Servants of the Supernatural by Antonio Melechi
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Servants of the Supernatural
By Antonio Melechi

Servants of the Supernatural

The Night Side of the Victorian Mind

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Servants of the Supernatural by Antonio Melechi

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Born of the so-called Victorian 'pseudo science' of mesmerism, the seance enjoyed a late 19th century golden age that ministered to the Victorian obsession with science, religious doubt, and entertainment. Mediums, psychics and somnambulists were investigated by amateur sleuths and by scientists like Faraday and Darwin; their performances imitated and exposed by magicians, denounced by clerics, satirised in the press. Yet the popularity of spiritualism and the seance endured - and does so to this day.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780099478867
ISBN-10: 0099478862
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 128mm x 19mm)
Pages: 320
Imprint: Arrow Books Ltd
Publisher: Cornerstone
Publish Date: 1-Jan-2009
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Antonio Melechi

Antonio Melechi is a Visiting Fellow at the University of York and the author of Fugitive Minds.

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