PHANTASMATA, or Illusions & Fanaticisms of Protean Forms Productive of Great Evils. Two volumes.
London: T.C. Newby, 1857. FIRST EDITION. Front hinges show professional repair and binding is tight and firm; titles bright and clear; A FINE SET, rebound in a premium royal blue cloth with bright gilt titles. Partial contents: epidemic disorders of the mind, sorcery of ancient times and its relations to modern witchcraft, dreams and visions of Swedenborg, the visions and revelations of St. Teresa, opinions of Catholic and Protestant Churches on the subject of sorcery, the revived sorcery of Paganism, Flagellation, a review of malefic spirits, and a lengthy examination of Joan of Arc. V. I: [xlii], 504 V. II: [iv], 588 pages. Octavo. (Item ID: 15689)