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Der physikalische Mediumismus

Nature volume 119, pages 187189 (05 February 1927) | Download Citation



THIS imposing volume is known in Germany and Austria as the “Dreimannerbuch.” It is the first of a trio of books intended to deal exhaustively with modern representatives of those occult sciences 'which have never ceased to occupy a certain type of mind since the days of Paracelsus. The increasing habit of civilised humanity to submit all such ‘hidden’ sources of knowledge to examination by modern scientific methods has driven their advocates and devotees to adopt at least an apparently up-to-date terminology.

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