Allan. "What is Spiritism?" .
Kardec, Allan. "Spiritism Reduced to its Simplest Expression.".
Kelway-Bamber, Mrs. B. "Claude's Book." London: 1918, 136pp.
Lombroso, Cesare. "After Death-What ?" Boston: 1909, 364pp.
Lang, Andrew. "Historical Mysteries." London: 1904, 374pp.
Lillie, Arthur. "Modern Mystics and Modern Magic." London: 1894, 172pp.
Lodge, Sir Oliver. "The Survival of Man." London: 1909.
Lodge, Sir Oliver. "Raymond." London: 1916.
London Dialectical Society. "Report on spiritualism together with evidence." London: 1871.
Marryat, Florence. "There Is No Death." Philadelphia: 1920.
Massey, C. C. "Thoughts of a modern mystic: a selection from the writings of the late C. C. Massey." London: 1909, 227pp.
Maxwell, Dr. J. "Metapsychical Phenomena." (trans. 1905).
McCabe, Joseph. "Spiritualism. A Popular History from 1847." London: 1920.
McEvilly, Mary. "Meslom's Messages from the Life Beyond." New York: 1920, 139pp.
McEvilly, Mary. "To Woman from Meslom." New York: 1920, 108pp.
Meyer, M. Jean. "From the Unconscious to the Conscious." (rare).
Moore, Admiral Usborne. "Glimpses of the Next State." London 1911.
Moore, Admiral Usborne. "The Voices." London: 1913.
Moses, William Stainton. "Higher Aspects of Spiritualism." London: 1880 124pp.
Moses, William Stainton. "Psychography: a treatise on one of the objective forms of psychic or spiritual phenomena." 2nd ed. London: 1882, 127pp.
Moses, William Stainton. "Spirit Identity." London: 1879, 143 pp.
Moses, William Stainton. "Spirit Teachings." London: 1883, 291pp.
Mumler, William H. "Personal Experiences of William H. Mumler in Spirit Photography." Boston: 1875, 68pp.
Myers, Frederic William Henry. "Fragments of Prose and Poetry." London: 1904, 210pp.
Myers, Frederic W. H. "Human Personality." 2 vol. London: 1903
Nichols, T. L. "A Biography of the Brothers Davenport.", London: 1864, 360pp.
Nichols, T. L. "Supramundane Facts in the Life of Rev. J. B. Ferguson, LL.D." London: 1865, 264pp.
Olcott, Henry Steele. "People from the Other World." Rutland, VT: 1875.
Oliphant, Laurence. "Sympneumata; or, Evolutionary forces now alive in man." Edinburgh: 1885.
Oliphant, Laurence. "Masollam: a problem of the period: a novel." 3 vol., Edinburgh: 1886
Owen, Hon. Robert Dale. "Footfalls on the Boundary of Another world." London: 1860.
Owen, Hon. Robert Dale. "The Debatable Land." New York: 1871.
Owen, Rev. G. Vale. "Facts and the Future Life." London: 1922, 191pp.
Owen, Rev. G. Vale. "The Life Beyond the Veil." (5 vols) London: 1920.
Oxley, William. "Angelic Revelations." (5 vols).
Peterson, Andrew Thomas Turton. "Essays from the unseen: delivered through the mouth of W.L., a sensitive." London: 1885, 521pp.
Platts, Jessie. "The Witness." London: 1920, 288pp.
Podmore, Frank. "Modern Spiritualism: A History and Criticism." London: 1902.
Pole, Major W. Tudor. "Private Dowding: A Plain Record of the After-Death Experiences of a Soldier killed in Battle." London: 1917.
Pyle, Howard. "The buccaneers and marooners of America." London: 1891, 403pp.
Randall, Edward C. "The Dead Have Never Died." New York: 1917, 262pp.
Richet, "Thirty Years of Psychical Research." London: 1923.
Rogers, Edmund Dawson. "Life and Experience." (rare).
Rolf, Little. "Grenadier Rolf." London: 1920.
Sage, M. "Mrs. Piper and the S.P.R." New York: 1904.
Schiller, F.C.S. "War Prophecies." (rare).
Schrenck Notzing, Baron von. "Phenomena of Materialization." London: 1920.
Shirley, Ralph. "The Angel Warriors at Mons." London: 1915, 15pp.
Shirley, Ralph. "Prophecies and Omens of the Great War." London: 1914, 64pp.
Shorter, Thomas. "Confessions of a Truth Seeker." London: 1859, 222pp.
Spicer, Henry. "Sights and Sounds." London: 1853, 480pp.
Stead, William Thomas. "Letters from Julia." London: 1914.
Stewart, Philemon. "A holy, sacred, and divine roll and book; from the Lord God of heaven, to the inhabitants of earth." Canterbury, N.H., 1843, 402pp.
Stuart, Rosa. "Dreams and Visions of the War." London: 1917 (rare).
Swedenborg, Emanuel. "Heaven and Hell."
Swedenborg, Emanuel. "The New Jerusalem."
Swedenborg, Emanuel. "Arcana Coelestia."
Trethewy, A. W. "The 'Controls' of Stainton Moses." London: 1923, 291pp.
Thurston, Herbert. "The War and the Prophets." London: 1915, 190pp.
Truesdell, John W. "The Bottom Facts concerning the science of Spiritualism." New York: 1892.
Turvey, Vincent N. "Beginnings of Seership, or, Super-normal mental activity." London: 1911, 230pp.
Tweedale, Charles L. "Man's Survival After Death." London: 1909, 277pp.
Underhill, Anne Leah (Fox). "The Missing Link in Modern Spiritualism.", New York: 1885.
Walbrook, Lilian. "Case of Lester Coltman." London: 1924.
Wallace, Alfred Russel. "On Miracles and Modern Spiritualism." London: 1875, 236pp.
Wickland, Carl A. "Thirty Years among the Dead." London: 1924, 390pp.
Wilkinson, Garth. "Emanuel Swedenborg; a biographical sketch." London: 1886, 296pp.
Wolfe, Napoleon Bonaparte. "Startling Facts in Modern Spiritualism." Cincinnati: 1874, 543pp.
Wynn, Walter. "Rupert lives!" London: 1923, 127pp (rare).
Zollner, Johann Karl Friedrich. "Transcendental Physics." London: 1880. 266pp.